ERIC Number: ED074374
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: 0
The Guide for In-Service Training for Developing Services for Older Persons. A Report of the APWA - California Project.
A guide to encourage all concerned personnel to develop and improve resources and skills that will improve their service to the elderly who receive public assistance is presented. The guide contains seven teaching units, each containing an outline of content to be taught. These basic elements are emphasized: training process, training media, training methods, and training techniques. Unit titles are: (1) aging: definitions, concepts, and attitudes; (2) the older American; (3) the aging process; (4) health and illness; (5) the agency and the elderly client; (6) services for the aging and aged; and (7) community resources. (CK)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Public Welfare Association, Chicago, IL.; Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Note: Reprinted by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Social and Rehabilitation Service Administration on Aging