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Positive Communication : Activities to Reduce Isolation and Improve the Wellbeing of Older Adults

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Dynes, a counselor and freelance writer, offers about 100 ready-to-use activities for groups of older people in various settings, to help them reduce isolation, maintain communication skills, and improve their well-being. Each includes information on its purpose, materials, what to do, and other instructions, along with handouts. They focus on activities aimed at maintaining a positive outlook by identifying strengths, interests, hopes, and dreams; discussing difficult topics like asking for help, feeling safe, and end-of-life wishes; maintaining creative abilities; supporting and improving communication skills; helping with memory; focusing on spiritual well-being; improving social communication; using writing for health and well-being; encouraging physical movement; retaining confidence and a positive self-image; and aiding in reminiscence. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 200
Genre: Health + Wellness
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Pub
Author: Robin Dynes
Language: English
Street Date: May 18, 2017
TCIN: 52741870
UPC: 9781785921810
Item Number (DPCI): 248-47-2479
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