Health and Wellbeing for Older People

1st Edition

Foundations for Practice

Author:

  • Anne Squire
    • Print ISBN 9780702023156

    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:
    © 2002
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Print ISBN:
    9780702023156

    About the author

    Anne Squire

    Affiliations and Expertise

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