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Bullying Among Older Adults : How to Recognize and Address an Unseen Epidemic (Paperback) (Ph.D. Robin

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While researching actual aggression between residents of nursing facilities, Bonifas discovered lesser forms of negative behavior among residents that resembled bullying in children. Here she offers advice to care providers and seniors themselves on how to recognize such behavior, and--with help from fellow social workers--on how to minimize it effectively. She covers an overview, general interventions to address bullying, and creating caring communities. Among the topics are understanding older people who bully and those who are bullied, a framework for anti-bullying interventions, foundational approaches, empathy training: the Different Like Me culture, social wellness initiatives, and policy implications. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 179
Genre: Psychology, Social Science, Medical
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Health Professions Pr
Author: Ph.D. Robin P. Bonifas
Language: English
Street Date: July 6, 2016
TCIN: 51877904
UPC: 9781938870095
Item Number (DPCI): 248-36-3964
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