ERIC Number: ED165756
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Social Action Outreach Skills. A Training Manual Prepared for the N.C. Governor's Coordinating Council on Aging.
Hall, Nancy M.
This training manual for social action practitioners delivering direct service to older persons provides basic helping principles and concepts for carrying out such duties as giving and obtaining information, determining and evaluating various needs, locating and making use of appropriate resources, and keeping information records on older clients and worker activities. Divided into five two-hour training sessions, objectives include sensitizing workers to many aspects of the feelings of older persons, and improving interviewing and referral techniques. Objectives, procedures, and teaching notes are provided for each session along with a listing of materials needed. (Author/MBR)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: North Carolina Governor's Council on Aging, Raleigh.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill. Extension Univ.