Creativity and Lifelong Learning
posted Tue, 2020-04-28 10:32
The challenge of fully embracing person-centered care lies in the struggle to change how organizations get things done.
posted Thu, 2020-01-30 08:50
At 72, the critical piece for my friends and myself is community, and the essence of community is human connection. Everything else is secondary.
posted Fri, 2020-01-24 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 Mon, 2019-11-18 14:11
Nursing home suicides, what LGBTQ elders and immigrants share, the lives and legacies of America’s vets, helping hoarders and more…
posted Wed, 2019-07-24 13:21
The Summer 2019 issue of Generations lays out the landscape of how rural America does and does not work for older adults—barriers to accessing services and scarce resources juxtaposed against life on the land and the value of that community.
posted Thu, 2019-06-27 18:41
Today’s older adults and people with disabilities rely on an interdependent, oftentimes complex system of formal and informal supports and healthcare to keep them as independent as possible in their own homes.
posted Mon, 2019-06-03 11:52
Families of people who are dying seek out the Threshold Choir via hospice agencies or word of mouth. Also, some Choir members visit nursing homes and sing to people there who are on hospice.