Skip to main content
Skip to and open main menu Home Modification
Information Clearinghouse
Translating high quality research specific to better design and building practice
Translating high quality research specific to better design and building practice

Research Library

The HMinfo Research Library contains an in-depth collection of materials on home modifications and related subjects.

The Research Library does not lend books and other items. Under special circumstances, requests to use the library may be made by emailing .

Search Form

Home modifications for the elderly: implications for the occupational therapist

Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics

Author: Auriemma, D., Faust, S., Sibrian, K., Jimenez, J
Year: 1999
Type: Journal Article

Abstract:

With society placing high positive value on independent living for the elderly, the need for home modification is growing. This paper describes current information as well as psychosocial implications that the occupational therapist should consider when collaborating with their elderly clients who wish to remain at home and 'age in place'.

Further Details

Pages 135-144
Volume 16
Issue 3-4
Accession Number December, 2010
Research Notes Electronic copy added 28.01.2014
Keywords housing improvementoldermodificationsafety improvement

Reads 360