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Age in Action
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1. Present a general overview of elderly inmates, including statistics, characteristics, crimes, mental and medical illnesses, and disabilities.
2. Describe Virginia’s only geriatric correctional facility.
3. Explain the practice of release planning, focusing especially on geriatric release.
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Case Studies from Age in Action
Livengood, T. (2009). The Older Inmate. Age in Action, 24(2), 1-5.