Positive mental health in aging : challenges and resources --
An overview of common mental disorders among seniors --
Social isolation and social loneliness --
The dichotomies of caregiving : mental health challenges of informal caregivers --
Gay and lesbian seniors --
Seniors living in long-term care facilities --
Best practices for the mental health care of older adults --
The care and treatment of people with dementia and cognitive impairment : an update.
In this book you will discover how mentally fit you really are and what you can do to improve and maintain optimal mental and emotional health to the end of life. Based on an eight-week mental fitness program the authors created.