Working with Older People: Volume 23 Issue 2

Practical approaches to work, leisure, lifestyle and learning


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The importance of sources of meaning in life of community dwelling psychologically frail older people

Lieve Josée Hoeyberghs, Emily Verté, Dominique Verté, Jos M.G.A. Schols, Nico De Witte

Psychological frailty adds most to overall feelings of frailty, but is often neglected, although meaning in life is important for psychological well-being. The purpose of this…

The shared decision making of older adults in healthcare

Emilia Pusey, Anthea Tinker, Federica Lucivero

The research question is: what are older adults’ experiences of shared decision making (SDM) in a healthcare setting? This involved exploring older adults’ experiences and…

Personal care and practical support at home: a systematic review of older people’s views and experiences

Irene Kwan, Deborah Rutter, Beth Anderson, Claire Stansfield

Considering the views of service users is important to identify their needs as this helps providers to develop appropriate and responsive services. For older people receiving home…

The “Cameos of Care Homes” project – care home staff’s Vanguard involvement and reflections

Jess Harris, Jill Manthorpe

The Cameos of Care Homes project is an opportunity to use the medium of film to showcase the experiences and reflections of frontline care home staff whose employers participated…

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