Latest publications:
The Effects of Elderly Employment on Youth Employment in Japan

We found that elderly employment has increased the probability of new graduates failing to find a full-time job and decreased their future income by 7–8%.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: November 22, 2016

$US5.00
Quality of Life and the Role of Communal Space in Sheltered Housing: A Qualitative Study

This paper describes findings from a study exploring the experiences of the value of communal spaces in sheltered housing and the contribution communal spaces made to residents' quality of life.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: November 22, 2016

$US5.00
An Andragogic Approach to Fall-prevention Education for the Elderly in Community-based Settings

This paper discusses positive effects of fall prevention education by utilizing the andragogic principles of adult education as a theoretical framework for health promotion related to fall prevention education.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: November 15, 2016

$US5.00
Examining Dementia Caregivers’ Experiences

This paper examines dementia carergivers' experiences to inform an undergraduate curriculum.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: November 10, 2016

$US5.00
Successful Aging: Integrating Physical and Social Perspectives into a Continuing Care Retirement Community

This paper determines which physical and social factors of long-term care environments can promote successful aging for older adults.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: November 10, 2016

$US5.00
Self-management, Stress, and Self-esteem in Older Adults

This study examines predictors of older adults’ self-management. Family relationship quality, general health, and physical activity frequency directly and indirectly predicted self-management, which subsequently predicted perceived stress and self-esteem.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: October 25, 2016

$US5.00
Pruning the Family Tree: The Plight of Grandparents Who Are Alienated from Their Grandchildren

Grandparents who are prevented from seeing grandchildren suffer serious emotional and physical consequences. This phenomenon is examined through a theoretical lens, current practice application, and call for further investigation.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: October 18, 2016

$US5.00
Youth Experiences with Older Relatives Who Have Dementia

Youth relationships with older relatives with dementia can have a profound effect on their interactions. Dementia is prevalent and the number of people with dementia is anticipated to rise.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: October 5, 2016

Free Download
The Impact of Strong for Life on the Physical Functioning and Health of Older Adults Receiving Home and Community-Based Services

To test the effects of Strong for Life (SFL) on the physical performance and self-rated health of older adults receiving Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS).

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: September 28, 2016

$US5.00
Attitudes of Staff, Patients, and Family Members toward Hospital Volunteers

This research explores staff, patient, and family member perceptions of volunteers working with and advocating for older adults in the acute hospital setting.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published online: September 16, 2016

Free Download