anti-ageism, social work, dementia
Contribution to Book
Clinical and Medical Social Work | Community Health | Geropsychology
This chapter considers various forms of dementia as well as the assessment and diagnosis process from a uniquely social work perspective. It also explores various psychosocial and practical interventions that may utilized by social workers as they support and assist both those with a dementia diagnosis and their loved ones.
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, "Chapter 12: Dementia: Detection, Assessment, and Intervention" (2019). Books and Contributions to Books. 2.