Examine the myths or stereotypes about the older adult that persist despite changing demographics and research in gerontology.
Create a matrix similar to the attached Myths and Stereotypes Example Matrix Document explaining the myths and stereotypes associated with older adults.
Include the following:
4 myths or stereotypes
Common themes associated with each myth and stereotype
Fact or reality associated with each myth or stereotype
The cultural and ethnic perspectives surrounding the myth or stereotype
An explanation of strategies to prevent or eliminate these myths and stereotypes
APA Format for citation and References
Each box should be at least 50 words.