2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

GERO 635 Aging Well: Adaptations in Later Life

Examination of the adaptations of the last half of the life span (i.e. ages 50-100+). Content includes the various theories of aging, multidimensional perspectives on changes in health and well-being, and strategies for coping with the change. Emphases are placed on developmental process, adaptations, and mental/emotional changes as people age. Prerequisite: GERO 605.