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Older people 

Older people
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Older people
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10.1093/med/9780198568988.003.0010
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date: 27 February 2021

Mental health disorders common in later life 286

Age-sensitive mental health nursing 288

Communicating with the older adult 290

Reality orientation 292

Reminiscence therapy 294

Validation therapy 296

Older people can be subject to the whole range of mental health disorders, ( Chapter 6, Common mental disorders). The two most common are dementia and depression....

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