Behavioral therapy, physical strengthening may prevent disability in minority elders

04.09.2019

Photo: cultural mixed group of adult men in a cafe; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Scott Griessel

Considering that one third of older adults in the US are expected to belong to racial/ethnic minority groups by 2040, the disability prevention field desperately needs to provide mental and physical health services that are culturally competent for all older adults.