The types of problems faced by this population are quite distinct and often more complex than those faced by younger adults and throw up many new challenges in both assessment and treatment this online resource discusses how psychological assessment needs to be more tightly integrated with therapy especially with older adult clients. For older adults there is a lot of stigma surrounding what it means to need mental health care and as a result older adults do not tend to seek out therapy when they need it older adults continue to experience mental health concerns as they age. Using the contextual adult lifespan theory for adapting psychotherapy caltap as a framework for applying our knowledge about developmental social contextual and cohort generational factors that influence age differences in response to psychological assessment and therapy they present an integrated framework for psychological assessment and therapy with older adults. Psychological assessment and therapy with older adults bob g knight and nancy a pachana offers an integrated theory based rationale and guideline to approach clinical practice with older adults provides a conceptual integration of assessment and intervention practices both of which are critical in approaching work with older adults but are rarely approached clinically from within a . A clinical geropsychologist and neuropsychologist with extensive experience in assessing and treating older adults her main research interests include anxiety in later life nursing home
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