PSYCH 525 - Internship: Active Aging

Description
An internship with Active Aging, a state-supported area office on aging that provides a wide variety of services to Senior Citizens living in Crawford County. The center provides congregate meals, home-delivered meals, educational activities, health-promotive services and activities, and social activities for "active" Seniors. The student will become involved in several facets of operating a center for older adults from developing appropriate activities and services to implementing them. The internship will involve selected readings and discussions with on-site supervisor and staff. Professional performance will be evaluated by the on-site supervisor in consultation with the supervising faculty member. The student's academic performatnce will be evaluated via a journal of internship experiences and a research paper. Prerequisite: PSYCH*160 and approval of the internship liaison. Corequisite: PSYCH*540. Distribution Requirements: None.
Credits
2
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Fall 2018
Avg. Class Size
999
Avg. Sections
1