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Handbook on ethnicity, aging, and mental health [electronic resource] / edited by Deborah K. Padgett.

Contributor(s): Padgett, Deborah.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 347 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0313035032 (electronic bk.); 9780313035036 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Minority older people -- Mental health -- United States | Minority older people -- Mental health services -- United States | Mental Health -- United States | Aged -- United States | Aged -- psychology -- United States | Ethnic Groups -- United States | Mental Health Services -- utilization -- United States | PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Health | PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Illness | MEDICAL -- Mental Health | Geestelijke gezondheidszorg | Bejaarden | Etnische minderheden | Grupos etnicos (em geral) | Disturbios mentais | Velhice (sociologia) | Minorit�es -- Sant�e mentale -- �Etats-Unis | Personnes �ag�ees -- Sant�e mentale -- �Etats-Unis | Old persons Mental health services | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Handbook on ethnicity, aging, and mental health.DDC classification: 362.2/084/6 Other classification: 71.36 | 71.37 | 44.91 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction / Deborah K. Padgett -- Ch. 1. A Demographic and Epidemiologic Profile of the Ethnic Elderly / Dorothy Smith Ruiz -- Ch. 2. Ethnic and Cultural Factors in Research on Aging and Mental Health: A Life-Course Perspective / James S. Jackson, Toni C. Antonucci and Rose C. Gibson -- Ch. 3. Mental and Physical Comorbidity Among the Elderly: The Role of Culture and Social Class / Ronald J. Angel and Jacqueline L. Angel -- Ch. 4. Mental Health Status and Needs of Black and White Elderly: Differences in Depression / Joanne E. Turnbull and Ada C. Mui -- Ch. 5. Mental Health Status and Needs of the Hispanic Elderly: A Cross-Cultural Analysis / Elena Bastida and Genaro Gonzalez -- Ch. 6. Mental Health Status and Needs of the Asian American Elderly / Tai S. Kang and Gay E. Kang -- Ch. 7. Mental Health Status and Needs of the American Indian and Alaska Native Elderly / Spero M. Manson -- Ch. 8. Use of Mental Health Services by Black and White Elderly / Deborah K. Padgett, Cathleen Patrick, Barbara J. Burns and Herbert J. Schlesinger -- Ch. 9. Help-Seeking and Use of Mental Health Services by the Hispanic Elderly / Orlando Rodriguez and Rita Mahard O'Donnell -- Ch. 10. Use of Mental Health Services by Older Asian and Pacific Islander Americans / Nancy D. Harada and Lauren S. Kim -- Ch. 11. Use of Mental Health Services by American Indian and Alaska Native Elders / David D. Barney -- Ch. 12. Aging, Ethnicity, and Mental Health Services: Social Work Perspectives on Need and Use / Zev Harel and David E. Biegel -- Ch. 13. Culturally Specific Psychosocial Nursing Care for the Ethnic Elderly / Joan Jemison Padgett and Susan Jane Baily -- Ch. 14. Meeting the Mental Health Needs of the Caregiver: The Impact of Alzheimer's Disease on Hispanic and African American Families / Carole Cox -- Ch. 15. Chronic Disease Among Older American Indians: Preventing Depressive Symptoms and Related Problems of Coping / Spero M. Manson and Douglas L. Brenneman -- Ch. 16. Concluding Remarks and Suggestions for Research and Service Delivery / Deborah K. Padgett.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-332) and index.

Introduction / Deborah K. Padgett -- Ch. 1. A Demographic and Epidemiologic Profile of the Ethnic Elderly / Dorothy Smith Ruiz -- Ch. 2. Ethnic and Cultural Factors in Research on Aging and Mental Health: A Life-Course Perspective / James S. Jackson, Toni C. Antonucci and Rose C. Gibson -- Ch. 3. Mental and Physical Comorbidity Among the Elderly: The Role of Culture and Social Class / Ronald J. Angel and Jacqueline L. Angel -- Ch. 4. Mental Health Status and Needs of Black and White Elderly: Differences in Depression / Joanne E. Turnbull and Ada C. Mui -- Ch. 5. Mental Health Status and Needs of the Hispanic Elderly: A Cross-Cultural Analysis / Elena Bastida and Genaro Gonzalez -- Ch. 6. Mental Health Status and Needs of the Asian American Elderly / Tai S. Kang and Gay E. Kang -- Ch. 7. Mental Health Status and Needs of the American Indian and Alaska Native Elderly / Spero M. Manson -- Ch. 8. Use of Mental Health Services by Black and White Elderly / Deborah K. Padgett, Cathleen Patrick, Barbara J. Burns and Herbert J. Schlesinger -- Ch. 9. Help-Seeking and Use of Mental Health Services by the Hispanic Elderly / Orlando Rodriguez and Rita Mahard O'Donnell -- Ch. 10. Use of Mental Health Services by Older Asian and Pacific Islander Americans / Nancy D. Harada and Lauren S. Kim -- Ch. 11. Use of Mental Health Services by American Indian and Alaska Native Elders / David D. Barney -- Ch. 12. Aging, Ethnicity, and Mental Health Services: Social Work Perspectives on Need and Use / Zev Harel and David E. Biegel -- Ch. 13. Culturally Specific Psychosocial Nursing Care for the Ethnic Elderly / Joan Jemison Padgett and Susan Jane Baily -- Ch. 14. Meeting the Mental Health Needs of the Caregiver: The Impact of Alzheimer's Disease on Hispanic and African American Families / Carole Cox -- Ch. 15. Chronic Disease Among Older American Indians: Preventing Depressive Symptoms and Related Problems of Coping / Spero M. Manson and Douglas L. Brenneman -- Ch. 16. Concluding Remarks and Suggestions for Research and Service Delivery / Deborah K. Padgett.

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