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From: Wedding, Danny <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, May 7, 2008 at 11:50 AM
Subject: [DIV10] Chasing Dragonflies: Life and Care in Aging
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"The field of gerontology has changed dramatically over the past 20 years.
Gone are the predetermined stereotypes that anyone over 65 is retired and
sedate at best—or senile and decrepit at worst. Lauren Smerglia Seifert's
book, *Chasing Dragonflies: Life and Care in Aging*, joins large bodies of
work that advocate for person-centered care for those with memory problems .
. . and for breaking aging-related myths for the entire population of the

The full review of Dr. Seifert's recent book will appear in the 5/14 release


*Danny Wedding, PhD, MPH*

*Editor,* *PsycCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology--APA Review of