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Value of Gerontology for Occupational Social Work

Social Work

Author: Safford, F.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1988


As aging increasingly affects U.S. society, occupational social workers can benefit from gerontological research & practice in developing programs to help older employees counteract ageism, prepare for retirement, cope with health challenges, & reduce stress in family relations. The workplace is a convenient site for preventive & therapeutic interventions to meet the social problems associated with longevity.

Further Details

Pages: 42-45
Volume: 33
Issue: 1
Accession Number: 28.5.03
Keywords: North America, older
Reads: 156