Office on Aging
The Office on Aging is the focal point for APA activities pertaining to aging. Its mission is to promote the application of psychological knowledge to issues affecting the health and well-being of older adults. The Office on Aging also supports the work of the APA Committee on Aging.
Programs and Services
For Consumers and Students
Elder Abuse & Neglect: In Search of Solutions (PDF, 1.9MB)
Updated Life Plan for the Life Span 2012 (PDF, 3.42MB) available for download.
Help Wanted: Geropsychologists
APA members gathered in Colorado Springs to develop a training model for psychologists working with older adults.
Postgrad Growth Areas: Geropsychology
What are the growth areas in psychology? gradPSYCH takes a look in this second of an occasional series on areas where opportunities abound.