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HUMS 124 Activity Director Basic


Academic Articles on Nursing Homes and Senior Care

Ferguson, W. J., & Goosman, E. (1991). A foot in the door: Art therapy in the nursing home. American Journal of Art Therapy30(1), 2.


Knippenberg, I. A. H., Reijnders, J. S. A. M., Gerritsen, D. L., & Leontjevas, R. (2021). The association between specific activity components and depression in nursing home residents: the importance of the social component. Aging & Mental Health25(1), 118–125.



Yuqing Ding, Cheung, B., Kong, T., Wan-Yi Lee, & Yao, J. (2017). Grandpal Penpals: A qualitative study of a social program on senior quality of life in residential care facilities. UBC Medical Journal8(2), 16–20.


Sheppard, C., Austen, A., & Hitzig, S. (2022). Adopting person-centred approaches in social housing to increase access to health and social care services among older adults. International Journal of Integrated Care (IJIC)22, 1–2.


Tak, S., Kedia, S., Tongumpun, T., & Hong, S. (2015). Activity Engagement: Perspectives from Nursing Home Residents with Dementia. Educational Gerontology41(3), 182–192.



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