Promoting Mental Health in Later Life - Symposium 2

Pets and Mental Health for Seniors

Chair: Chair: Dan Levitt, Executive Director Tabor Village, Abbotsford, BC, Adjunct Professor, SFU Gerontology & Board Member, Global Aging Network (formerly IAHSA)

Benefits, Issues and Rights of Pet Owners and Home Care Service Providers Martha Jane Lewis, Executive Director, Seniors First BC

A Glance at Pets in Residential Care

Kathy Nduwayo, Site Leader/Director of Care, Cartier Care Centre, Park Place Seniors Living, Coquitlam, BC

Carving out a Place for Pets in the Age-friendly Agenda: Findings from a Mixed Methods Case Study

Ann Toohey, Doctoral Candidate, Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary

Date : 2017-05-1917 views
Department : Gerontology
Category : SFU Events
Keyword : Gerontology, mental health