Constituent Group Blog

posted Thu, 2020-05-14 00:28
Researchers have found three factors that reliably increase happiness as we grow older — gratitude, generosity and reframing.
posted Fri, 2020-03-27 19:05
The Kiosk for Living Well program is a mobile health education and engagement program that uses fun activities and a “one stop shop” approach to attract and sustain consumer interest in taking better care of their health.
posted Fri, 2020-02-21 21:44
It is important to help a person living with dementia make a disaster preparedness plan and to review the plan at least once a year.
posted Fri, 2020-02-07 15:09
The members of the Network on Environments, Services and Technologies (NEST) council invite Atlanta conference attendees to join us on Wednesday, March 25 for our NEST Program Day entitled Intervention to Innovation: Technology-Driven Solutions for Aging in Community.
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 Fri, 2019-07-19 09:47
One might conclude that when grief is not properly addressed, the spiritual well-being of caregivers suffers.
posted Mon, 2019-07-15 14:39
The three major types of elder abuse are financial abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse.