Aging and Creativity

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  • Author : Kenneth J. Gilhooly
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 284 pages
  • ISBN : 0128166150
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Aging and Creativity

Aging and Creativity
  • Author : Kenneth J. Gilhooly,Mary L.M. Gilhooly
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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Aging and Creativity examines the effects of aging on creative functioning, including age-related changes in cognition, personality, and motivation that affect performance or output. The book reviews and summarizes both lab-based and real-world-based studies. Changes in working memory, speed of processing, learning efficiency, and retrieval from long-term memory are all discussed as factors influencing creativity, as are health changes and changes in social roles with later age. The book concludes with practical implications of age effects on creativity for older

Creativity and Successful Aging

Creativity and Successful Aging
  • Author : Carolyn Adams-Price
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 18 January 1998
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"Creative expression in later life can be linked directly to successful aging. Beginning with theoretical models of creativity and life-span development, the contributors examine the factors that influence creative exploration: environmental, social, gender, cognitive, and personality. New theories on creative productivity in late life are presented which suggest that the potential for creativity is present in many older adults." "Using longitudinal studies and qualitative interviews, the contributors look at the role creativity plays in the lives of elders, and the

Art Therapy and Creative Aging

Art Therapy and Creative Aging
  • Author : Raquel Chapin Stephenson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 July 2021
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Art Therapy and Creative Aging offers an integrated perspective on engaging with older people through the arts. Drawing from the author’s clinical, research and teaching experiences, the book explores how arts engagement can intertwine with and support healthy aging. This book combines analysis of current development theory, existing research on creative programs with elders, and case examples of therapeutic experience to critically examine ageism and demonstrate how art therapy and creative aging approaches can harness our knowledge of the

Aging Creativity and Art

Aging  Creativity and Art
  • Author : Martin S. Lindauer
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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This volume explores the strengths and opportunities of old age as these are manifested by the accomplishments of aging artists, late artistic works, and elderly arts audiences. It critically examines the psychology of creativity, cognitive development, and gerontology, and will be of interest to a wide range of professionals and students in these fields.

Improving Memory through Creativity

Improving Memory through Creativity
  • Author : Amanda Pike
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 21 February 2014
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Creativity stimulates older adults both mentally and emotionally and has numerous cognitive and social benefits. Providing culturally-sensitive strategies for improving memory through creativity, this timely book outlines innovative techniques and gives essential insight into effective clinical work in a world with an increasing number of diverse older adults and incidences of Alzheimer's disease. Amanda Alders Pike clearly explains how to structure sessions and use artistic creativity to improve memory, mood and socialization. She covers everything from how to introduce art

Adult Development and Aging

Adult Development and Aging
  • Author : Julie Hicks Patrick,Bert Hayslip, Jr.,Lisa Hollis-Sawyer
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 17 July 2020
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Topically organized, Adult Development and Aging: Growth, Longevity and Challenges provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the aging process in adulthood from multiple perspectives. The authors use principles of lifespan development to show readers the directionality of changes in early, middle, and late adulthood. Within its framework of scientific literacy, the text charts four key themes to guide learners: a focus on aging as development; a global perspective on contexts; a vibrant, integrated approach to diverse coverage; and psychological

Adapting to Obstacles

Adapting to Obstacles
  • Author : Cassandra J. Dinius
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 January 2022
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Studying older adults who are aging 'successfully' (i.e., avoiding disease/disability; maintaining high cognitive and physical functioning; engaging in meaningful interpersonal/social engagement) may offer insight into variables that contribute to cognitive change throughout the lifespan. Successful aging is related to levels of engagement, which may be promoted by the problem solving and reevaluation encouraged by the creative process (Fisher & Specht, 1999). Creative thinking requires the consideration of diverse concepts and strategies (e.g., generating many solutions), as well as

Creating Wellness

Creating Wellness
  • Author : Lauren Parmelee Murphy,Lesley University. Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences. Expressive Therapies Program
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 January 2022
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This research investigated the efficacy of psycho-educational expressive arts therapy groups in equipping and empowering adults over the age of 55 for optimal functioning. Postulating that creative explorations of thought, action, and perception might enhance cognition, strengthen self-efficacy, and stimulate engagement, the researcher targeted 24 aptitudes associated with creativity and cognitive health. These are fluency, flexibility, originality, elaboration, abstracting, openness, emotional awareness, synthesis, proprioception, visualization, contextualizing, curiosity, investigating, confidence, extending, optimism, fantasy, humor, collaboration, decentrism, perception, critical thinking, metaphoric understanding, and metacognition.

Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education Media and the Arts

Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education  Media  and the Arts
  • Author : Silton, Nava R.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 27 June 2016
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The use of imagination can lead to greater outcomes in problem solving, innovation, and critical thinking. By providing access to creative outlets, productivity increases in schools, businesses, and other professional settings. Exploring the Benefits of Creativity in Education, Media, and the Arts is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly research on the stimulation and implementation of creative thinking in academic and professional environments. Highlighting the foundations of creativity from theoretical and neuroscientific perspectives, this book is ideally designed

The Aging Consumer

The Aging Consumer
  • Author : Aimee Drolet,Carolyn Yoon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 October 2020
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The Aging Consumer: Perspectives from Psychology and Marketing, 2nd edition takes stock of what is known around age and consumer behavior, identifies gaps and open questions within the research, and outlines an agenda for future research. There has been little systematic research done with respect to the most basic questions related to age and consumer behavior, such as whether older adults versus young and middle-age adults respond to marketing activities including pricing, promotions, product design, and distribution. Written by experts,

Creative Aging

Creative Aging
  • Author : Mary Baird Carlsen
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 18 January 1996
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"Don't let therapists and counselors keep this unique book to themselves! Every man and woman who feels 'the first cool winds of evening' can take heart from this visionary yet down-to-earth exploration of creative potential in the later years of life. This is a book that can change lives." --Robert Kastenbaum, Ph.D. Editor-in-Chief, The Encyclopedia of Adult Development

Integrative Explorations of the Creative Mind

Integrative Explorations of the Creative Mind
  • Author : Leonid Dorfman,Pavel Machotka,Vladimir Petrov
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 02 October 2019
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The book is about creativity and relates to the field of creative cognition, divergent thinking, and innovation. The essays collected here highlight new and exciting explorations of ideas and theories of integrative approaches to the creative mind. This singularity allows a unique and fresh look at the concept of creativity. The primary markets for this book are universities and professional bodies in the field of psychology, humanities and social sciences, and it will also appeal to specialists in the fields

Cognitive Aging

Cognitive Aging
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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As our society ages, the topic of cognitive aging is becoming increasingly important. This volume provides an accessible overview of how the cognitive system changes as a function of normal aging. Building on the successful first edition, this volume provide an even more comprehensive coverage of the major issues affecting memory, attention, language, speech and other aspects of cognitive functioning. The essential chapters from the first edition have been thoroughly revised and updated and new chapters have been introduced which

Handbook of Cognitive Aging

Handbook of Cognitive Aging
  • Author : Scott M. Hofer,Duane F Alwin
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 20 March 2008
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"Provides a unique perspective. I am particularly impressed with the sections on innovative design and methods to investigate cognitive aging and the integrative perspectives. None of the existing texts covers this material to the same level." —Donna J. La Voie, Saint Louis University "The emphasis on integrating the literature with theoretical and methodological innovations could have a far-reaching impact on the field." —Deb McGinnis, Oakland University The Handbook of Cognitive Aging: Interdisciplinary Perspectives clarifies the differences in patterns and processes