Purpose and Meaning in Highly Active Seniors
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The authors investigated the sources of meaning for active seniors. Results indicated that seniors who were most active were relatively high in a wide range of sources of meaning as well as in life satisfaction in general. The importance of meaning and purpose in relation to counseling with older adults is discussed.
Penick, J. M., & Fallshore, M. (2005). Purpose and Meaning in Highly Active Seniors. Adultspan Journal, 4(1), 19–35. https://doi.org/10.1002/j.2161-0029.2005.tb00115.x
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