Mental Health: Gerontology/Ageing

  • Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Disease, Social and Cultural Context book cover

    Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Disease, Social and Cultural Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    Individuals and families face challenges at the end of life that can vary significantly depending on social and cultural contexts, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death. A number of behavioural interventions…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care book cover

    Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, and many behavioural interventions and clinical approaches have been developed to address this great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death, helping providers to care for their clients…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Aging and Well-Being for Healthcare Professionals: Psychological Perspectives book cover

    A Guide to Aging and Well-Being for Healthcare Professionals

    Psychological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Norman M. Brier

    This book provides practical evidence-based strategies that will help clinicians across a broad range of disciplines to address and discuss the main issues an aging person is likely to face and overcome if they are to maintain a sense of well-being as they age. Based on an extensive body of…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge

  • Psychodynamic Approaches to the Experience of Dementia: Perspectives from Observation, Theory and Practice book cover

    Psychodynamic Approaches to the Experience of Dementia

    Perspectives from Observation, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Evans, Jane Garner, Rachel Darnley Smith

    Psychodynamic Approaches to the Experience of Dementia: Perspectives from Observation, Theory and Practice demonstrates the impact of healthcare approaches that take into account not only the practical needs but also the emotional experience of the patient, their partners, families and friends, lay…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Social Research Methods in Dementia Studies: Inclusion and Innovation book cover

    Social Research Methods in Dementia Studies

    Inclusion and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Keady, Lars-Christer Hydén, Ann Johnson, Caroline Swarbrick

    Traditionally, the most preferred social research methods in dementia studies have been interviews, focus groups and non-participant observations. Most of these methods have been used for a long time by researchers in other social research fields, but their application to the field of dementia…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • International Handbook of Positive Aging book cover

    International Handbook of Positive Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachael E. Docking, Jennifer Stock

    As our global demographic shifts towards an increasingly aging population, we have an opportunity to transform how we experience and think about getting older and embrace the diversity and contribution that this population can bring to society. The International Handbook of Positive Aging showcases…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Ageing, Gender, and Illness in Anglophone Literature: Narrating Age in the Bildungsroman book cover

    Ageing, Gender, and Illness in Anglophone Literature

    Narrating Age in the Bildungsroman, 1st Edition

    By Heike Hartung

    This study establishes age as a category of literary history, delineating age in its interaction with gender and narrative genre. Based on the historical premise that the view of ageing as a burden emerges as a specific narrative in the late eighteenth century, the study highlights how the changing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China book cover

    Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China

    1st Edition

    By Guy Ramsay

    With rapid economic progress and increasing life expectancy in East Asian societies, more attention is being paid by their governments, the media and the academy to mental illness and dementia. While clinical research on mental illness and dementia in Chinese societies acknowledges the importance…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Design for Wellbeing: An Applied Approach book cover

    Design for Wellbeing

    An Applied Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Petermans, Rebecca Cain

    Design for Wellbeing charts the development and application of design research to improve the personal and societal wellbeing and happiness of people. It draws together contributions from internationally leading academics and designers to demonstrate the latest thinking and research on the design…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • The Aging Mind: An Owner's Manual book cover

    The Aging Mind

    An Owner's Manual, 2nd Edition

    By Patrick Rabbitt

    The Aging Mind offers an accessible introduction to what research has revealed about how our bodies and brains age, and how these changes affect our everyday experiences and lives. This second edition is fully updated with contemporary studies and neuroscientific findings, to offer an engaging…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly D. Dodson

    Current estimates indicate that approximately 2.2 million people are incarcerated in federal, state, and local correctional facilities across the United States. There are another 5 million under community correctional supervision. Many of these individuals fall into the classification of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Sleep and Ageing book cover

    Sleep and Ageing

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Morgan

    Sleeping patterns change with age, whether we are growing up, or growing old. While most people are prepared for the rapidly altering sleep patterns of growing children, the evidence suggests that many are unprepared for additional sleep changes in later life, either in themselves or in others. In…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

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