The Myths of Aging Speech
Write a five-minute evidence-based myth busting speech (3–4 pages) related to aging that you could give to nursing home support staff. Psychology professionals are often in training or consulting positions and expected to provide targeted training. For this assessment you will be creating a short training on aging for the staff of a nursing home. Show Less By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria: Competency 1: Apply information literacy and research skills to locate scholarly information in the field of human lifespan development. Apply information literacy and research skills to locate scholarly information about myths of aging. Competency 2: Apply theories, concepts, research findings, and conclusions in human lifespan development. Summarize research findings related to myths of aging. Analyze the accuracy of myths of aging. Competency 3: Examine the research methods frequently used in the study of human lifespan development. Examine the research methods used to study aging.. Competency 5: Examine how knowledge of theory and research in human lifespan development influences personal and professional behaviors and values, and guides social thinking. Analyze how research can be used to change social perception and policies related to aging. Competency 6: Communicate in a manner that is scholarly, professional, and consistent with expectations for professionals in the field of psychology. Write coherently to support a central idea with correct grammar, usage, and mechanics as expected of a psychology professional. Use APA format and style.