Invisible Caregivers: Older Adults Raising Children in the Wake of HIV/AIDS by Daphne Joslin

Invisible Caregivers: Older Adults Raising Children in the Wake of HIV/AIDS

byDaphne Joslin

Kobo ebook | March 8, 2002

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Daphne Joslin is an associate professor in the department of community health at William Paterson University and director of the university's Institute for Creative Aging.
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Title:Invisible Caregivers: Older Adults Raising Children in the Wake of HIV/AIDSFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:March 8, 2002Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0231504586

ISBN - 13:9780231504584

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction, by Daphne Joslin
2. Caregiving Profiles, by Carol Mevi-Triano and Elizabeth Paskas
3. Stigma, Isolation, and Support for HIV-Affected Elder Parental Surrogates, by Cynthia C. Poindexter
4. Death and Bereavement Issues, by Joan Levine-Perkell and Bert Hayslip, Jr.
5. Physical Health and Emotional Well-Being, by Daphne Joslin and Ruth Harrison
6. Stress and Social Support in Older Caregivers of Children with HIV/ADS: An intervention Model, by Phyllis Shanley Hansell et al.
7. Caring for the HIV-Infected Child, by Jenny Grosz
8. Their Second Chance: Grandparents Caring for Their Grandchildren, by Lockhart McKelvy and Barbara Draimin
9. Custody and Permanency Planning, by Jan Hudis and Jerome Brown
10. Case Management Challenges and Strategies, by Carol DeGraw
11. Caregivers and the Educational System, by Matilda B. Catarina
12. Immigrant and Migrant Families, by Terence I. Doran, Howard Lune, and Rachel Davis
13. Policy Implications for HIV-Affected Older Relative Caregivers, by Nathan L. Linsk, Cynthia C. Poindexter and Sally Mason
14. Global Implications, by Namposya Nampanya-Serpell
15. Conclusion, by Daphne Joslin

Editorial Reviews

A valuable text for anyone interested in learning more about skip-generation parenting.



This profoundly moving and educational book shines a spotlight on a critical but largely forgotten part of the AIDS tragedy. Joslin's book is a must read for practitioners, scholars, and anyone interested in understanding family caregiving, and the unique aspects of such caregiving in the wake of AIDS.