July 2016

posted 07.28.2016
By Philip B. Stafford It has been more than 45 years since Sherry Arnstein published her seminal article, “The Ladder of Participation” in the Journal of the American Planning Association. At base, the article was about the distribution of power in society, and advocated for goals of empowerment—…
posted 07.07.2016
We are still accepting proposals to present at the 2017 ASA Aging in America Conference (AiA17!) happening in Chicago, March 20-24, 2017! Deadline: Proposals will be accepted through July 15, 2016. You can submit your presentation proposal here (you'll need to log in with your asaging.org account,…
posted 07.07.2016
By Eric Carlson and Fay Gordon In late 2015, a ProPublica investigation reported 37 incidents of long-term-care employees (employed by nursing homes and assisted living centers) sharing photos or videos of residents on social media, without the resident’s consent. In two-thirds of the incidents,…