Product Detail

Therapeutic Perspectives on Aging
Course - Reading
$39.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Course - Reading
Authors:
MICHAEL VENTURA, PHD
RICHARD SIMON, PH.D.
JAY LEBOW, PHD
BARRY JACOBS, PSYD, LP, DBTC
MARIAN SANDMAIER, MA
TERRY HARGRAVE, PHD
WALTER LOWE, MD
Publisher:
Psychotherapy Networker
Copyright:
4/8/2013
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
NRC095567
Objectives
  • Identify interventions to help clients who are caregivers
  • Name 3 ways that aging adds to the older therapist's skills
  • Discuss the research evidence that counters myths about aging
  • Describe the role of the therapist in overcoming family rifts with aging parents
Outline
"When You’re 64: You May Be Ready to Retire, But What about Mom and Dad?" by Terry Hargrave

"Across the Great Divide: Middle Age in the Rear-View Mirror" by Michael Ventura

"In Praise of the Older Therapist: Probing the Heart of Clinical Wisdom" by Walter Lowe

"Betty Friedan Takes on the Age Mystique" by Richard Simon

"Aging: Fact and Fiction" by Jay Lebow

"War Stories: Helping Old Soldiers Find the Will to Live" by Barry Jacobs

"Healing the Family’s Oldest Rifts" by Marian Sandmaier

Author

MICHAEL VENTURA, PHD

Michael Ventura's biweekly column appears in the Austin Chronicle.

RICHARD SIMON, PH.D.

Richard Simon, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist and for the last 40+ years has been the editor of Psychotherapy Networker, the most topical, timely and widely read publication in the psychotherapy field. As editor, he has received every major magazine industry honor, including the National Magazine Award.

JAY LEBOW, PHD

Jay Lebow, Ph.D., is a contributing editor to the Psychotherapy Networker and clinical professor at Northwestern University. He's also senior therapist and research consultant at the Family Institute at Northwestern University.

BARRY JACOBS, PSYD, LP, DBTC

Barry Jacobs, PsyD, is the director of behavioral sciences for the Crozer-Keystone Family Medicine Residency Program. He’s the author of The Emotional Survival Guide for Caregivers, and coauthor with Julia Mayer, Psd.D., of AARP Mediations for Caregivers.

MARIAN SANDMAIER, MA

Marian Sandmaier is a freelance book editor living in Merion Station, Pennsylvania. She's a features editor for the Psychotherapy Networker.

TERRY HARGRAVE, PHD

Terry Hargrave, Ph.D., a professor of marriage and family therapy at Fuller Theological Seminary; he is the author of numerous articles and books, including Restoration Therapy: Understanding and Guiding Healing in Marriage and Family Therapy.

WALTER LOWE, MD

Walter Lowe, MD, is Chairman and Professor of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Edward T. Smith Professor and Chair, and the Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and LBJ General Hospital. He is also the Medical Director of the Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine Institute now located in its new location in Suite 1700 at the Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza.
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Audience
Addiction Counselors, Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Other Professions