By Rebecca S. Allen, Philip P. Haley, Grant M. Harris, Stevie N. Fowler (auth.), Barbara Resnick, Lisa P. Gwyther, Karen A. Roberto (eds.)
Resilience in getting older strategies, examine, and results Barbara Resnick, Karen A. Roberto, and Lisa P. Gwyther, editors whereas clinical advances are prolonging the lives of numerous older adults, toughness can come at a steep expense, akin to power soreness, fatigue, melancholy, or cognitive decline. to satisfy this common problem, resilience—the skill to satisfy and get over setbacks—has emerged as a promising medical method towards winning getting older. the single ebook dedicated exclusively to the significance and improvement of resilience in elders’ caliber of lifestyles, Resilience in getting older deals evidence-based thought, scientific guidance, case examples, and real-world interventions so specialist readers could make the easiest use of this robust instrument, no matter if one’s consumers are within the workplace or in long term care, wanting actual or mental help, “worried good” or heavily unwell. The book’s assurance extends throughout disciplines and domain names, together with: • Cultural and ethnic views on resilience in getting older. • Resilience at the activity for the older employee. • Resilience and character issues. • Fostering resilience in continual sickness. • utilizing the humanities to advertise resilience in folks with dementia. • guidelines to aid resilience in an getting older society. • A resilience-building drawback reaction staff. This wide-ranging lifespan process supplies Resilience in getting older specific relevance to the gamut of practitioners in elder care, together with well-being psychologists, neuropsychologists, medical psychologists, psychiatrists, social staff, geriatricians, kin physicians, nurses, and occupational and actual therapists.