Title of Presentation Proposal

Ending ageism: The need to reevaluate attitudes towards the elderly

Presentation Type

Poster Presentation

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the psychometric properties of five common scales used to assess an individual's attitudes towards older adults. We will also provide a discussion about the advantages and disadvantages of each scale, and their applicability to the field of counseling psychology.

Start Date

4-14-2018 8:30 AM

End Date

4-14-2018 9:20 AM

Location

2nd Floor

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Ending ageism: The need to reevaluate attitudes towards the elderly

2nd Floor

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the psychometric properties of five common scales used to assess an individual's attitudes towards older adults. We will also provide a discussion about the advantages and disadvantages of each scale, and their applicability to the field of counseling psychology.