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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Chia, Swee Hong.
Group and individual work with older people.
London ; Philadelphia, PA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Swee Hong Chia; Julie Heathcote; Jane Marie Hibberd
|Description:||1 online resource (204 p.) : ill.|
|Contents:||Quality of life in older age --
Group and individual work --
Communicating with older people --
The importance of using assessment when working with older people --
Task analysis: working step by step --
Initiating and creating a group --
How to facilitate art and craft activities with groups and individuals --
How to facilitate music and drama activities with groups and individuals --
How to facilitate movement and relaxation with groups and individuals --
How to facilitate reminiscing with groups and individuals --
How to facilitate life skills using group and individual work within a supported living session --
How to facilitate cognitive based activities for stimulation with groups and individuals --
How to facilitate a carer support group --
The importance of evaluating work with older people.
|Responsibility:||Swee Hong Chia, Julie Heathcote and Jane Marie Hibberd ; illustrated by Andrew J. Hibberd.|
I highly recommend this book to occupational therapy students and people who are new to working with older people and are delivering activity sessions. -- British Journal of Occupational Therapy many