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"This assortment is a well timed and ideal contribution to the research of resilience and the sector of gerontology."--Anthropology and getting older Quarterly

This state-of-the technology, multidisciplinary Annual evaluation of Gerontology and Geriatrics presents a accomplished exam of severe concerns on resilience in quite a few existence domain names valuable to the health of older people. It examines the position of resilience in picking out adjustment and serve as within the domain names of future health, grief and bereavement, actual job and functioning, spirituality, paintings, retirement, intellectual/cognitive functioning, dealing with existence occasions, care giving, and psychological overall healthiness interventions.

The first part of the ebook addresses such domain names of resilience as immunological functionality, rigidity and temper issues, emotional and cognitive resilience, adjustment to cultural and environmental alterations, and spirituality. part is worried with useful purposes of resilience. A developmental family members standpoint is used to check alterations in edition to age-related demanding situations. The function of resilience in geriatric rehabilitation is mentioned as is adaptive coping in regard to loss and trauma. The textual content additionally explores resilience in regard to occupation administration, retirement, and volunteerism, considers resilience as an element of overall healthiness in regard to public coverage, and examines exemplary public healthiness courses and regulations and the connection of resilience to health and wellbeing care finance. additionally addressed is resilience in caregiving as a together precious technique, medical interventions that improve resilience, and resilience from a lifespan developmental perspective.

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  • Synthesizes the simplest present learn within the box, with direct perform implications
  • Addresses resilience in regard to immunological functionality, emotional and cognitive resilience, and spirituality
  • Explores the position of resilience in geriatric rehabilitation, profession administration and retirement, person-environ healthy, and public overall healthiness and policy
  • Examines instructions for destiny learn and resilience-oriented interventions

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