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Caring for aging Holocaust survivors : a practice manual

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Caring for aging Holocaust survivors : a practice manual
Call No: 016.94 C277

Call Number016.94 C277
Dates©2003
Statement of Responsibilityedited by Paula David, Sandi Pelly.
Creators & ContributorsDavid, Paula (editor)
Pelly, Sandi (editor)
Goodman, Ruth (contributor)
Grief, Cindy (contributor)
Troper, Harold Martin (contributor)
Fremeth, Shawn (contributor)
Kohn, Elaine (contributor)
Lisner-Kerbel, Heather (contributor)
Cossever, Frances (contributor)
Biel, Barbara (contributor)
Jackson, Linda (contributor)
Sokolowski, Marcia (contributor)
Cohen, Judi (contributor)
Seidelman, William E. (contributor)
Gordon, Michael (contributor)
Kaufman, Yakir (contributor)
Conn, David K. (contributor)
Lipkin, Joy (contributor)
Solomon, Peggy (contributor)
Grinberg, Anna (contributor)
Rodgers, Marilyn (contributor)
Bernick, Laurie (contributor)
Holynaty, Lucie (contributor)
Wiseman, Michael (contributor)
Berlat, Norman (contributor)
Weiss, Ronald (contributor)
Robertson, Carol (contributor)
Ackerman, Penina (contributor)
Bereskin, Bonnie (contributor)
Piccini, Maria (contributor)
Reichman, Sonia R. (contributor)
Sokoloff, Lisa (contributor)
Dunal, Lynda (contributor)
Seligman, Deborah A. (contributor)
Rittenberg, Nira (contributor)
Faibish, Sharon (contributor)
Aggett, Tanya (contributor)
Benderoff, Myrna (contributor)
Salzman, Karin (contributor)
Yolleck, Shayna (contributor)
Sanders, Arlene (contributor)
Cohen, Bobbie (contributor)
Eisner, Michelle (contributor)
Arden, Peggy (contributor)
Taylor, Helen (contributor)
Foss, Arnold (contributor)
Heimlich, Bluma (contributor)
Rose, Karin (contributor)
Dickinson, Pat (contributor)
Patterson, Leslie (contributor)
Bernstein, Syrelle (contributor)
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care (contributor)
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care (subject)
SummaryCaring for Aging Holocaust Survivors has been designed to educate and sensitize all people who care for elderly survivors of the Holocaust. This material is intended to support family members, health care professionals and varied support staff in the challenging and rewarding tasks involved in ensuring optimum care for aging survivors. Publisher
ContentsPart 1. Who are the survivors?
  • Introduction
    • The purpose of this manual / Paula David
    • What is the Holocaust?
    • Caring for aging survivors
    • The child survivors / Paula David
  • Aging
    • Aging Holocaust survivors / Sandi Pelly
    • "Normal" changes associated with aging
    • Dementia
    • Aging survivors with cognitive loss / Ruth Goodman
    • Grief and bereavement / Cindy Grief
    • Grief and the Holocaust survivor / Paula David
  • Historical overview
    • Genocide
    • The Holocaust: genocide of the Jewish people
    • Chronology of the Holocaust
    • Survivors: the immigrant and settlement experience / Harold Troper
  • Understanding survivors
    • Challenges that may elicit difficult memories / Sandi Pelly
    • Environmental factors and potential triggers / Paula David
    • Communicating with survivorsterms and translations
Part 2. Caring for aging Holocaust survivors
  • Family members as caregivers
    • Care in the community / Paula David and Sandi Pelly
    • Institutional care / Paula David and Sandi Pelly
    • Caring for parents in a long-term care facility / Ruth Goodman
    • Decision to move to a seniors' residence / Shawn Fremeth, Elaine Kohn, Heather Lisner-Kerbel, Frances Cossever, Barbara Biel
    • Tips for dealing with stress and tension
    • Lessons learned from children of survivors / Paula David and Sandi Pelly
    • Second Generation groups / Paula David
  • Health care professionals as caregivers
    • A multidisciplinary view / Linda Jackson
    • Ethical considerations / Marcia Sokolowsky
    • Social work / Paula David, Judi Cohen
    • Physician / Bill Seidelman, Michael Gordon, Yakir Kaufman
    • Psychiatry / David Conn, Joy Lipkin, Peggy Solomon
    • Nursing / Anna Grinberg, Marilyn Rodgers, Laurie Bernick, Lucie Holynaty
    • Dentistry / Michael Wiseman
    • Chaplaincy / Norman Berlat, Ronald Weiss
    • Food and nutrition services / Carol Robertson
    • Speech language pathology / Penina Ackerman, Bonnie Bereskin, Maria Piccini, Sonia Reichman, Lisa Sokoloff
    • Occupational therapy / Lynda Dunal, Debbie Seligman, Nira Rittenberg, Sharon Faibish
    • Physiotherapy / Tanya Aggett, Myrna Benderoff, Karin Salzman, Shayna Yolleck
    • Activationist and recreationist / Arlene Sanders, Bobbie Cohen, Michelle Eisner
    • Activities to maintain health and well-being of survivors / Paula David
    • Rehabilitation programs / Peggy Arden
    • Personal care worker / Helen Taylor, Arnold Foss, Bluma Heimlich, Karin Rose
    • Housekeeping and maintenance staff / Sandi Pelly and Arlene Sanders
    • Managers and supervisors / Pat Dickinson
    • Volunteers providing care / Leslie Patterson, Syrelle Bernstein
    • Student and intern placements / Paula David, Heather Lisner-Kerbel
Part 3. Caring for the caregivers
  • Coping with the emotional impact of caring for survivors / Paula David and Sandi Pelly
Part 4. Training suggestions
  • Suggestions for professional development and training sessions / Paula David
Part 5. Further resources
  • Web links / Sandi Pelly
  • Further reading / Paula David
Physical Description 252 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherToronto : Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care
URLhttp://holocaustsurvivors.baycrest.org/, Access the freely available full text from Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care. This online version has some differences compared to the hard copy.

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David, Paula (editor)

Pelly, Sandi (editor)

Goodman, Ruth (contributor)

Grief, Cindy (contributor)

Troper, Harold Martin (contributor)

Fremeth, Shawn (contributor)

Kohn, Elaine (contributor)

Cossever, Frances (contributor)

Biel, Barbara (contributor)

Jackson, Linda (contributor)

Sokolowski, Marcia (contributor)

Cohen, Judi (contributor)

Seidelman, William E. (contributor)

Gordon, Michael (contributor)

Kaufman, Yakir (contributor)

Conn, David K. (contributor)

Lipkin, Joy (contributor)

Solomon, Peggy (contributor)

Grinberg, Anna (contributor)

Rodgers, Marilyn (contributor)

Bernick, Laurie (contributor)

Holynaty, Lucie (contributor)

Wiseman, Michael (contributor)

Berlat, Norman (contributor)

Weiss, Ronald (contributor)

Robertson, Carol (contributor)

Ackerman, Penina (contributor)

Bereskin, Bonnie (contributor)

Piccini, Maria (contributor)

Reichman, Sonia R. (contributor)

Sokoloff, Lisa (contributor)

Dunal, Lynda (contributor)

Seligman, Deborah A. (contributor)

Rittenberg, Nira (contributor)

Faibish, Sharon (contributor)

Aggett, Tanya (contributor)

Benderoff, Myrna (contributor)

Salzman, Karin (contributor)

Yolleck, Shayna (contributor)

Sanders, Arlene (contributor)

Cohen, Bobbie (contributor)

Eisner, Michelle (contributor)

Arden, Peggy (contributor)

Taylor, Helen (contributor)

Foss, Arnold (contributor)

Heimlich, Bluma (contributor)

Rose, Karin (contributor)

Dickinson, Pat (contributor)

Patterson, Leslie (contributor)

Bernstein, Syrelle (contributor)

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