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By Robin P. Bonifas,Jamie Valderrama,Alyse November,Katherine Parker Cardinal,Eleanor Feldman Barbera,Stephanie Langer

“This ebook presents a origin for realizing bullying behaviors between older adults . . . and [fills] a big hole in an issue the place so few different assets are available.”

—Mercedes Bern-Klug, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.A., John A. Hartford Geriatric Social paintings school student, and Director, getting older reports software, college of Iowa

“This a lot wanted source is definitely researched and entire of useful instruments that may be utilized by quite a lot of practitioners. somebody who works with older adults may still hold this useful as a pragmatic reference of their daily work.”

Judah L. Ronch, Ph.D., Dean and Professor, Erickson tuition, college of Maryland Baltimore County

Unbeknownst to many, bullying isn't an event restricted to formative years, yet is a scourge taking place a ways too usually between older adults in addition. reports have printed the alarmingly excessive cost at which older adults in senior courses and care settings are bullied through their friends, leading to profoundly unwanted effects at the elders, the employees, and the neighborhood during which it's taking place. Bullying between Older Adults is the 1st source to deal with this serious factor, supplying the information and instruments to acknowledge bullying and boost confident how one can interfere and stop it.

As knowledgeable on late-life bullying, writer Robin Bonifas attracts upon a transforming into physique of study in addition to the voices and real reports of the goals and perpetrators of bullying. She exposes the character of this phenomenon after which offers confident, proactive methods for community-based or long term care employees to lessen and forestall it from occurring. choked with sensible assets and examples, this advisor bargains powerful intervention innovations that together with empathy education, empowerment techniques, bystander intervention, and more.

Special features:

• targeted, step by step anti-bullying interventions

• powerful coping suggestions to reduce adverse effects for these bullied

• pro-social actions to advertise empathy

• really good techniques for citizens with dementia or psychological illness

• studying actions, case reviews, pattern kinds, and coverage directions (also on hand as downloadable PDF files)

Bullying between Older Adults could be a useful source in growing an environment of being concerned and admire between either citizens and staff.

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