Rhonda J. V. Montgomery

Professor of Sociology

Helen Bader Endowed Chair of Applied Gerontology in the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare

Applied Gerontology Office: Enderis Hall 1157 (faculty page)
Phone: (414) 229-3289
E-mail: rm@uwm.edu

Office Hours: By appointment

Degree:

Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Areas of Specialization:

Social Gerontology; Family

Selected Publications:

Montgomery, R.J.V., Rowe, J.M., & Kosloski, K. (2007). “Family Caregiving.” In J.A. Blackburn and C.N. Dulmus (Eds.) The Handbook of Gerontology: Evidence-Based Approaches to Theory, Practice, and Policy. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. Dobbs, D. & Montgomery, R.J.V. (2005). "Family satisfaction with residential care provision: A multi-level analysis." Journal of Applied Gerontology. November 2005.

Montomery, R.J.V., Rowe, J.M., & Kosloski, K. (2006). Respite Care, In C.N. Dulmus & J.A. Blackburn (Eds.) Handbook of Gerontology: Evidence-Based Approaches to Theory, Practice, and Policy. John Wiley & Sons.

Montgomery, R.J.V., Holley, L., Deichert, J., Kosloski, K.D. (2005). "A Profile of Home Care Workers From the 2000 Census: How it Changes What We Know." Gerontologist, 45(5), 593-600.

Savundranayagam, M., Hummert, M., Montgomery, R.J.V. (2005). "Investigating the Effects of Communication Problems on Caregiver Burden." Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences, 60B (1), S48-S55.

Montgomery , R.J.V., Kosloski, K.D., Karner, T. (2002). "Weighing the Success of a National Alzheimer’s Disease Service Demonstration." In Devolution and Aging Policy. Edited by F. Caro & R. Morris, New York: The Haworth Press.

Montgomery, R.J.V. (Ed.) (2002). A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs. New York: Haworth Press.

Montgomery, R.J.V., E.F. Borgatta & M.L. Borgatta. (2000). "Societal and Family Change in the Burden of Care." In Who Should Care for the Elderly? An East-West Value Divide, edited by W.T. Liu & H. Kendig. Singapore: The National University of Singapore Press

Montgomery, R.J.V. & Kosloski, K.D. (2000). "Family Caregiving: Change, Continuity and Diversity." In P. Lawton and R. Rubenstein (Eds.) Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: Strategies in Care and Research. New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Montgomery , R.J.V. (1999). "The Family Role in the Context of Long-Term Care." Journal of Aging and Health, 11(3): 401-434.