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OLDER ADULTS ATTITUDES ON AGING AND PERCEPTION OF LATE-LIFE SUICIDE
Contributor:Williams, Kadija N.
Although middle-age to older-age adults hold the highest rates of suicide in the United States, the general public and media often fail to focus on this disturbing trend. This phenomenon may be driven by negative generalized ...
Stereotypes, Attitudes about Aging, and Optimism and their Impacts on Vocabulary Performance
Age-related attitudes and stereotypes about aging have been shown to impact a variety of outcomes, including older adults’ cognitive performance. Past research has often focused on memory, a variable which does show ...
Attributions and symptom reports of cognitive impairment : testing the symmetry rule in caregiver therapy clients
Contributor:Anderson, Lindsay Nichole
Family caregivers (CGs) have a key role in early problem identification for persons with cognitive impairment because CGs are more likely than the persons with the impairment to see symptoms and respond to them by seeking ...