ERIC Number: ED269403
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug-22
Perspectives on Aging. Exercise and Wellness Programs for Aging Adults. A Conference Held at Brigham Young University (Provo, Utah, August 22, 1983).
Papers presented at a conference on recreation, exercise, and wellness for aging adults included: (1) "Leisure Activity in the 11th Hour or Physical Pursuits of Old Fossils" (Larry L. Neal); (2) "Exercise and Nutrition for the Senior Adult" (Michele Anderson and Jackie A. Smith); and (3) "Senior Wellness Advocacy Network--S.W.A.N.--An Experiment in Education" (David Turner). Appendices present information from a survey of senior citizens regarding mental and physical health, classes dealing with health promotion among older adults, aqua-calisthenics, a paper on "Implementing a Physical Activity Program in a Geriatric Facility" (Carole Jewkes), and health and fitness tips for senior citizens. (CB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A