Download Adulthood and Aging: Research on Continuities and by Dr. Vern L. Bengtson PhD PDF

By Dr. Vern L. Bengtson PhD

During this quantity amazing students discover and follow the theoretical types of continuity and discontinuity to their learn in grownup improvement. The chapters handle different ways that continuity is tormented by swap over the existence direction, in addition to how participants negotiate and continue the most important continuities by way of adaptive switch. subject matters contain grownup lifestyles crises, disorder, sibling relationships, and gender identification. every one bankruptcy is via an insightful observation. This e-book is a tribute to Bernice L. Neugarten for her contributions to the sector of grownup improvement, inclusive of the concept that of continuities. participants contain W. Andrew Achenbaum, Robert H. Binstock, James Birren, Bertram J. Cohler, Margaret Hellie Huyck, Boaz Kahana, Eva Kahana, Sheldon S. Tobin, Lillian E. Troll, Steven H. Zarit, and others.

Show description

Read Online or Download Adulthood and Aging: Research on Continuities and Discontinuities PDF

Similar geriatrics books

Practical Management of Depression in Older People (Hodder Arnold Publication)

The textual content examines the several remedies for melancholy within the aged. It indicates how the multi-disciplinary crew might impact the effectiveness of such remedies and discusses the sensible implications.

The handholder's handbook: a guide to caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or other dementias

 In a countrywide survey, 19 million americans acknowledged they've got a loved one with Alzheimer's, and 37 million acknowledged they knew a person who had it. but if Rosette Teitel came upon herself within the position of caregiver to her sick husband, she may possibly locate no books that spoke back her useful wishes: How do you supply a 170-pound guy a bath?

Führungskompetenz für Leitende Ärzte: Motivation, Teamführung, Konfliktmanagement im Krankenhaus

Setzen Sie Impulse! Insbesondere von Leitenden Ärzten werden neben den medizinischen zunehmend auch Führungs- Kompetenzen erwartet. Diese Kompetenzen sind nachweislich karrierefördernd. Konkrete Beispiele aus dem ärztlichen Führungsalltag in der KlinikHandfeste Praxisempfehlungen – wissenschaftlich abgesichert/belegt(Beispiele aus dem Klinikalltag in Kombination mit dem dazugehörigen psychologischen Hintergrund)Lösungsstrategien, um souverän und erfolgreich zu agierenInterviews mit anerkannten Führungskräften aus dem Kliniksektor und aus meinungsbildenden Verbänden: Vorstände, Geschäftsführer, ärztliche DirektorenFührungstools für Leitende Ärzte: Checklisten, Kopiervorlagen für Mitarbeitergespräche, checks für Situationstransparenz und –klärung, exams für den Abgleich von Selbst- und Fremdbild …Führungspersönlichkeiten in der Medizin gelingt es, ihre ärztlichen Mitarbeiter zu motivieren.

Dementia in Clinical Practice: A Neurological Perspective: Pragmatic Studies in the Cognitive Function Clinic

This concise, pragmatic, pocket-sized booklet addresses neurological contributions to the prognosis and administration of dementia via a longitudinal exam of the paintings undertaken in a committed neurological dementia health facility. It covers using cognitive and non-cognitive screening tools and their diagnostic software and using different diagnostic investigations: neuroimaging, neurophysiology and neuropathology.

Additional info for Adulthood and Aging: Research on Continuities and Discontinuities

Example text

The environmental modification literature has concentrated primarily on architectural modifications 32 Continuities and Discontinuities in Aging (Regnier & Pynoos, 1987) and prosthetic devices (Mann, Hurren, & Tomita 1993). In addition to these two factors, our model incorporates broader notions of relocation and activity modification (E. , 1994). External Resources of Successful Aging (Component D) FINANCIAL RESOURCES AND AVAILABLE SOCIAL SUPPORTS. We have selected these two of the key external resources generally considered in the gerontological literature and depicted them as distinct from the internal resources or proactive adaptations that helped generate them.

Revenson, T. A. (1987). Age differences in coping with chronic illness. Psychology in Aging, 2(2), 164-170. Filipp, S. (1992). Could it be worse? The diagnosis of cancer as a prototype of traumatic life events. In L. Montada, S. Filipp, & M. ), Life crises and experiences of loss in adulthood (pp. 23-56). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum. French, J. , & Cobb, S. (1974). Adjustment as person-environment fit. In G. V Coelho, D. A. Hamburg, & J. E. ), Coping and adaptation (pp. 316-333). New York: BasicBooks.

C. Rey & C. ), SYSTED 94: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Systems Sciences in Health-Social Services for the Elderly and the Disabled (pp. 145-150). Lausanne, Switzerland: Swiss Institute for Public Health. , & Riley, K. (1987). Loss. In G. ), Encyclopedia of aging (pp. 416-417). New York: Springer Publishing Co. Kobasa, S. , & Puccetti, M. C. (1983).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.78 of 5 – based on 9 votes

About admin