Aging in Postmodern Society

Stopping the Stigma and Silence

Below is a collection of articles regarding the stigma and silence of mental illness: When Depression and Dementia Collide – People with dementia often experience depression, anxiety and paranoia. Glenn Close’s New Role: Destigmatizing Mental Illness – The acclaimed actress is opening up about her family in order to help others 6 Little-Known Signs of Depression in Older Adults – Two […]

Aging doesn’t always come naturally. Classes are teaching boomers how.

Ann Zabaldo guided her graying students through the steps they’d need to take to reimagine the rest of their lives in the communal existence that has come to be known as “co-housing.” “Nobody is ever going to care for you the way people who know you are going to care for you,” Zabaldo told the […]