ERIC Number: ED034160
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
A Seminar on Serving the Older Worker (August 7-9, 1968).
Iowa State Employment Security Commission, Des Moines.
The seminar designed to create a learning situation for individuals whose professional concerns involve vocational needs and problems focused on: the need for employers and employment agencies to foster an objective attitude toward the employment of the older person; differentiation between publicity and public relations; provision of service and agency cooperation for the older adult; expansion of social services for the aged; physical and psychological changes in the aging; employment problems of minority group older workers; serving older veterans; planning at the national level; and planning a seminar. Four workshops covered the following areas: upgrading for employability; developing a plan of action for the older worker; attitudes as they are and as they should be; and job development for the older worker. (A bibliography on various aspects of aging is included.) (nl)
Descriptors: Age, Agency Cooperation, Attitudes, Bibliographies, Counseling, Employment Opportunities, Employment Services, Individual Differences, Job Development, Middle Aged Adults, Minority Groups, National Programs, Older Workers, Public Relations, Retirement, Retraining, Seminars, Social Services, Veterans
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Employment Security Commission, Des Moines.