The area of Clinical Geropsychology and Gerontology covers the critical issues facing the aging society. At present there is a need for more services and professionals devoted to helping the elderly. An area of interest in Clinical Geropsychology and Gerontology covers basic psychological, biological and sociological aspects of aging. A major focus is in providing mental health services to the elderly.
Clinical Geropsychology includes the following courses:
Legal and Ethical Issues
Psychology of Aging
Psychology of Death and Dying
Dementia and Neuropsychological Disorders
Multicultural Aspects of Aging
Psychological Testing—Intellectual and Neuropsychological Functioning