The Need for Research About Services and Supports for Aging Individuals With Severe Disabilities and Their Families

Meghan M. Burke, K. Charlie Lakin

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Abstract

In this introduction to the special issue, we discuss the need for research about services and supports for older adults with severe disabilities and their families. We then highlight three considerations in conducting research with older adults with severe disabilities and their families. We conclude with short descriptions of each article in this special issue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)207-210
Number of pages4
JournalResearch and Practice for Persons with Severe Disabilities
Volume44
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2019

Keywords

  • aging
  • older adults
  • services
  • severe disability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Psychology
  • Health Professions(all)
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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