ERIC Number: EJ375985
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Personnel and Training Needs in Geriatric Social Work.
Nelson, Gary M.
Educational Gerontology, v14 n2 p95-106 1988
Examines personnel needs for geriatric social workers, explores growing demand for geriatric social work practitioners, reviews argument for specialized training in geriatrics, and identifies number of social workers specializing in geriatrics. Discusses state of the art of geriatrics in social work education. Makes recommendations for increasing responsiveness of social work profession to specialized geriatric training needs of social workers. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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