Healthy Aging, Cultural Considerations and Safety Guides

A Day in the Life of Older Adults: Substance Use Facts (Via Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)

Behavioral Health: Helping Seniors Address Mental Health Issues (Via National Council on Aging)

Bringing Awareness To The Mental Health Of Older Adults (Via Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)

Diabetes Awareness, Prevention, and Management (Via Defeat Diabetes Foundation) 

Diabetes and Older Adults (Via Endocrine Society's Hormone Health Network)

Diabetes in Older Adults: Types, Symptoms, Tests, Management (Via National Institute on Aging)

Diabetes Journaling for Your Health (Via CDC)

Diabetes Outreach and Resources for Older Adults (Via American Diabetes Association)

Dietary Guidelines: Fruits and Vegetables (Via U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
See also: Dietary Guidelines: Know Your Fats (Via U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America (Via CDC)

Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs for Older Adults (Via National Council on Aging)
See also: Preventing Falls: Tips for Older Adults & Caregivers 

Family Caregiving Resources (Via AARP)

Health Literacy and Older Adults: Focus on Strengths (Via U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
See also: The Guide to Health Literacy and Older Adults (Via U.S. Department of Health & Human Services)
See also: Healthy Eating Tips for Seniors (Via National Council on Aging)

HIV, AIDS, and Older People (Via National Institute on Aging)
See also: How to Talk with Your Doctor About Sensitive Issues (Via National Institute on Aging)
See also: Sexuality in Later Life (Via National Institute on Aging)

HIV Among People Aged 50 and Over Facts and Prevention (Via CDC)

HIV and Older Adults Fact Sheet (Via National Institutes of Health/AIDSinfo

HIV Resource Library (Via CDC)

How to Start the Conversation about Advanced Care Planning with Older Hispanic Adults: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals: MHP Salud

HRSA’s Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Optimizing HIV Care for People Aging with HIV: Putting Together the Best Health Care Team This reference guide discusses how all members of the health care team can contribute to the care of people aging with HIV. Specifically, this guide identifies roles, responsibilities, staff training, and resources for the health care team to build their capacity and may assist the health care team as they build and expand their knowledge and practice of serving people aging with HIV.

HRSA’s Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Optimizing HIV Care for People Aging with HIV: Incorporating New Elements of Care (Via HRSA)

Influenza High-Risk Groups: People 65 Years and Older (Via CDC)

Key Considerations and Recommendations When Caring for Older Persons with HIV (Via National Institutes of Health/AIDSinfo
Note: Antiretroviral Therapy, mental health, polypharmacy, screening and diagnosis, and other topics are also addressed.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Aging (Via APA)

LGBT Aging: A Fact Sheet for Psychologists (Via APA)

LGBT Older Adult Mental Health Resources (Via National Resource Center on LGBT Aging)

 

LGBTQ: The impact of isolation on LGBTQ seniors living with dementia (Alzheimer's Association)

 

Life's Simple 7: Cardiovascular Health Risk Factors (Via American Heart Association)

Lunder-Dineen: Lunder-Dineen is proud to provide educational resources on dementia to enhance how health care professionals in Maine care for their patients.

Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder National Helpline (Via Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)

Mental Health of Older Adults Fact Sheet (Via World Health Organization)  

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Older Adults and Depression (Via National Institute of Mental Health)

Older Americans Behavioral Health Series (Via National Council on Aging)

Older Patients and Thyroid Disease Fact Sheet (Via American Thyroid Association)Physical Fitness Tips for Older Adults (Via Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion)

Recognize Red Flags for Substance Abuse in Older Adults (Via Senior Living)

Safe Driving Tips for Older Adults (Via Mayo Clinic) 
See also: Older Driver Safety (Via New York State Government)

Substance Use Treatment for Older Adults (Via SAMHSA)

Substance Use Disorders and HIV (Via National Institutes of Health/AIDSinfo)

Talking with Your Adult Patients about Alcohol, Drug, and/or Mental Health Problems (Via Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)

The State of Mental Health and Aging in America (Via CDC)

Treatment, Care, and Prevention for People with HIV (Via CDC)

Working With Older Adults: What Mental Health Providers Should Know (Via APA)