Monthly Archives: March 2014

Posted on March 31, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! ...
Posted in: Nursing
Posted on March 27, 2014 by Yvette Harris | 0 comments
We have just finished our second edition of the African American Child: Development and Challenges. I am so excited about this edition as there have been significant improvements in the lives African American children and we have documented those improvements. We have also included information on African American adolescents in this edition of our book.  We have decided to focus specifically...
Posted in: Psychology
Posted on March 26, 2014 by Frank Whittington | 0 comments
Frog candy is anything new and exotic and slightly strange that has taken on the aura of “cool” and desirable. At least that’s what I’ve decided. And a quick Google search will confirm that frog candy has become ubiquitous. In that sense global gerontology is the frog candy of the second decade of 21st century aging. If you aren’t “global” in today’s gerontology, you aren’t on the cutting edge. Follow me, now: Aging is a universal human trait and a very...
Posted in: Gerontology
Posted on March 25, 2014 by Glenn Ramirez | 0 comments
Consider this your wake-up call! Every year, the American Diabetes Association hosts Alert! Day as an opportunity to raise awareness among the public about understanding and...
Posted in: Public Health
Posted on March 24, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! ...
Posted on March 21, 2014 by Bea Larsen | 0 comments
This is part one of an 11-part series of blog excerpts written by Bea V. Larsen, JD, Center for Resolution of Disputes. These eleven blogs appeared in Care Management Journals, Volume 15, Number 1, 2014. ...
Posted in: Gerontology
Posted on March 20, 2014 by Susan Penner | 0 comments
Part One of this three-part series explained the importance of making a business case for nursing.  This post...
Posted in: Nursing
thumbnail
Posted on March 19, 2014 by Stephanie Buehler | 0 comments
Behind the doors of a sex therapist, clients seek understanding, acceptance, and answers.  But how can mental health professionals help their clients achieve these goals?  Dr. Stephanie Buehler, a licensed psychologist, sex therapist and a recognized author, invites you to “Step Into My Office” with monthly sidebars taken from her own experience. While the prevalence of ED varies according to study, about 20% of men over the age of 30 have had some experience with this disorder,...
Posted on March 18, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
What do we know about aging and the way that it affects our society? In this video interview, Michael Faber and Drs. Robert Riekse and Henry Holstege discuss Introduction to Aging: A Positive, Interdisciplinary Approach, and some important trends, narratives, and research that should be considered in understanding gerontology. Older Adults and Work ...
Posted in: Gerontology
Posted on March 17, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! COUNSELOR IN AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS After-school programs have been in existence for a long period of time. Counselors have more recently become a part of after-school...
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2