The Resource Dementia Care with Black and Latino Families : a Social Work Problem-Solving Approach

Dementia Care with Black and Latino Families : a Social Work Problem-Solving Approach

Label
Dementia Care with Black and Latino Families : a Social Work Problem-Solving Approach
Title
Dementia Care with Black and Latino Families
Title remainder
a Social Work Problem-Solving Approach
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As America's population ages and becomes more ethnically diverse, there is growing need for social workers to treat not only individuals afflicted with dementia and their families, but to also understand this illness through the eyes of different ethnic groups. This comprehensive volume provides practical guidance for social work professionals working with Black and Latino families living with the daily challenges of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. It is grounded in the interpretation and meaning of dementia in Black and Latino cultural heritages, and based on both a solid the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
362.19683008996073
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.3 .S268 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Dementia Care with Black and Latino Families : a Social Work Problem-Solving Approach
Publication
Note
8. Target Problems and Problem-Solving Goals
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Halftitle; About the Author; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; SECTION I SETTING THE CONTEXT FOR UNDERSTANDING ETHNIC DEMENTIA CARE; 1. Population and Family Caregiving Trends Influencing Dementia Care; CASE EXAMPLE; CHAPTER OVERVIEW; POPULATION TRENDS; FAMILY CAREGIVING FOR OLDER ADULTS; REFERENCES; 2. Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Dementia; CASE EXAMPLE; CHAPTER OVERVIEW; LEARNING ABOUT DEMENTIA DISEASE; EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DEMENTIA AND IMPLICATIONS FOR BLACKS AND LATINOS
  • ETHNIC CONSTRUCTIONS, INTERPRETATIONS, AND MEANINGS OF DEMENTIAUNDERSTANDING THE ETHNIC FRAMEWORK; CAREGIVER SELF-PERCEPTION; REFERENCES; 3. Concepts and Theories to Understand Caregiving for Ethnic Caregivers; CASE EXAMPLE; ATTACHMENT THEORY AND ETHNIC CULTURAL VALUES; AFRICAN AMERICAN AND BLACK KINSHIP CARE; LATINO FAMILISMO; ETHNIC CULTURAL VALUES AND NORMS; REFERENCES; SECTION II SOCIAL WORK PROCESS: TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS FOR ETHNIC POPULATIONS; 4. Social Work and the Social World of Culturally Diverse Caregivers; CASE EXAMPLE; OVERCOMING ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
  • Getting the information from the caregiver and working through the plan formwhere the social worker needs to help; being aware of how problem solving is defined by cultural group; who are the others that the caregiver may seek out as primary problem-solvers (family, friends, church)?; defining problems precisely and concisely; case example; caregiver self-care (cgsc); family member with dementia symptom management (fmdc); care caregiver family resources (cgfr); caregiver community resources (cgcr); example of a completed problem-solving plan; references
  • THE PURPOSEFUL USE OF TOOLS TO GRAPHICALLY ILLUSTRATE THE FUNCTIONING AND INTERACTION OF ETHNIC CAREGIVER, CARE RECIPIENT, AND THE FAMILY WITHIN THE SOCIAL ENVIRONMENTTHE ETHNIC FAMILY CAREGIVER ASSESSMENT: CONFIDENTIAL ETHNIC FAMILY CAREGIVER ASSESSMENT; THE ETHNOCULTURAL ECOMAP; REFERENCES; 7. Identifying the Social Work Role and Problem Domain for Ethnic Caregivers; CASE EXAMPLE; CATEGORIZING ETHNIC CAREGIVER PROBLEMS IN FOUR DOMAINS; LEARNING THE PROBLEM IDENTIFICATION PROCESS; COMPLETING THE PROBLEM-SOLVING PLAN
  • UNDERSTANDING THE SOCIAL WORK ROLE WITH ETHNIC CAREGIVERSIMMIGRATION AND ACCULTURATION CONSTRAINTS TO CARE; UNDERSTANDING THE CAREGIVER EXPERIENCE OF DISCRIMINATION AND RACISM; PROFESSIONAL ETHICAL DILEMMAS AND THE NASW CODE OF ETHICS; REFERENCES; 5. Social Work Roles and Expertise in Providing Services to Ethnic Caregivers; CASE EXAMPLE; SOCIAL WORKER ENGAGEMENT PROCESS ROLE; REFERENCES; 6. Social Work Assessment Tools for Use With Ethnic Caregivers; CASE EXAMPLE
Control code
ocn773565307
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (334 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826106780
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b34525956
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773565307
  • pebcs0826106781

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