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Selection of books in the Library

Health Care of the Older Adult : An Australian and New Zealand Perspective

Describes the issues and consequences of the increasing ageing population on the Nursing profession in both Australia and New Zealand.

Sexuality and Long-Term Care : understanding and supporting the needs of older adults

What normal sexual expression is in old age and how dementia affects it, ways to protect residents from sexually transmitted disease, and more.

Caring for Older People in Australia: principles for nursing practice

Takes a person-centred, primary healthcare focus to explore the most contemporary issues in aged care, such as: sexuality, culture, nutrition and more.

Long-term caring : residential, home and community aged care

Provides information on all aspects of personal caring to prepare students to work in a range of aged care settings and specialisations;

Care of Older Adults : a strengths-based approach

Presents the topic from a healthy ageing perspective through to chronic illness, frailty and end of life.

Living Dying Caring: life and death in a nursing home

Offers a solid foundation on which nurses can build a positive, affirming experience for dying residents that addresses their physical, spiritual, psychological, and emotional needs.

Selection of eBooks in the Library

Supporting Older People Using Attachment-Informed and Strengths-Based Approaches

How an understanding of attachment theory can empower health and social care staff, and improve the care of older people.

The Aging Brain : Proven Steps to Prevent Dementia and Sharpen Your Mind

Filled with simple, everyday actions we can take to avoid disease, promote vitality, and prevent dementia and late onset Alzheimer's.

Developing a Relational Model of Care for Older People : Creating Environments for Shared Living

Hopes to shatter myths around th nature of aging.

A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition

Written by leading dementia experts, this  guide will help you to better understand the conditions, and how they are diagnosed and treated.

Functional Performance in Older Adults

Descriptions of the normal aging process, discussions of how health and social factors can impede a persons ability to participate in regular activities.

Dear Life : On Caring for the Elderly

Shines a light on ageism in our society, through some unforgettable case studies.

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