Seniors and Aging


Standards for Social Work Practice with Family Caregivers of Older Adults

November 8, 2010

Social workers understand that family caregivers play an important role in supporting older adults. They also understand that family caregivers do...

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Nursing Home Residents Should Enjoy the Holidays Too!

April 27, 2010

By Bonnie Camp, BSW Introduction Visiting Often Spirituality and the Holidays The Importance of...

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Who Am I Now? The Ever Changing Role of the Caregiver

July 8, 2009

Perception Role Changes Changes in Level of Care Financial...

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Three Questions About Driving and Dementia

October 15, 2008

By Geri Adler, PhD, MSW   Introduction Dr. Geri Adler is Assistant Professor in the Graduate College of Social Work at the University of...

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Factors Associated With Perceived Quality of Life Among Rural and Urban Elders in Kentucky

July 21, 2008

By Melissa Slone, MSW   Introduction Study Method Results Conclusions Kentucky River Communities in...

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Tres Preguntas Sobre el Envejecimiento-en-Casa

June 20, 2008

por Kathy Black, PhD, MSW   Introducción Kathy Black, PhD, MSW, MPH, MSG. es Hartford Geriatric Social Work Faculty Scholar y Profesora...

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Three Questions About Alzheimer’s Caregivers and Grief

May 22, 2008

By Sara Sanders, PhD, MSW   Introduction Studies have shown that caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease are at an increased risk...

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Three Questions About Retirement’s Effects on the Retiree and the Spouse

April 14, 2008

By John D. Weaver, MSW, LCSW, BCD, ACSW, CBHE   Introduction John D. Weaver, LCSW, BCD, ACSW is a founding partner of EYE OF THE STORM, Inc.,...

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Three Questions About Aging-in-Place: Q&A with Dr. Kathy Black

March 27, 2008

By Kathy Black, PhD, MSW   Introduction Kathy Black, PhD, MSW, MPH, MSG. is a Hartford Geriatric Social Work Faculty Scholar and Associate...

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“Ow. Ouch. My Aching Back, Oh, My Knees, My Hips, and My Bones Hurt!”: How a Geriatric Care Manager Can Help

November 30, 2007

By Sealani B. Weiner, MSW, LISW, CSW   Introduction How Can Someone Help a Person Who May Be Struggling...

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