Understanding Aging: Aging and Mental Health

Editor/Author Segal, Daniel L., Qualls, Sara Honn and Smyer, Michael A.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $52.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $78.00
ISBN: 978-1-11-913313-1
Category: Psychology
Image Count: 36
Book Status: Available
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Aging and Mental Health, Third Edition is an ideal text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in psychology, for service providers in psychology, psychiatry, social work, and counseling, and for clinicians who are experienced mental health service providers but who have not had much experience working specifically with older adults and their families.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Introduction
  • 1. Mental Health and Aging
  • 2. Basic Gerontology for Working with Older Adults
  • 3. Psychological Bases of Positive Mental Health
  • Part II: Models of Mental Health in Later Life
  • Part II Preface
  • 4. Psychodynamic Model
  • 5. Cognitive‐Behavioral Model
  • 6 Stress and Coping Model
  • 7. Family Systems Model
  • Part II: Summary and Commentary
  • Part III: Introduction to Mental Disorders
  • Part III Preface
  • 8. Cognitive Impairment and Neurocognitive Disorders
  • 9. Major Depression and Bipolar Disorder
  • 10. Serious Mental Disorders in Older Adults
  • 11. Anxiety Disorders, Hoarding Disorder, and Post‐Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • 12. Sexual Disorders, Sleep Disorders, and Chronic Pain
  • 13. Substance‐Related Disorders and Personality Disorders
  • Part IV: Settings and Contexts of Mental Health
  • Part IV Preface
  • 14. Health Services Delivery Systems
  • 15. Housing, Social Services, and Mental Health
  • 16. Family and Friend Relationships, and Caregiving
  • 17. Ethical Issues in Work with Older Adults
  • Epilogue
  • End User License Agreement