Part 1: Answer each question below (3-5 sentences to meet competent standards per the rubric); include the question followed by your answer:
What care and living arrangements have been made for older adults needing assistance in your family? How did culture, personal values, financial means,
health, and other factors influence those decisions?
Imagine yourself as a resident in an assisted-living facility. List all the features you would want your living context to have, explaining how each helps ensure
effective person-environment fit and favorable psychological well-being.
Think of someone you know who is aging successfully. What personal qualities led you to select that person?
Part 2: Review the Content Pages (with embedded links) in the weekly module:
Select one Content Page (with embedded links) from the weekly module; provide 1 post (7-10 sentences to meet the competent standards per the rubric ) on
a topic/topics from the Content Page you reviewed. This post should include a direct quotation with a page or paragraph number from the source (article,
interview, web-page, video, etc.) and why/how it was of interest to you. Expand upon your thoughts…what about this was interesting, how will it impact your
world, change your behaviors, will you inform others of this new information? Do you agree or disagree with the information provided? Why or why not? By
addressing questions such as these, you are providing evidence of critical thinking and application.