NEW! The Aging Brain
May 5 from 11:00am - 12:00pm
Challenge Level: Advanced
Instructor: Dr. Teresa Markis, Ph.D.
Aging is inevitable but how well we age is up to us. Join this class to learn practical information about the aging process including theories of aging and time of day effects. Discuss changes in language processing, decision making and problem solving while learning gains that are also affiliated with aging such as wisdom, creativity, and crystallized intelligence. Leave this course with useful information gained through personal assessments and lively dialogue about aging to support your personal brain health and wellness.
Week 1:Theories of Aging
Week 2: Time of Day Effects
Week 3: Language Processing, Decision Making, & Problem Solving
Week 4: Gains in Aging: Wisdom, Creativity, & Intelligence