University of Evansville

Gerontology Center

The Gerontology Center at the University of Evansville provides aging-related programs both to UE students and to community members interested in learning more or advancing their skills in the field of gerontology.

Aging-Related Videos

Videos may be viewed in the Gerontology Resource Center. Organizations and institutions may check out videos for a limited time. Inquire via e-mail.

  • Now Is Our Time – Healthy Living for Women 40-55  (37 minutes, 2003).
  • Sleep: A Prerequisite for Health  (18 minutes, 1994).
  • Brain Attack  (51 minutes, 2000).
  • Family Caregivers  (30 minutes, 1991).
  • Hospital-based Case Management – Managed Care in the Acute Care Setting  (28 minutes, 1996).
  • Caring for An Aging Society  (10 minutes, 1986).
  • What Price – Inequalities in Healthcare and Healthcare Delivery  (28 minutes, 2000) - 2 copies.
  • Hospital-based Case Management – Role of the Case Manager  (26 minutes, 1996).
  • Managing Care, Managing Death  (30 minutes, 1999).
  • Staying Healthy in a Stressful World – The Importance of Managing Stress  (27 minutes, 2000).
  • Before I Die – Medical Care and Personal Choices  (60 minutes, 2000).
  • Who Plays God? – Medicine, Money and Ethics in American Health Care  (120 minutes, 1999) - 2 copies.
  • Wake Up, America – A Sleep Alert  (24 minutes, 1995).
  • The Power of the Mind to Heal  (68 minutes, 2001).
  • Can't Afford to Grow Old  (55 minutes, 1990).
  • Pain Management  (30 minutes, 2000).
  • Injury Prevention – Preventing Falls  (17 minutes).
  • Sexuality and Aging  (59 minutes).
  • Overmedicating the Elderly  (28 minutes, 1991).
  • A Safer Place   (20 minutes).
  • Preventing and Handling Elder Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes  (60 minutes, 2001).
  • The 10 Commandments of Communicating with People with Disabilities  (26 minutes, 1994).
  • Neuropsychology  (23 minutes, 1995).
  • What to Look for in a Nursing Home  (11 minutes, 1995).
  • Divided Loyalties – Grandparents Raising Grandchildren  (28 minutes, 1994).
  • Aging: Growing Old in a Youth Centered Culture – Living Longer, Living Better?  (29 minutes, 2000).
  • Creating Health: Osteoporosis and Bone Health – Understanding and Prevention  (26 minutes, 2001).
  • The Aging Mind – Excellent for Gerontology Professionals  (28 minutes, 1998) - 2 copies.
  • Memory: Fabric of the Mind  (28 minutes, 1991).
  • The Sandwich Generation: Caring for Both Children and Parents  (28 minutes, 1995).
  • Caregiving  (26 minutes, 2000).
  • Geriatric Care – Excellent Training Resource on Geriatric Care  (22 minutes, 2004).
  • Depression: Moving On  (27 minutes, 2000).
  • The Mental Status Examination of the Demented Adult  (18 minutes).
  • Warning Signs: How to Help Someone Who is Suicidal – Excellent for Support Groups and Schools  (20 minutes, 2001).
  • Late Life Depression: Depression in the Elderly – Essential for Anyone Working with, Coping with or Helping the Elderly  (28 minutes, 2004).
  • East/West Medicine – Excellent for Nurses and Physicians  (27 minutes, 2000).
  • Gerontology:  Meeting Mobility, Sexual and Nutritional Needs  (34 minutes, 1987).
  • The Medical Marketplace – The Relationship Between Patients and Healthcare Teams (28 minutes, 2000).
  • Helping People with Dementia in Activities of Daily Living  (22 minutes).
  • Retirement and Well Being – Realistic Planning and Advice  (29 minutes, 2003).
  • You're Not Alone – Coping with the Death of a Spouse  (38 minutes, 1996).
  • Substance Abuse in the Elderly – As the Body Ages, Tolerance to Alcohol Decreases  (28 minutes, 2000).
  • Chronic Anxiety in the Elderly  (27 minutes, 1998).
  • Compassionate Touch: Benefits and Effects in Alzheimer's Care – An Excellent Video for Families and Professionals  (26 minutes, 1995).
  • Serious Depression  (28 minutes, 1991).
  • Elderly Suicide  (28 minutes, 1988).
  • Communicating with Older Adults and People with Dementia, Part 1. 
  • A Desperate Act – Suicide and the Elderly  (24 minutes, 2001).
  • The Alzheimer's Mystery  (48 minutes, 2000).
  • A Time To Change  (90 minutes, 2000).
  • The Aging Game – Helping to Prepare for Careers in Gerontology  (25 minutes, 2003).
  • Living Wills  (30 minutes, 1993).
  • To Be Old, Black, and Poor  (58 minutes, 1993).
  • The Enchanted Loom  (26 minutes, 1991).
  • Journey to the Centers of the Brain - The Seven Ages of the Brain  (58 minutes, 1995).
  • Optimal Aging:  Slowing Down the Clock – Aging Can be a Wake-up Call to Healthy Living  (27 minutes, 2000) - 2 copies. 
  • Adapting to Homes to Successfully Age in Place – Important Information to Know at Home  (27 minutes, 2003).
  • When the Mind Fails:  A Guide to Alzheimer's Disease  (2000) .
  • An Alzheimer's Story  (28 minutes, 1985).
  • Letting Go – A Hospice Journey  (90 minutes, 1996).
  • Walking Us Home – The Hospice Experience  (20 minutes, 2000).
  • A Matter of Time – Insights for Hospice and Caregiving Professionals Who Work with the Dying and Their Families  (20 minutes, 1996).
  • Aging:  Growing Old in a Youth Centered Culture – Living Longer: Aging Well  (29 minutes, 2000).
  • Aging and Creativity – A Journey of Discovery  (27 minutes, 2002).
  • Fitness and Nutrition – How to Improve Life as You Age  (27 minutes, 2001).
  • Fitness Forever – The Exercise Program for Healthy Aging  (1998).
  • Aging – The Natural Process  (37 minutes, 2001).
  • The Natural Process of Aging  (30 minutes, 1993).
  • Factors in Healthy Aging  (28 minutes, 1991).
  • The Non-hearing World – Understanding Hearing Loss  (17 minutes, 1993).
  • Gerontology: Meeting Oxygenation and Fluid and Electrolyte Needs  (39 minutes, 1987).
  • Middle Adulthood: Intimate Relationships and the Sandwich Generation  (28 minutes).
  • Prostate Cancer  (28 minutes, 2002).
  • Man Immortal  (53 minutes, 1999).
  • Body Story – The Death Knell of Old Age  (25 minutes, 1999).
  • Prostate Cancer: Advanced Stages – Straight Talk From Men Who are Living with Advanced Prostate Cancer  (14 minutes, 1999).
  • Transitions Through the Perimenopausal Years  (45 minutes, 2004).
  • Harbor of Hope – Healing Life-Threatening Illnesses:  Cancer, AIDS and MS  (37 minutes, 1994).
  • Parkinson's Disease:  An Update  (28 minutes, 2000).
  • The Parkinson's Enigma  (47 minutes, 2002).
  • Prostate Cancer: Early Stages – For Those Diagnosed and Their Families  (19 minutes, 1999).
  • My Body Is Not Who I Am – A Candid Perspective on Living with (Dis)abilities  (35 minutes, 1995).
  • Creating Health: Type 2 Diabetes – Nearing Epidemic Proportions  (27 minutes, 2002).