Mental Health Work in Homes for the Aged

By P. G. Taddiken

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Service, September 1935

The author discusses mental health issues facing older adults, including various forms of memory loss, "dotage", "senility," and other neuro-psychological ailments. He describes common types of mental health deterioration, and their effects on those suffering from them, and discusses the types of treatment offered by New York State hospitals.

Topic: Institutional Care, Elder Care, Psychology/Psychiatry, Mental Health, Health and Healing, Aging, Elderly

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Bluhm, Solomon

Volume/Issue: Vol.12/no.1

Page Number(s): 198-201

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Genre: Article

Coverage: New York , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Taddiken, P. G. Mental Health Work in Homes for the Aged. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Service. September 1935: 198-201.


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