Psychology

Living Old Handout

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/livingold/

1. Discuss the roles of exercise, nutrition, and weight in the health of elderly adults.

2. Explain the rationale for providing options and teaching coping skills to residents of nursing homes.

3. Evaluate whether health care providers treat older adults better or worse than other developmental age groups such as middle-aged or young adults.