Are You Ready to Start Thinking About Aging in Place?
Scott is in Vermont, and has a different take on aging in place than most folks who write on the topic.
The book Independent for Life: Homes and Neighborhoods for an Aging America (University of Texas Press, 2012) is one of the most comprehensive works on the topic of aging-in-place I’ve ever read.
Aging in Place
I recently had the pleasure, and may I say the “delight” to hear Chris Downey as a Key Note Speaker at the Environments for Aging Conference
Aging in Place: Senior Housing Globalized
In 1999 I read a book by Peter G. Peterson titled: Gray Dawn, it was an apocalyptic view of the coming “global aging crisis.”
- March 5, 2016
- By: Patrick Roden PhD
- Category: General
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WHAT DOES AGING-IN-PLACE MEAN? HOW CAN IT BE ACHIEVED? By Patrick J Roden PhD...
Strategically avoiding the word "AGING" is not doing any favors to the cause of countering ageism; Aging is Living. Reflect honestly for a moment on why this is done...What has your historic experience of Aging been?
They will never nurture the unique expression of the self ( in gerontology we call it Continuity of Self) that is a home created over time that reflects who we have been, who we are, and who we will become...Only Aging in Place can really do that.
“A man’s health can be judged by which he takes two at a time –...
Aging in Place
Universal Design is LifeSpan Design. The late Michel Philibert, a French philosopher and gerontologist, once proposed that we are at the dawn of a new understanding