Aging Families and Use of Proverbs for Values Enrichment by Vera R Jackson

By Vera R Jackson

these offering providers to older folks needs to strengthen intervention suggestions which are proper to their clients’life studies. getting older households and Use of Proverbs for Values Enrichment provides directors, practitioners, educators, researchers, and scholars with intervention types that recognize and construct upon the proverbs orientation of the older patron. This insightful booklet bargains info from contributing authors who've expert and private adventure with using proverbs. Proverbs, pithy sayings that underline simple existence truths, are proven during this ebook to paintings as transmitters of values and as review tools.

To enhance the facility of carrier courses addressing the wishes of older people, getting older households and Use of Proverbs for Values Enrichment delineates present ways which are reasonably cheap or free of charge to the merchant and valuable to older individuals. in addition, those practices are thought of in the context of a conceptual version of proverbs intervention courses for older folks that takes into account rules of care, cultural variety, and kinfolk traditions.

Contributors research human capabilities, coping mechanisms, and boundaries, in addition to different extra common topics:

  • Rehabilitation: Dispels the parable that older folks can't holiday long term conduct and examine new issues that might increase their lives.
  • Intergenerational Transmission: Discusses family-oriented and cultural values which are handed down from new release to new release through oral tradition.
  • Coping with lifestyles occasions: Addresses proverbs as coping mechanisms for surviving the social transitions of life.
  • Health and health and wellbeing Care: Dispels the parable that a few well-being care practices are taboo between older persons.
  • Cultural and kinfolk Ties: Discusses proverbs because the cornerstone of kin sharing concerning life’s lessons.
  • Spirituality: Contrasts African American religiosity with spirituality. Discusses proverbs as messages of religion and hope.

    Any one that presents providers to older persons--social staff, counselors, physicians, nurses, ministers and different contributors of the clergy, speech and actual therapists, rehabilitation counselors, and relatives therapists--can make the most of utilizing proverbs, as proven during this ebook, of their care approach.

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