In an essay by Rollo May, he once wrote "creativity is the answer to aging" (Berman and Goldman, 1992, p.188). May's statement is the fundamental assumption for what I like to call Possibility Aging.
I took my elderly relatives on a "long weekend" outing to bring some joy and new experiences to their lives.
I've spent 45 years working in the field of aging and I actually worked for Robert Butler,
Aging in place can be further defined by the following-
Aging in place is much more than being in an environment of choice as one gets older,
- May 25, 2016
- By: Patrick Roden PhD
- Category: Aging
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Some young people start counting the days until they can retire on their first day of work. Not Ann Aylward, who turns 90 on Thursday.
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: 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.”