- Paperback: 384 pages
- Publisher: For Dummies; 1 edition (May 23, 2003)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0764524690
- ISBN-13: 978-0764524691
- Product Dimensions: 7.3 x 0.9 x 9.2 inches
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Rachelle Zukerman, PhD (Woodland Hills, CA), is a gerontologist, licensed clinical social worker, and Associate Professor of Social Welfare at the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Dr. Zukerman taught clinical gerontology as a visiting professor at Hong Kong University and was a 1998—99 Fulbright Scholar to Taiwan where she taught counseling methods for elderly clients and their families.