Debra Jean Dobbs

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between psychiatric disorders and the ability to age in place in assisted living
    Debra Dobbs
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:613-20. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospice attitudes among assisted living and nursing home administrators, and the long-term care hospice attitudes scale
    Debra Jean Dobbs
    University of South Florida, School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:1388-400. 2006
  3. pmc An ethnographic study of stigma and ageism in residential care or assisted living
    Debra Dobbs
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Gerontologist 48:517-26. 2008

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between psychiatric disorders and the ability to age in place in assisted living
    Debra Dobbs
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:613-20. 2006
    ..This article explores individual and facility-level characteristics associated with discharge from RC/AL to NH with particular attention to persons with a psychiatric disorder...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospice attitudes among assisted living and nursing home administrators, and the long-term care hospice attitudes scale
    Debra Jean Dobbs
    University of South Florida, School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:1388-400. 2006
    ..To examine the attitudes of residential care/assisted living (RC/AL) and nursing home (NH) administrators toward hospice and to assess facility and administrator characteristics related to those attitudes...
  3. pmc An ethnographic study of stigma and ageism in residential care or assisted living
    Debra Dobbs
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Gerontologist 48:517-26. 2008
    ..This study explored aspects of stigmatization for older adults who live in residential care or assisted living (RC-AL) communities and what these settings have done to address stigma...