Health and Wellbeing for Older People - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780702023156

Health and Wellbeing for Older People

1st Edition

Foundations for Practice

Authors: Anne Squire
Paperback ISBN: 9780702023156
Imprint: Bailièrre Tindall
Published Date: 11th June 2002
Page Count: 392
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Description

Foreword. Preface. Acknowledgements. Section 1 Health Promotion concepts and older people. What affects the health of older people? The scope, goals and values of health promotion with older people. Who promotes the health of older people? Section 2 Facilitating health and well-being. Helping older people towards healthier living. Planning and evaluating health promotion with older people. Working in partnership with others. Using effective communication tools with and for older people. Section 3 Working with older people in different settings. Working with older people in community settings. Working with older people in hospital settings. Working with older people in residential settings. Section 4 The way forward: challenges in the promotion of health of older people. Life, work and livelihood in the Third Age. Resources. Index.

Table of Contents

Foreword. Preface. Acknowledgements. Section 1 Health Promotion concepts and older people. What affects the health of older people? The scope, goals and values of health promotion with older people. Who promotes the health of older people? Section 2 Facilitating health and well-being. Helping older people towards healthier living. Planning and evaluating health promotion with older people. Working in partnership with others. Using effective communication tools with and for older people. Section 3 Working with older people in different settings. Working with older people in community settings. Working with older people in hospital settings. Working with older people in residential settings. Section 4 The way forward: challenges in the promotion of health of older people. Life, work and livelihood in the Third Age. Resources. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
392
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Bailièrre Tindall 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
Paperback ISBN:
9780702023156

About the Author

Anne Squire

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Public Health/Health Promotion, Teaching Fellow, University of Wales, Bangor, Wales, UK