Web Links

Module 13: Adulthood and Aging

Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
This site provides detailed information on Alzheimer’s disease. The “About AD” section explains what Alzheimer’s disease is, and also the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

Depression in the Elderly
Though rare, depression does happen in the elderly. This article details various forms and causes of depression.

Positive Aging Center
Here are some articles and information on positive aging.

What is Grief?
This article, from the University of Illinois Counseling Center, is on dealing with grief.

What is Hospice Care?
Here is detailed information on what a hospice is and how it operates.