Education

posted Thu, 2020-01-23 15:59
My therapist suggested my making a picture board, like the Dream Boards I’d created for future planning.
posted Wed, 2020-01-22 12:16
As music educators, both Lisa Lehmberg, Ph.D. and Liana Valente, DMA have focused their research on studying the physical, psychological and social benefits of music participation for older adults
posted Tue, 2020-01-21 12:09
Lifelong learning is now the norm. This is particularly true in the workplace where in order to stay current formal and informal skill building is an ongoing necessity.
posted Fri, 2020-01-10 11:12
Although in the U.S. the term is nowadays mainly used in regard to learning in older adulthood, lifelong learning emphasizes that humans learn in different contexts and forms over the entire life span.
posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:47
Aging Today spoke with three Meals on Wheels delivery volunteers to discover why they choose to spend their spare time deliver­ing meals.
posted Thu, 2020-01-09 10:31
The January–February 2020 In Focus section of Aging Today contemplates what community really means, especially as people age into later life.
posted Tue, 2020-01-07 14:19
Trust for America’s Health found that many public health department staffs had no knowledge of organizations that were already assisting older adults with supportive services.
posted Tue, 2020-01-07 14:04
SMAA’s most notable lesson learned involves the need to prioritize which work is most impor­tant.
posted Wed, 2019-12-11 15:02
In the movement to ensure that all health systems are age-friendly, health systems are learning to integrate the 4Ms (What Matters, Medication, Mentation, Mobility) into their workflows to improve care for all older adults.
posted Tue, 2019-11-26 13:00
The opportunity to live in a caring, well-staffed senior living facility may provide the necessary well-being and connectedness that often is absent when elders live independently.