anti-ageism, social work, hospice, end-of-life care
Contribution to Book
Geriatrics | Palliative Care | Social Work
This chapter explores end-of-life issues and concerns as well as the hospice movement’s role in assisting terminally ill individuals. Specific social work assessment and interventions tools are offered considered as well as controversial issues in end-of-life care.
This chapter is part of an in-progress open textbook, with the working title Anti-Ageism Social Work; Lihua Huang, Sally Pelon, and Scott Berlin, eds.
Pelon, Sally; Youker, Brandon; and Leon, M. Paola, "Chapter 14: Hospice and End-of-Life Care" (2019). Books and Contributions to Books. 1.
Geriatrics Commons, Palliative Care Commons, Social Work Commons