ERIC Number: ED158198
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Basic Adult Services: A Model Curriculum.
Tesiny, Diane J.; And Others
This curriculum guide and training manual has been developed for social services personnel working with older adults. This curriculum provides content material in the basic concepts of gerontology and service delivery and attempts to generate self-awareness of attitudes toward the aged and the aging process. The manual contains training modules in the areas of social gerontology, the aging process, interviewing and communicating with older clients, caseload management, legislation affecting the older adult, protective services, institutionalization, and grief. Each module consists of training goals, objectives, sample lectures, outlines, annotated bibliographies, and instructional strategies and resources. (Author/RF)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Educators, Age, Caseworkers, Counselor Training, Curriculum Guides, Educational Gerontology, Instructional Materials, Older Adults, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Training, Staff Development
State University of New York, Continuing Education Project, 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12222 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Dept. of Social Services, Albany.
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Albany. School of Social Welfare.