Older Adults

Some articles on older adults, older, adults, older adult:

What Is Reminiscence Therapy? - Applications of Reminiscence Therapy - Depression
... of reminiscence therapy in clinically depressed older adults ... reminiscence therapy, institutionalized older veterans experienced significant decreases in depressive symptoms ... Older adults with depressive symptoms frequently reminisce as a way to refresh bitter memories, reduce boredom, and prepare for death from Webster's ...
The Role of Interference in Memory Span
... For older adults, span estimates increased with each PI-reducing manipulation for younger adults, scores increased when multiple PI manipulations were combined or when PI-redu ... The impact of PI is greater for older adults than for younger adults ... Older adults showed relatively poor span performance when PI was maximal ...
Mara Mather - Career
... Laura Carstensen and Susan Charles revealed a positivity effect in older adults’ attention and memory, in which older adults favor positive information more and negative ... her research indicates that this is not the case her findings suggest that older adults’ positivity effect is the result of strategic processes that help maintain well-being ... projects have included work on how older adults interpret positive stimuli as well as how stress influences older adults' decision making processes and the differences ...
Aging In Place
... in Place Week and the National Aging in Place Council that promotes the positive outcomes of older adults having a choice in their care and living arrangements ... more professionals trained to fill the growing need in this service model for older adults ... are now fully engaged and committed to exploring ways to better serve older adults by developing action plans that address future needs and ensure that the necessary services are in ...
Effectiveness - Older Adults and The Cognitive Interview
... Studies have confirmed that older adults benefit even more from the CI than younger adults in providing precise details of an incident ... These benefits in more correct details seen in older adult witnesses are reliable with the environmental support hypothesis, which predicts that older adults rely ...

Famous quotes containing the words adults and/or older:

    Above all, though, children are linked to adults by the simple fact that they are in process of turning into them. For this they may be forgiven much. Children are bound to be inferior to adults, or there is no incentive to grow up.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)

    We are older by faith than by experience.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)