Explain approaches to theory as guiding practice with older adults, emphasizing Dynamic Systems Theory of Motor Control (Shumway-Cook &Woollacott, 2012) and the Model of Human Occupation (Kielhofner, 2008).
Describe biological theories of aging
Describe psychological theories of aging.
What is meant by successful aging?
Why is the label controversial and why might positive aging be a more helpful model?
How does public policy in the United States affect the lives of older adults?
How might changes in demographic factors alter policy?