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Title Ethnicity and the dementias / edited by Gwen Yeo and Dolores Gallagher-Thompson.

Publication Info. New York : Routledge, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.83 E84E    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition.
Description xxii, 390 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prevalence of dementia among different ethnic populations / Gwen Yeo -- Overview of psychiatric assessment with dementia patients / R. Scott Mackin ... [et al.] -- Neurocognitive assessment of dementia in African American elders / Rita Hargrave -- Assessment of cognitive status in Asians / Malcolm B. Dick, Cordula Dick-Muehlke, and Evelyn L. Teng -- Neuropsychological assessment of Hispanics elders : challenges and psychometric approaches / Dan Mungas -- American Indians, cognitive assessment, and dementia / Lori L. Jervis, C. Munro Cullum, and Spero M. Manson -- Overview of treatment alternatives for dementing illnesses / Patricia Lanoie Blanchette -- The family as the unit of assessment and treatment in work with ethnically diverse older adults with dementia / Dolores Gallagher-Thompson -- Working with African American families / Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, Brent E. Gibson, and Joan Detry Burke -- Working with American Indian families : collaboration with families for the care of older American Indians with memory loss / Levanne R. Hendrix and Fr. Hank Swift Cloud-Lebeau -- Working with Asian Indian American families / Vyjeyanthi S. Periyakoil -- Working with Chinese American families / Peng-Chih Wang ... [et al.] -- Working with Filipino American families / Melen R. Mcbride -- Working with Hmong American families / Linda A. Gerdner, Xa Xavier Xiong, and Deu Yang -- Working with Japanese American families / Nancy Hikoyeda ... [et al] -- Working with Korean American families / Ailee Moon -- Working with Vietnamese American families / Jane Nha Uyen Tran, Carolee Giao Uyen Tran, and Ladson Hinton -- Working with Hispanic/Latino American families with focus on Puerto Ricans / Julián Montoro-Rodríguez, Jeff A. Small, and T. J. Mccallum -- Working with Cuban American families / Trinidad Argüelles and Soledad Argüelles -- Working with Mexican American families / Melissa A. Talamantes ... [et al.] -- Working with gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender families / David W. Coon and Mary H. Burleson -- Reaching diverse caregiving families through community partnerships / Elizabeth S. Edgerly and Theresa Sullivan
Subject Dementia -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies.
Minorities -- Mental health -- United States.
Psychiatry, Transcultural -- United States.
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- United States.
Dementia -- ethnology -- United States.
Minority Groups -- psychology -- United States.
Added Author Yeo, Gwen.
Gallagher-Thompson, Dolores.
ISBN 0415954045 hb alkaline paper
0415954053 pb alkaline paper
Standard No. 9780415954044
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