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    Posted 01.10.2017
    By Paul P. Falkowski, Ph.D.   I think it’s common knowledge by now that we are facing serious challenges for providing an adequate and well-trained workforce in the long-term care community.  With more than a million job vacancies projected by the year 2020, (just three years from now), we…
    Posted 01.08.2017
    An update from ASA’s Network on Environments, Services and Technologies (NEST) By Philip B. Stafford, PhD, Chair, NEST For NEST, this has been the year of co-design. We have tried to introduce ASA members to the idea that environments, services and technologies can be improved and innovated for…
    Posted 01.05.2017
    By Nancy Lee Do you know why music therapy is not an acceptable therapeutic intervention for Somali elders with dementia? Are you aware of how the trauma of the Boarding school experience shows up among American Indian elders today? The Minnesota Board on Aging (MBA) initiative, “Cultural…