Stress Management

Student Price : Rs.210

Student Dollar Price : 8$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2002

No. Of Pages : 92

Book Weight :0

About The Book

Ageing is a fact of life and is a natural consequence of human development process. While many tolerate the physical losses and inconvenience of old age, many elderly persons are victims of physical abuse, emotional and psychological disorders, deprivation of love, care and concern for health. The problems of aged persons needs to be analyzed and given greater attention for ensuring healthy and happy life during old age.

This book provides an insight into the process of ageing and various problems associated with old age. The contents emphasise the need to initiate measures to protect the elderly the adequate care by families and institutions. The book will be useful to policy makers, counselling centres, old age home, and all adults involved in taking care of the aged, to foster better attitudes towards the aged.

Book Content of Stress Management
1. Process of Ageing: Conceptual Aspects
2. Models and Theories of Ageing
3. Specific Problems of the Aged After Retirement
4. Retirement, Old Age and Death
5. Social Issues of the Aged
6. Personal and Social Adjustment Dimensions
7. Services for the Aged and the Infirm
8. Asanas and Meditation for the Aged
References
Annexures

About The Author

Dr.S.Ravishankar is a well known HRD and Behavioural Training Specialist, with more than two decades of experience in academic institutions and industry. He has many publications to his credit and is a member of professional bodies like ISTD, ISTE, IIPA, etc. He has conducted a large number of management training programmes.

Dr.Satish Pai is Deputy General Manager in BSES Ltd. and Chief of BSES Management Institute, Mumbai. He has nearly three decades of professional experience and has varied exposure in finance, marketing and management training/HRD areas. He also specialises in areas of Yoga, Ayurveda and Acupressure; and has trained thousands of personnel on management subjects. He has large number of publications to his credit.

Shri S.V. Kamat is presently Senior Vice President of AFCONS Infrastructure Ltd., Mumbai, and has nearly three decades of professional experience. His areas of expertise and interest include Civil Engineering / Construction Management, H.R. & Personnel Administration. He takes keen interest in counseling and development of human resource, especially younger generation at work place. He has travelled widely and has rich experience of managing people in diverse socio-cultural work environments.

Dr. H. L. Kaila working as Reader and Head of Guidance and Counselling Department, SNDT Women`s University, Mumbai. He worked at Central Labour Institute for 101/2 years in the Industrial Psychology Division, and since 6 years at Psychology Department of SNDT. He has worked with NGOs viz., NASEOH, KRIPA, BPA, TASH and DAV Centre of Creative Education. Dr. Kaila is M.A. Ph.D. (Social Sciences), Diploma in Guidance and Counselling, Diploma in Training and Development. He has published research articles consultancy reports, training booklets, and participated in WHO/UGC/ICSSR projects. His earlier books published are Stress: Understanding Female Phone Operators, Parents and Value Education (in three languages) and Reflections of the Woman Manager. His areas of interest are women and health, research methodology, counselling, adolescent`s issues, parent education, organisational behaviour. He has worked on a number of academic / professional / administrative assignments. Dr. Kail conducted and participated in national / international seminars and workshops. He is an Editor of `The School Today` Journal. He initiated a community experiment namely GAP (Groups of Adolescents and Parents) and Tele-counselling Network in Mumbai.

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