Still Kicking

Abby V. Brown-Watson

Nonetheless Kicking: Restorative Teams for Frail Older Adults affords a singular, confirmed mannequin for group work with frail older adults. By means of light train and social interplay, you possibly can assist strengthen and reenergize older people who’re dropping their capacity to dwell independently, have gotten socially remoted, and should fall between the cracks of formal care providers.

Right here is a straightforward, cost-effective program that may be applied in a wide range of settings — nursing and rehabilitation services, retirement communities, senior facilities, and church congregations. It contains step-by-step instructions for 58 assist group actions and 71 bodily workout routines and video games that can enhance bodily and psychological well being and even postpone nursing facility placement.

Along with this versatile assortment of actions, you may additionally discover invaluable recommendation on methods to:
— design your personal program
— resolve whom this system ought to serve
— put together shoppers for the group expertise
— recruit/practice group leaders