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The links below from Beyond Blue's What works to promote emotional wellbeing in older people booklet provide a range of interventions that can be used to promote emotional wellbeing or to help people with anxiety or depression. These interventions are grouped by type, for example, physical activity.
Please note, the What works to promote emotional wellbeing in older people booklet was produced in November 2014 and some links are no longer valid. These links have now been deleted and correct at time of publication (January 2016).
More information about these two interventions and their benefits:
Links to a range of meditation podcasts:
Beyond Blue’s free training resources for volunteers that support older people: beyondblue.org.au/about-us/programs/older-adults-program/aged-care-education/volunteer-education
Resources and information about pastoral and spiritual care for older people:
Online resources and treatment for older people with depression or anxiety:
Robot companions and their use in aged care:
Information on mindfulness-based approaches:
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