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Chapter 10 - pain and to maintain personal integrity and...

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1 Older Adults: Needs and Services Chapter 10 “OLD” Anyone over age 65. Life expectancy. “Graying of America” Aging Senescence : onset of the degenerative process. Ageism : the discrimination or differential treatment based on age alone. Retirement Older Adults Families “Sandwich Generation” Dying and Death Hospice – Goal is to minimize
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Unformatted text preview: pain and to maintain personal integrity and control over the dying process. Euthanasia “Living Will” Older Adults • Aging and mental health • Abuse and neglect • Housing • Long-term care • Transportation 2 Older Adults Services for older adults Role of social work...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course SOCW 231 taught by Professor Marilynhall during the Fall '10 term at Collins.

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