Stigma and Discontinuity in Multilevel Senior Housing's Continuum of Care.


PURPOSE OF THE STUDY This article presents data from 2 qualitative studies, confirming what gerontologists observed 30 years ago. Multilevel senior housing residents experience stigma and distress in an environment where people are grouped by levels of functioning. DESIGN AND METHODS Qualitative, interview-based (N = 367) studies were conducted in senior… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/geront/gnv055