A Prevention Approach to Critical Life Events of the Elderly
Journal of Primary Prevention
Professionals interested in aging and mental health have not fully considered preventive efforts. In this article, we present a conceptual framework and rationale for developing preventive interventions focused on older adults. In addition, an example is presented of preventive programming which uses an existing community dissemination network.
Smyer, Michael A.; Davis, Barbara W.; and Cohn, Margaret. "A Prevention Approach to Critical Life Events of the Elderly." Journal of Primary Prevention 2, no. 4 (1982) : 195-204.