Social Work Implications in Intergenerational Problems with Aging Parents

By Bertha G. Simos

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Spring 1973

The author discusses problems facing aging Jewish parents in Los Angeles, as reported by their adult children who are caring for them. She draws implications pertaining to social work practice and planning throughout the United States. Problems discussed include need for community resources, attempts to compensate for loss, and psychological or interpersonal problems.

Topic: Social Services, Social Work, Immigration, Mental Health, Family, Aging, Elderly

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 49/No. 3

Page Number(s): 238-245

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Los Angeles, California

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Simos, Bertha G. Social Work Implications in Intergenerational Problems with Aging Parents. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Spring 1973: 238-245. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=4513


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