Poster Session
Issue Date: July 01, 2017
Published Online: August 07, 2017
Updated: June 13, 2018
The Impact of Older Adult Relocation to Assisted Living on Quality of Life
Author Affiliations
  • Creighton University
  • Creighton University
  • Creighton University
  • Creighton University
  • Creighton University
  • Creighton University
Article Information
Geriatrics/Productive Aging / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Prevention and Intervention
Poster Session   |   July 01, 2017
The Impact of Older Adult Relocation to Assisted Living on Quality of Life
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515229. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO3089
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515229. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO3089
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This presentation describes potential positive impacts on quality of life that social participation and meaningful activity groups can have on residents during their transition to assisted living. Occupational therapists possess distinct expertise in facilitating engagement in these areas.

Primary Author and Speaker: Helene Lohman

Additional Authors and Speakers: Amy Pietro, Erin Gotschall, Kellie Thomen, Kate Tranel, Shara Luther