Psychological and Sociological Aspects of Later Adulthood

Psychological and Sociological Aspects of Later Adulthood

Why are older people considered an at risk population? How would you respond if you suspected an adult child caregiver was neglecting their elderly parent with Alzheimer’s disease? Name and describe one local program in your area that provides support for older adults and family caregivers. Based upon increasing numbers of the elderly, do you believe society is doing enough to help families care for their older adult members?