Stress Really Can Make Young Adults Feel Older
Psychology researchers have found that stress can play a significant role in how old emerging adults feel, with every stressful event above the daily norm making many young people feel at least one year older.
Study Finds Day-to-Day Experiences Affect Awareness of Aging, Mood
Research from NC State psychologists finds that an individual's awareness of aging is not as static as previously thought.
Conference to Explore Environment’s Role in Healthy Aging
NC State researchers, local agencies and community members will come together this week to discuss the critical role the environment plays in healthy aging. Aging and the Environment, a mini-conference organized by NC State’s Department of Psychology and its Daily Well-Being in Adulthood Lab, will take place from 1-7 p.m. on Nov. 11 at NC State’s James B. Hunt Jr. Library.
Good Attitudes About Aging Help Seniors Handle Stress
New research from NC State psychologists finds that having a positive attitude about aging makes older adults more resilient when faced with stressful situations.