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(Alcohol and mental health news articles)

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BEST PRACTICES

  •  Introduction

A Cross Canada Look at Helping Older Adults Who Are Experiencing Alcohol Problems

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WHAT'S NEW ON THIS SITE

UPCOMING EVENTS

PAST EVENTS

JOIN OPAAL (Older  Persons and Alcohol List)

TRIVIA AND QUOTES OF THE WEEK

BASIC CANADIAN STATISTICS ON OLDER ADULTS AND DRINKING

 

FRENCH LANGUAGE MATERIALS

 

INFORMATION FOR OLDER ADULTS

 

AGING (GENERALLY)

 

ALCOHOL AND COMMON MEDICATIONS

 

ALCOHOL AND OLDER ADULTS' HEALTH

  1. Best clinical practices in mental health for older adults (External site, BC Health Authority)

  2. CAMH's Addiction & Mental Health Indicators Among Ontario Adults (External site)

  3. Mental Health Initiatives and Resources

  4. Non medical approaches to seniors' mental health. (External site)

  5. Writings on... Mental Health and Aging (External site)

  6. Mental Health New Brunswick

  • Mobility Problems

  • Osteoporosis

  • Pain  (see Chronic Pain)

  • Weight Gain

 

 

COMMUNITY PLANNING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

 

CROSS CULTURAL DIMENSIONS

  • France, Ireland

 

COUNSELLING (See Treatment)

 

DETOXIFICATION (See Treatment)

 

DEVELOPING EDUCATION AND PREVENTION

DISCRIMINATION (Also see  Barriers to Treatment; Stigma)

 

ELDER ABUSE  (See Senior Abuse)

 

EMPLOYMENT & RETIREMENT

 

FAMILY

 

GAMBLING Issues for Seniors (factors, studies, community counsellors and resource links)

 

GLOSSARY OF TERMS

 

HARM REDUCTION (also see  Alcohol Treatment)

 

HOMELESSNESS

 

HOUSING

 

INFORMATION FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS

 

HISTORICAL LOOK AT ALCOHOL USE IN CANADA

 

ISSUES FOR SPECIAL GROUPS OF SENIORS

 

ALCOHOL TREATMENT AND OLDER ADULTS 

  • What Tools are Appropriate for Assessing Problem Use in Older Adults?

  • MAST-G

  • Examples of Poor Quality Self Tests

 

ALCOHOL TREATMENT AND OLDER ADULTS  (cont'd)

 

LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

MORE IN THE NEWS (Miscellaneous news items related to aging and older people)

 

NURSING HOMES (ALCOHOL USE IN)

OPAAL

 

POLICY ISSUES  (Drinking guidelines for healthy later life, getting reliable statistics, discrimination)

 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

 

RESEARCH (Critical Research, and Good Research is Critical)

 

RESOURCES AND LINKS

 

RURAL ISSUES

 

SENIOR ABUSE

 

SMOKING

 

STATISTICS

 

STIGMA (see Education and  Prevention)

 

THINKING CRITICALLY ABOUT ALCOHOL ISSUES

  • Alcohol and the Media

 

 

 

     

 

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