This Psychology Course will take you through the psychology of aging. You will be able to understand the psyche of older individuals and their needs and goals. Learn how you can take care of the elderly and improve the health and quality of life for senior citizens.
Your course teacher, Elmira Strange is a Research Psychologist (MPhil), Cognitive Behavioural Therapist (Dip), and Certified Life Coach (Dip). She has worked as a Researcher and Psychology Lecturer, where she focused on 'Researching Stress in Families of Disabled Children'. She than went on to study Life Coaching and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
This Psychology of Aging course is ideal for anyone interested in psychology or anyone who wants to broaden their understanding of the aging process and how it transpires within the psyche. Learn about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, how we stereotype older people and how it affects them, what is developmental psychology and substance abuse in older people.