(A)Please watch the following videos and then discuss how these videos relate to what you have already learned in the class. Note that the total running time of these videos is approximately 6 minutes.
UGA Gerontology. (2010, Nov 11). Georgia Centenarian Study (Pt. 5): Personality of Centenarians. Retrieved from
UGA Gerontology. (2010, Nov 11). Georgia Centenarian Study (Pt. 11): Health & Nutrition. Retrieved from
(A) The focus of the Discussion this week is to examine the growth of the various minority populations and how this will impact society in the future. You will also explore ways to provide assistance to older adults who are part of a minority group.
Identify how the will population structure of minority groups change in the years ahead. Examine the effect will this have on the family, health care, and social service needs in these communities. Identify some of the ways that we, as human service professionals, can assist with providing interventions for minority groups.
Please watch the following video and then discuss how the video relate to what you have already learned in the class. Note that the total running time of the video is approximately 25 minutes.
PBS. (n.d.). Ethnicity, Race & Aging, Episode 18. Retrieved from