After reviewing the psychosocial care of the elderly source found in


Discussion question.

After reviewing the Psychosocial Care of the Elderly source found in the Learning Materials in Module 3, discuss surprising facts about the psychosocial care of the aging. Did you originally consider any of these as myths, when in reality they are based on evidence? How can nurses influence attitudes among caregivers and the public about aging?

At least 400 words in length and utilize at least one scholarly source.

·  van der Kaap-Deeder, J., Vermote, B. Waterschoot, J., Soenens, B., Morbée, S. & Vansteenkiste, M. (2021, February 28). The role of ego integrity and despair in older adults’ well-being during the COVID-19 crisis: The mediating role of need-based experiences. European Journal of Ageing, 1-13.

· Geriatric Nursing. (2020). Psychological care of the elderly.