PS 506 Influences of Control vs Dependency Discussion
In this unit’s Discussion you will discuss the influence of control versus dependency, physical health, negative life changes, and social support on older adults’ psychological well-being
PS 506 Influences of Control vs Dependency Discussion:Adults in the last stage of their lives often prefer to spend time doing favorite activities and socializing with those who are close to them. By this stage, most adults are retired and living a life that can become complicated by new choices such as type of living arrangements or loss of freedoms (e.g., driving). Use the information from your Reading to respond to the following questions.
In academic, research and clinical settings, colleagues often openly review each other’s work. After evaluating your classmates’ proposed group therapy session, what suggestions would you offer to better facilitate their plans? Remember that psychologists often work on teams, so use this opportunity to build interventions as a team.
Textbook: Berk, L. E. (2018). Development through the lifespan (7th ed.). Boston: Pearson.PS 506 Influences of Control vs Dependency Discussion