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Unpublished Paper
Depression and Older Native Americans
(1997)
  • Timothy Thomason, Northern Arizona University
Abstract

This paper reviews recent research on the prevalence of depression in older adults and especially older Native Americans. Information on the importance of considering acculturation and general life satisfaction in this population is described. The paper concludes with several recommendations for treatment and counseling.

Keywords
  • depression,
  • old age,
  • elderly,
  • Native Americans,
  • American Indians
Disciplines
Publication Date
1997
Citation Information
Timothy Thomason. "Depression and Older Native Americans" (1997)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/timothy_thomason/33/