Older Peoples' Mental Health
Mental health in older adults is a significant and complex topic that encompasses various aspects of psychological well-being in the later stages of life. Mental health in older adults can be influenced by a combination of biological, psychological and social factors.
In this topic guide you are able to access key texts available in print or electronically within UHD/DHUFT, useful websites, and links to relevant journals. Please note that you may need to logon using your OpenAthens password to access many of these resources.
Articles In Our Latest Bulletin
“Effect of prior pharmacotherapy on remission with sequential bilateral theta-burst versus standard bilateral repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in treatment-resistant late-life depression.”
“What is the effect of intergenerational activities on the wellbeing and mental health of older people?”
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