Date Presented 03/27/20
The study used cross-sectional data of 1,202 community-dwelling adults age 65 and older from the Health and Retirement Study. The finding indicates that SMC have a small but significant effect on social participation among older adults. Therefore, OTs need to start considering SMC when facilitating social participation among older adults.
Primary Author and Speaker: Chang Dae Lee
Additional Authors and Speakers: Sangmi Park