Journal of Gerontological Social Work

(The median citation count of Journal of Gerontological Social Work is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
The Digital Exclusion of Older Adults during the COVID-19 Pandemic126
Caregiving in Times of Uncertainty: Helping Adult Children of Aging Parents Find Support during the COVID-19 Outbreak48
Fighting COVID-19: Fear and Internal Conflict among Older Adults in Ghana46
Older Adults and Covid 19: Social Justice, Disparities, and Social Work Practice42
Concerns of Family Caregivers during COVID-19: The Concerns of Caregivers and the Surprising Silver Linings33
Social Work Values in Action during COVID-1933
They are Essential Workers Now, and Should Continue to Be: Social Workers and Home Health Care Workers during COVID-19 and Beyond32
The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Vulnerable Older Adults in the United States30
Digital and Physical Social Exclusion of Older People in Rural Nigeria in the Time of COVID-1929
COVID-19 and the Digital Divide: Will Social Workers Help Bridge the Gap?28
Healthcare Concerns of Older Adults during the COVID-19 Outbreak in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Lessons for Health Policy and Social Work27
Applying Gerontological Social Work Perspectives to the Coronavirus Pandemic27
The Consequences of Ageist Language are upon us22
Older People in the Context of COVID-19: A European Perspective22
Digital Inclusion of Older Adults during COVID-19: Lessons from a Case Study of Older Adults Technology Services (OATS)21
Social Support and Social Networks among LGBT Older Adults in Rural Southern Appalachia20
An “Army of Volunteers”? Engagement, Motivation, and Barriers to Volunteering among the Baby Boomers20
Older Adults’ Risk Perception during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Lombardy Region of Italy: A Cross-sectional Survey20
Associations between Volunteering and Mental Health during COVID-19 among Chinese Older Adults20
Using Community-Based Participatory Research Strategies in Age-Friendly Communities to Solve Mobility Challenges17
Intergenerational Support between Older Adults and Adult Children in Nigeria: The Role of Reciprocity17
The Disproportionate Impact of COVID-19 on Minority Groups: A Social Justice Concern17
Reaching older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic through social networks and Social Security Schemes in Ghana: Lessons for considerations17
Parenting a 6-Year Old Is Not What I Planned in Retirement: Trauma and Stress among Grandparents Due to the Opioid Crisis16
COVID-19 Pandemic: Workforce Implications for Gerontological Social Work16
Social Workers Must Address Intersecting Vulnerabilities among Noninstitutionalized, Black, Latinx, and Older Adults of Color during the COVID-19 Pandemic15
Geriatric Health in Bangladesh during COVID-19: Challenges and Recommendations15
Creating Supportive Environments for LGBT Older Adults: An Efficacy Evaluation of Staff Training in a Senior Living Facility15
Exploring the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Economic Activities and Well-being of Older Adults in South-eastern Nigeria: Lessons for Gerontological Social Workers15
An Innovative Telephone Outreach Program to Seniors in Detroit, a City Facing Dire Consequences of COVID-1914
Practical Implications of Physical Distancing, Social Isolation, and Reduced Physicality for Older Adults in Response to COVID-1914
Unraveling the Invisible but Harmful Impact of COVID-19 on Deaf Older Adults and Older Adults with Hearing Loss14
The Impact of COVID-19 on Older Adults Living with HIV: HIV Care and Psychosocial Effects13
Correlates of Formal Support Service Use among Dementia Caregivers13
Re-integrating Older Adults Who Have Recovered from the Novel Coronavirus into Society in the Context of Stigmatization: Lessons for Health and Social Actors in Ghana13
Challenges and Concerns for Older Adults in India Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic13
Nursing Home Social Work During COVID-1912
Lessons for Averting the Delayed and Reduced Patronage of non-COVID-19 Medical Services by Older People in Ghana12
Self-Direction of Home and Community-Based Services in the Time of COVID-1912
Serving LGBTQ+/SGL Elders during the Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Striving for Justice, Recognizing Resilience12
Animal (Non-human) Companionship for Adults Aging in Place during COVID-19: A Critical Support, a Source of Concern and Potential for Social Work Responses12
Adapting ‘Sunshine,’ A Socially Assistive Chat Robot for Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment: A Pilot Study12
Quality of Life among Compound Caregivers and Noncompound Caregivers of Adults with Autism12
Drawing on Kinship Care Support for Older People during a Pandemic (COVID-19): Practice Considerations for Social Workers in Ghana11
Dynamics of Financial Hardship in the United States: Health and Retirement Study 2006–201611
Older Workers in the Time of COVID-19: The Senior Community Service Employment Program and Implications for Social Work11
About a Third of Nursing Home Social Services Directors Have Earned a Social Work Degree and License11
“Advocating Every Single Day” so as Not to be Forgotten: Factors Supporting Resiliency in Adult Day Service Centers Amidst COVID-19-Related Closures11
Age-Based Healthcare Stereotype Threat during the COVID-19 Pandemic11
Virtual Social Work Care with Older Black Adults: A Culturally Relevant Technology-Based Intervention to Reduce Social Isolation and Loneliness in a Time of Pandemic11
Home and Community-Based Service Utilization among Older Adults in Urban China: The Role of Social Capital10
Senior Centers and LGBTQ Participants: Engaging older adults virtually in a pandemic10
Nursing Home in the COVID-19 Outbreak:Challenge,Recovery, and Resiliency9
I Wanna help, but my Hands can be a Little Tied: The Challenges and Benefits of Formal Volunteering among Low-Income Diverse Older Adults9
Acknowledging Systemic Discrimination in the Context of a Pandemic: Advancing an Anti-Racist and Anti-Ageist Movement9
Unexpected Caregiving in Later Life: Illuminating the Narratives of Resilience of Grandmothers and Relative Caregivers through Photovoice Methodology9
Supports and gaps in federal policy for addressing racial and ethnic disparities among long-term care facility residents8
The Need for Community Practice to Support Aging in Place during COVID-198
LGBT+ Older Adults in Rural South Central Appalachia: Perceptions of Current and Future Formal Service Needs8
The Role of Empowerment in Home Care Work8
Financial Outcomes of Interventions Designed to Improve Retirement Savings: A Systematic Review8
Role of Nursing Home Quality on COVID-19 Cases and Deaths: Evidence from Florida Nursing Homes7
A Promising Approach to Reducing Social Loneliness among Older Adults in Nigeria during COVID-19 Pandemic7
Hospice Response to COVID-19: Promoting Sustainable Inclusion Strategies for Racial and Ethnic Minorities7
Service Needs of Older Adults with Serious Mental Illness6
More Evidence that Federal Regulations Perpetuate Unrealistic Nursing Home Social Services Staffing Ratios6
Social Work Response Needed to the Challenge of COVID-19 for Aging People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilties6
The Money Smart for Older Adults Program: A Qualitative Study of the Participants’ Financial Well-Being6
Psychosocial Impact of COVID-19 on Older Adults: A Cultural Geriatric Mental Health-Care Perspectived6
Protecting Health Care for Transgender Older Adults Amidst a Backlash of U.S. Federal Policies6
Health of aging families: Comparing compound and noncompound caregivers6
COVID-19 Pandemic: Opportunity to Advanced Home Care for Older Adults6
Outcomes Associated with Home and Community-based Service Use Among Older Adults following a Nursing Home Transition6
Dimensions of Caregiver Burden between Compound and Noncompound Caregivers of Adults with Autism6
The Relationship Between Volunteering and the Occurrence of Loneliness Among Older Adults: A Longitudinal Study with 12 Years of Follow-Up6
The Health of Older Family Caregivers – A 6-Year Follow-up6
Older Latinx Immigrants and Covid-19: A Call to Action5
Social Responses for Older People in COVID-19 Pandemic: Experience from Vietnam5
Are Older People Living Alone Socially Isolated? A Qualitative Study of Their Experiences5
The Care Home Pandemic – What Lessons Can We Learn for the Future?5
Older People’s Perspective about Their Participation in Health Care and Social Care Services: A Systematic Review5
The Effects of Social Participation Restriction on Psychological Distress among Older Adults with Chronic Illness5
Visioning the Future of Gerontological Digital Social Work5
Living in a Paradox: How Older Single and Widowed Black Women Understand Their Sexuality5
Foregrounding Context in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Learning from Older Adults in Puerto Rico5
Understanding Loneliness in Older Adults: Reports from Experts by Experience to Reach Digital Solutions5
Strategies to optimize aged care volunteer recruitment and retention: A systematic review5
Conceptualizing How Caregiving Relationships Connect to Quality of Family Caregiving within the Stress Process Model5
Meaningful Engagement in the Nursing Home5
Challenges of Aging in Rural Ethiopia:“Old Age Is like the Sunset: It Brings Disrespect and Challenges”5
COVID-19 and Older Adults: The Time for Gerontology-Curriculum across Social Work Programs is Now!5
The Role of Solitary Activity in Moderating the Association between Social Isolation and Perceived Loneliness among U.S. Older Adults5
Longitudinal Health Consequences of Childhood Adversity: The Mediating Role of Purpose in Life4
Evaluating the Implementation of Fall Risk Management Practices within Home-delivered Meal Organizations4
Factors Associated With Attitudes Toward Older Adults in Social Work Students: A Systematic Review4
Delivering Services to Older Persons Experiencing Homelessness: Providers’ Perspectives of What Does and Does Not Work4
Differences in Burden Severity in Adult-Child Family Caregivers and Spousal Caregivers of Persons with Dementia4
Choosing Physical Distancing over Social Distancing in the Era of Technology: Minimizing Risk for Older People4
Economic Stress and Life Satisfaction in Retirement Among Korean Older Adults: The Roles of Different Types of Social Support4
Social Work Response to Elder Abuse in Uganda: Voices from Practitioners4
How are Baby Boomers Different from Older Adults in Terms of Their E-Government Services Use in South Korea?4
Emerging directions of cognitive aging with HIV: practice and policy implications for social work4
Serious Mental Illness in Nursing Homes: Roles and Perceived Competence of Social Services Directors4
Understanding the Role of Virtual Outreach and Programming for LGBT Individuals in Later Life4
Perceived Usefulness and Easiness of Information and Communication Technologies and Volunteering among Older Adults4
Social Work with Older Persons Living with Dementia in Nigeria: COVID-194
Thoughts on Living in a Nursing Facility during the Pandemic3
The Crisis Facing Older People Living with Neurodiversity and Their Aging Family Carers: A Social Work Perspective3
Chronic Conditions and Psychological Distress in Older Asian Americans: The Mediating Role of Subjective Health Perception3
The Implications of COVID-19 for the Mental Health Care of Older Adults: Insights from Emergency Department Social Workers3
Older Adults’ Views on Social Interactions and Online Socializing Games – A Qualitative Study3
Evaluating the Benefits of a Family Support Program on the Health and Well-Being of Aging Family Caregivers of Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities3
The Experience of Grandparenting Young Children3
Neighborhood Age Composition and Self-Rated Health: Findings from a Nationally Representative Study3
‘You’ve Got No Support’: The Experiences of Older Male Caregivers When Their Partner Enters Residential Care3
The Impact of COVID-19 on Villages: Results from a National Survey3
Face-To-Face with the Pandemic: Experiences of Staff in Portuguese Residential Care Facilities3
Adult Protective Services Training: Insights from California Caseworkers3
Applying Person-Centered Activities for Dementia Caregivers and Activity Professionals: A Review ofCreative Engagementfrom a Social Work Perspective3
Identifying Aging Adults’ Housing Preferences: An Age-Friendly Initiative3
A Reflection of and Charge to Gerontological Social Work: Past Pandemics and the Current COVID-19 Crisis3
Barriers to Psychosocial Care in Nursing Homes as Reported by Social Services Directors3
Improving Patient Activation among Older Veterans: Results from a Social Worker-Led Care Transitions Intervention3
Age and Workplace Ageism: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis3
Facility and Family Communication during the COVID-19 Visit Restriction: Early Perspectives of Family Members3
The Association Between Work Environment, Work Attitudes, and Turnover Intentions Among Geriatric Social Workers in China3
Comparing Community-based Intergenerational Activities in Israel: Participants, Programs, and Perceived Outcomes3
Gerontological Social Work and COVID-19: Calls for Change in Education, Practice, and Policy from International Voices3
Evaluation of the National CLAS Standards: Tips and Resources3
Linking Service Quality Attributes to Meaning-in-Life Outcomes for Residents Who Have Transitioned to an Assisted Living Community2
Interorganizational Context When Implementing Multisector Partnered Programs: A Qualitative Analysis of Veteran Directed Care2
Covid-19 and Community Care in South Korea2
Unravelling the Interconnections of Immigration, Precarious Labour and Racism Across the Life Course2
“This Life is Normal for Me”: A Study of Everyday Life Experiences and Coping Strategies of Live-in Carers in Taiwan2
Interpreter of Maladies: Stories2
Volunteering Experience among Older Adults with End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)2
Caregiver Burden in Pulmonary Patients2
Exploring the Benefits of Proactive Participation among Adults and Older People by Writing Blogs2
Empirically Evaluated Suicide Prevention Program Approaches for Older Adults: A Review of the Literature from 2009-20212
Social Services Involvement in Care Transitions and Admissions in Nursing Homes2
Expanding Bilingual Social Workers for the East Asian Older Adults beyond the “COVID-19 Racism”2
The Moderation Role of Neuroticism for Anxiety among Burdened Dementia Caregivers: A Study on Care Giver-Recipient Dyads2
Exploring the Motivations of Family Caregivers Caring for Older Persons in Urban Poor Accra, Ghana2
Factors Associated with Self-Reported PTSD Diagnosis among Older Lesbian Women and Gay Men2
Grandparents’ Mental Health and Lived Experiences while Raising Their Grandchildren at the Forefront of COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia2
Adventure and Spiritual Restoration: Older Adult Motivations for Undertaking a Pilgrimage on El Camino de Santiago2
Turkish Version of the Interpretation of Death Scale: Cultural Adaptation and Validation2
Activity Patterns and Loneliness in Later Life: The Mediating Effects of Social Support and Attitudes Toward Aging2
Hardly Silent: Exploring Civic Engagement and Participation among a Panel of Adults Ages 85+2
Risk Factors Affecting Mental Health During The Early Stages Of The Covid-19 Pandemic In High-Risk 50+ Population In The Czech Republic2
Situating the Pandemic in the Life-Course: Older Adults’ Perspectives on the Challenges and Positives of the COVID-19 Pandemic2
Assisted Living Communities that Accept Medicaid are Not Subject to Federal Oversight2
Mentoring Social Work PhD Students to Help Re-imagine Long-term Care2
Designing and Implementing a New Seniors Services Coordinator Role for Low-Income Housing: A Qualitative Study2
Dismantling Systemic Racism in Long-Term Services and Supports: A Call to Action for Social Workers2
Neighborhood Social Cohesion and the Health of Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Older Adults2
Receipt of Social Support among Compound and Noncompound Caregivers of Adults with Autism2
Is It “Aging” or Immunosenescence? The COVID-19 Biopsychosocial Risk Factors Aggravating Immunosenescence as Another Risk Factor of the Morbus. A Developmental-clinical Social Work Perspective2
Psychological sense of community, self-rated health and quality of life among older adults in Puerto Rico two years after Hurricane María2
Detroit’s Efforts to Meet the Needs of Seniors: Macro Responses to a Crisis2
Staying Isolated in Order to Stay Safe: Exploring Experiences of the MIT AgeLab 85+ Lifestyle Leaders during the COVID-19 Pandemic2
Pandemic Pivots for Older Volunteers: Online Tutoring and Pen Pal Programs2
Understanding the Experiences of Food Insecurity in Older Adult Households2
Correlates of Physical and Emotional Strain Among Older Adult Caregivers2
Cross-Generational Understandings of Ageism and Its Perceived Impacts on Personal-Public Health2
Can We Hit Two Birds with One Stone: An Effectiveness Study of Peer-support Groups for Low-income Spousal and Adult Children Caregivers of Hong Kong Older Adults1
Stress, Coping, and Quality of Life Among Custodial Grandparents1
Gerontological Social Work’s Pivotal Role in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Response from AGESW Leadership1
Current and Future Needs of Gerontological Social Work Practice in Alberta: Findings from the World Café at the Gerontological Symposium in Edmonton, Canada1
A Sense of Control and Wellbeing in Older People Living with Frailty: A Scoping Review1
Dating Behaviors of Older Black Women1
Resilience as a Protective Factor in Older Adult Suicide: A Rapid Review1
Enabling Factors of Subjective Well-being among Older Adults in Taiwan: The Welfare State and Beyond?1
Study on the Differences of Icon Cognition of Graphical Interface for Age-Friendly Design1
Binge drinking among Hispanic older adults: 2015-20191
Rising above the Flood: A Systematic Review of Gerontological Social Work in Disaster Preparedness and Response1
Decision Support Needs for Patients with Severe Symptomatic Aortic Stenosis1
Intersections of Ageing, Gender and Sexualities: Multidisciplinary International Perspectives1
“You’re Asking Me to Put into Words Something That I Don’t Put into Words.”: Climate Grief and Older Adult Environmental Activists1
Civic Activities and Mental Health in Later Life: The Moderating Role of Generative Concerns1
The Importance of Ascertaining Participant Preferences: The Importance of What Is Important1
Later Life as a Daring Experience: Factors Associated with Older Adults’ Risk Perception1
“At First It Wasn’t so Bad”: How Adults Aged 60 and Older Feel About Social Distancing During COVID-191
Social Service Directors’ Roles and Self-Efficacy in Suicide Risk Management in US Nursing Homes1
Consumer Directed Care and Resident Quality of Life: How Leadership and Organizational Factors Impact on Success1
Racial/Ethnic Group Differences in Older Adults’ Involvement with Adult Protective Services1
Long-Distance Caregivers’ Use Of Supportive Services1
For the Sake of Myself, My Colleagues and My Community: Exploring the Benefits of Political Participation in Later Life1
Introducing the First Special Issue on COVID-19 and Older Adults1
Managing the Incurable: Older Pain Clinic Patients’ Experiences of Managing Treatment-Resistant Chronic Low Back Pain1
Social Workers’ Involvement in Developing and Implementing Social Programs for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Nigeria: A Concept Paper and Suggestions for Action Plans1
Friendship in Befriending? Older Service Users’ Notions of Friendship in a Befriending Scheme1
Preference to Age in Place in Low-Income Senior Housing1
Working with Older Caregivers of Persons with Mental Illness during COVID-19: Decreasing Burden, Creating Plans for Future Care, and Utilizing Strengths1
An Exploration of the Occupational Adaptation of Older Adults Living in Low-Income Housing During the Pandemic1
Surviving the Holocaust: Trauma and Resiliency in Later Life1
Financial Strain and Psychological Distress Among Middle-Aged and Older Adults: A Moderated Mediation Model1
Violence Toward Older Adults in the Forms of Ageism and Sexual Offense Presented in An Old Lady: A Film Review1
Active Aging In Long-Term Care Facilities In Korea : Beyond The Lexical Meaning1
The Impact of Cognitive Impairment on Disaster Preparedness: A Cross-sectional Study of Older Adults over the Age of 75 Requiring Special Care in Japan1
“It’s about a Life Worth Living”: Rosalie A. Kane, PhD, Pioneer of Quality of Life Measurement in Long-Term Care1
Internet Use and Well-Being of Older Adults Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Findings from European Social Survey1
Understanding the Ephemeral Moment of COVID Avoidance Hotels: Lessons Learned from Acknowledging Housing as Central to Dignified Later Life1
“Do Your Best to Avoid it”: Appraisals and Coping with Discrimination-Related Stress Among Older Chinese Immigrants in Affordable Senior Housings During the COVID-19 Pandemic1
Death, Dying, and Bereavement Around the World: Theories, Varied Views, and Customs1
A mHealth-Supported Volunteer-Assisted Spiritual Well-Being Intervention for Discharged Older Patients: A Tripartite Collaboration1
Structural Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Social Service Directors that Influence Their Engagement in Disaster Preparedness Processes1
Factors Affecting Caregivers’ Burden in a Sample of Greek Family Caregivers Caring for Older Adults1
The Preservation of Spousal and Partner Relationships Among Nursing Home Residents1
Conversations about Community, Connection to Place, and Housing Preferences among Aging Adults in Lexington, Kentucky1
Embarking to Caregiving Role: A Thematic Analysis of Malay Caregivers of Older Adults with Mental Health Problems Perspectives1
Housing Satisfaction Among Older Adults Living in Low-Income Seniors’ Housing1