Stories in Ageing - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780729541763, 9780729583992

Stories in Ageing

1st Edition

Reflection, Inquiry, Action

Authors: Margaret Webb Jan Skinner Lisa Woodman
eBook ISBN: 9780729583992
Paperback ISBN: 9780729541763
eBook ISBN: 9780729582193
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 17th January 2013
Page Count: 116

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Perfect for:

• 1st year undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing students

• Post Graduate Aged Care Nursing students

• Certificate III in Aged Care, Home and Community Care and Disability students

• Diploma of Nursing Students

Stories in Ageing presents an insightful collection of personal stories as told by a range of older people, carers, health professionals and family members.

This valuable resource builds empathy and understanding, and provides examples of innovative approaches to care with a focus on reflection, inquiry and action.

The teaching and learning strategies assist in developing skills, attitudes and mindfulness around ageing, with a strong focus on a person-centred and lived approach.

Key Features

• Including 10 chapters, each presenting a variety of stories from consumers, carers and healthcare professionals around a range of topics related to ageing.

• With 19 video stories presenting personal accounts from a range of lived experiences.

Reflection, inquiry and action provide the framework for the teaching and learning strategies for each story, aimed at certificate, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Weblinks, references and readings are included for further reading and research.

Transcripts of all interviews are included in the back of the book and online.

The Evolve online component features all content from the workbook with the addition of the embedded videos.


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About the Authors

Margaret Webb

Margaret Webb

Affiliations and Expertise

RN, RM, BN, GradDip (FET), Med (AWE), GradCert (TESOL), AdvDip (Bus Man) Member, Women’s Network Australia; Director, MW Projects QLD

Jan Skinner

Jan Skinner

Affiliations and Expertise

RN, DipAppSc, BN, MN, GradCert (Mgt) Regional Operations Manager, Aged Care Services; Member, Australian College of Nursing; Foundation Member, The Lantern Project

Lisa Woodman

Lisa Woodman

Affiliations and Expertise

RN, BN, GradDip (Ger Nsg), MEd (Prof), MMgt (Aged Care) Member, Australian College of Nursing, STTI, ACHSE