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The Relationship between Physical Health and Psychological Well-Being among Oldest-Old Adults

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between physical health and psychological well-being among oldest-old adults. Structural equation modeling was performed to examine health influences on psychological well-being among 306 octogenarians and centenarians from the Georgia Centenarian.....view more

- Jinmyoung Cho, Peter Martin, Jennifer Margrett, Maurice MacDonald, & Leonard W. Poon (5/06/2011)

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Wellness and Reablement

Wellness and Reablement overview presented by Tony Speirs at the LASA ….

- Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) & Troy Speirs (1/01/2014)

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Wellness in Older Adults: A Concept Analysis

The purpose of this paper is to examine the concept of wellness as it relates to older adults and geriatric nursing using Rodger’s evolutionary perspective (1989). The evolutionary method was chosen as its analytic philosophical base is grounded in dynamism.....view more

- Siobhan McMahon & Julie Fleury (1/03/2012)

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Working towards evidence-based reablement approaches across aged care services

AAG held a workshop on the topic of reablement in November 2018 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.  The aim was to stimulate thinking about what reablement and wellness mean in aged care, and whether there are different training.....view more

- Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) (1/06/2019)

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Forgotten Australians/Care Leavers: Real Care Second Time Round About Me

This resource aims to assist aged care providers to support their clients to develop their own About ME one page profile. About ME and one page profiles were developed by Helen Sanderson Associates (UK) and are based on person-centred approaches.....view more

- Helping Hand (01/01/2019)

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Forgotten Australians/Care Leavers: Top 10 Questions Brochure

This brochure has been prepared by Helping Hand’s Real Care the Second Time Around Project Team and informed by Forgotten Australians / Care Leavers involved in this project. This guide will help Forgotten Australians / Care Leavers to ask the.....view more

- Helping Hand (01/01/2019)

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Forgotten Australians/Care Leavers Real Care: The Second Time Round

The Real Care the Second Time Around Project (RCSTA) commenced in 2019 and was funded by the Australian Government, through the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund, until June 2021. This important project was influenced by the voices of the.....view more

- Helping Hand (01/01/2019)

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