Promoting health across the life span: Involving older people as teachers

Clarissa Hughes, Denise Winkler, Maree Bernoth

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The article discusses the Older Persons Teaching and Empowering Aged Care Health Students (OPTEACH) project in New South Wales in 2018. Topics covered include its development of stakeholder resources for involvement in education sessions, and the tapping of older people as speakers on their own struggles and triumphs. Also noted is OPTEACH's facilitation of students-older people interaction that will enhance the learning of students.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-40
Number of pages1
JournalAustralian Nursing and Midwifery Journal
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2018

Grant Number

  • : FACS-102026-LCG2016-17269-Bernoth


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