Article Review: Current Issues in Aging

Article Review: Current Issues in Aging

Select one published article from any of the University online databases listed under the Library tab, or from the Recommended Websites listed for this course, addressing the current issue of the aging adult. The aging population has issues such as being a parenting grandparent, aging, and levels of care, what constitutes successful aging, non-traditional retirement, healthcare costs, financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult, and substance abuse in aging. Examine how human service professionals are addressing these issues with the aging population in the article. Write a paper that includes a brief summary of the article, the service delivery explored in the article, information about how human service professionals are addressing the issues identified in the article, and your analysis of the recommendations for service delivery as outlined in the article. Your paper should be 1,050 to 1,400 words in length and be based on an article from 2011 to the present. You are required to use APA (6th ed.) formatting for in-text citations and references. Collins, W. (2011). Culturally Competent Practices: Working with Older African Americans in Rural Communities. Social Work & Christianity. 38(2), 201-217. Gater, L. (2010). Aging and chronic care. Corrections Forum, 3(19), 18. (Document ID: 2068212141. Gitlin, L., Roth, D., & Jin, H. (2014). Mediators of the impact of a home-based intervention (beat the blues) on depressive symptoms among older African Americans. Psychology & Aging, 29(3), 601-611. DOI: 10.1037/a0036784.