Seniors And Aging

 

Long-Term Care Insurance: Surely I Don’t Need to Think About This…

July 16, 2007

By Brenda Wilson, MSW, LCSW, CEAP   Introduction Who Needs Long-Term Care Insurance? What to Look for in a Long-Term...

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Long Term Care Insurance – Surely I Don’t Need to Think About This…

July 9, 2007

By Brenda Wilson, MSW, LCSW, CEAP   Introduction Who Needs Long Term Care Insurance? What to Look for in a Long Term...

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Put Up Your Dukes: Serving Seniors With Disabilities

June 12, 2007

By Irene V. Jackson-Brown, PhD, CSA, and Stephanie I. Thomopoulos, MSW, BCD, CMC Introduction Independent Living Centers The...

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Care of the Caregiver

April 20, 2007

By Francis L. Battisti, MSW, LCSW, BCD   "In the sunset of my father's life, he allowed me to accompany him. . . to be his caregiver. ...

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The Lack of Access to Health Care for Many Older Adults

April 11, 2007

Introduction Disparities in Clinical Trials Public Policies   Introduction Ideally, all Americans should have...

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The Lack of Access to Health Care for Many Older Adults

March 8, 2007

Introduction Disparities in Clinical Trials Public Policies   Introduction Ideally, all Americans should have...

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Loss After Loss: Dealing With the Death of Someone for Whom You Have Provided Care— When Feelings of Grief Turn to Thoughts of Suicide

February 28, 2007

By Lynn Purnell Hagan, PsyD, LCSW   Introduction The Enormous Loss Common Physical and Emotional Responses to the...

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Caregiving Current Trends

June 22, 2006

NEW STUDY FINDS FAMILY CAREGIVERS OF STROKE PATIENTS POORLY PREPARED FOR ENDING OF  SHORT-TERM HOME CARE SERVICES Policymakers Urged to Include...

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Adjusting Our Life Plan

June 13, 2006

By Debra Butler, MSW, LISW   Introduction - Planning for the Unexpected A First Step: Facing the Facts – Kendra's...

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Care for the Caregiver

May 19, 2006

By Sandy DelVillano-Marchi, LMSW   Introduction Stress Associated with Caregiving Common Signs that Caregivers May Need...

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