TITLE

Receiving with Grace

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobs, Barry J.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Question & Answer
ABSTRACT
The article provides an answer to a question on the protest of older people and family caregivers taking assistance from other people.
ACCESSION #
31413690

 

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