Poster Session
Issue Date: August 2016
Published Online: August 01, 2016
Updated: April 30, 2020
Factors Associated With IADL Independence Among Older Adults: Implications for Occupational Therapy Practice
Author Affiliations
  • New York University
  • New York University
Article Information
Geriatrics/Productive Aging / Mental Health / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   August 01, 2016
Factors Associated With IADL Independence Among Older Adults: Implications for Occupational Therapy Practice
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505132. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO3084
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505132. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO3084
Abstract

Date Presented4/8/2016

Age, leisure activity participation, and depressive symptoms are all significant predictors of instrumental activity of daily living function. Occupational therapists can incorporate evidence-based interventions to address both depressive symptoms and leisure activity participation.

Primary Author and Speaker: Szu-Wei Chen

Additional Author and Speaker: Tracy Chippendale