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eBook Counseling Troubled Older Adults: A Handbook for Pastors and Religious Caregivers ePub

by Andrew J. Weaver,Harold G. Koenig

  • ISBN: 0687017319
  • Category: Humanities
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: Andrew J. Weaver,Harold G. Koenig
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Abingdon Press; 1 edition (March 1, 1997)
  • Pages: 256
  • ePub book: 1592 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1353 kb
  • Other: txt lrf txt mbr
  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 912

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Counseling Troubled Older Adults book. By providing this handbook for pastors and other religious caregivers, Koenig and Weaver provide a resource that will help improve the clinical skills of caregivers in working with older persons with sy Counseling Troubled Older Adults is designed as a pastoral care textbook for use in theological seminaries and by ministers engaged in pastoral ministry with older persons.

Counseling Troubled Older Adults is designed to be a pastoral care text for those in training for pastoral ministry as well as a useful resource casebook for those engaged in pastoral work with older persons. The book addresses mental health problems commonly found among elderly people. Part 2 is presented in case vignette format in much the same style used to train mental health professionals.

Counseling Troubled Older Adults: A Handbook for Pastors and Religious Caregivers Harold G. Koenig & Andrew J. Weaver. Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press, 1997, 256 p. Price not stated. Melbourne, Australia. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 10 January 2005. Export citation Request permission.

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Harold Koenig and Andrew Weaver address this problem by providing practical guidance in dealing with such issues as Alzheimer's disease, the chronically ill, relocation, health crises, grief, depression, anxiety, gender differences, poverty, and the needs of children of older adults.

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Weaver, Preston, and Flannelly use case studies to show how to handle such tough situations. Treatment options, referral possibilities and procedures are explained so that the caregiver knows how to help those in their care cope with catastrophic emotional distress. This book is intended primarily as a teaching/caring resource and pastoral aid to be studied over time; however, the authors include a quick reference section for emergency aid.

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A HANDBOOK FOR CLERGY COUNSELING FAMILIES Counseling Families Across the Lifespan: A Handbook for Pastors and Other Religious Professionals is designed to be a text for those in training for pastoral ministry, as well as a practical resource for women and men engaged in ministry with families. This section spells out the need for special expertise by pastors and other religious professionals about how to recognize and address important transitional lifespan issues and related family problems. The scientific evidence that non-punitive, nurturing religious beliefs and practices serve both preventive and healing functions is summarized.

Andrew Weaver is an ordained UM minister with 22 years' experience in ministry and a Clinical Psychologist. Harold G. Koenig is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine and Director of the Program on Religion, Aging, and Health at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

Andrew J. Weaver, Linda A. Revilla, and Harold G. Koenig. Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press

Andrew J. Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press. Article in The Family Journal 11(1):101-102 · January 2003 with 37 Reads. How we measure 'reads'. Robert R. Carkhuff and Bernard G. Berenson1 boldly state that: When we look at the data, we find that troubled people, both children and adults, are as likely to be rehabilitated if they are left alone as if they are treated in professional counselling and psychotherapy. June 2009 · Home Health Care Management & Practice. Barbara Stover Gingerich.

Counseling Troubled Older Adults is designed as a pastoral care textbook for use in theological seminaries and by ministers engaged in pastoral ministry with older persons. By providing this handbook for pastors and other religious caregivers, Koenig and Weaver provide a resource that will help improve the clinical skills of caregivers in working with older persons with symptoms of mental illnesses. It will inform clergy of the most recent research on how older people draw upon their faith to cope with crises. Contents: *The role of clergy in geriatric mental health * Case Studies: -depression -anxiety - Alzheimer's disease - major psychoses/schizophrenia - alcohol/drug/prescription abuse & dependence -Other disorders including somatization disorder, insomnia, sexual dysfuntion, elder abuse, etc. Helpful aids in the back include an index, glossary, and a list of agencies to contact for further information.

Comments

Beardana Beardana
Some helpful ideas for my 90 year old mom.
Mot Mot
I just finished this book for a class on ministry with older adults. I thought it was interesting and easy to use. The case studies presented information in a highly readable, user-friendly format. It made me stop to think more about the mental health of America's senior adults.