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Self-Advocacy Skills Training for Older Individuals Who Are Visually Impaired

by Alberta L. Orr Priscilla A. Rogers

When older people lose their vision, they encounter many challenges. One is speaking up for themselves with people in their daily lives, including health care professionals and members of their own families. Training in self-advocacy is crucial to restoring their self-esteem and getting their needs met. This three-part kit contains an essential guide for group leaders conducting self-advocacy skills training, a user-friendly manual for older group participants, and a helpful booklet for family members. In one resource, everything needed to address an important issue effectively!

Solutions for Success: A Training Manual for Working with People Who Are Visually Impaired

by Alberta L. Orr Priscilla A. Rogers

Solutions for Success is a curriculum intended to help caregivers recognize vision loss and to provide valuable information and techniques that will help you help older individuals to live as independently and safely as possible. The manual is divided into 20 easy-to-follow lessons, each dealing with a different aspect of visual impairment and daily living, including bathing, dressing, eating, walking, shopping, and attending to personal business. With the knowledge you will obtain from this manual, you can help an older person regain self-confidence and self-esteem.

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