Carolyn Aldwin, Ph.D.

Center for Healthy Aging Jo Anne Leonard Endowed Director
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At OSU
Affiliation(s): 
School of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences
Human Development and Family Sciences
Center for Healthy Aging Research
Gerontology
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My research examines how psychosocial factors affect health, especially how individuals cope with stress. I also examine how personality, mental health, and physical health change across the lifespan. I am particularly interested in factors which affect the rate of aging, as well as stress-related growth.

Beyond OSU
My Publications

2007

Book

Book Chapter

C. Aldwin, Yancura, L. A., and Boeninger, D. K., Coping, health, and aging, in Handbook of Health Psychology & Aging, New York: Guilford, 2007, pp. 210-226.
C. Aldwin, Park, C. L., and Spiro, III, A., Health psychology and aging: Moving to the next generation of research, in Handbook of Health Psychology & Aging, New York: Guilford, 2007, pp. 3-8.
C. Aldwin, Park, C. L., and Spiro, III, A., Health psychology and aging: An introduction, in Handbook of Health Psychology & Aging, New York: Guilford, 2007, pp. 3-8.

2006

Book Chapter

M. R. Levenson and Aldwin, C., Change in personality processes and health outcomes., in Handbook of Personality Change, New York: Guilford, 2006.
C. Aldwin, Spiro, III, A., and Park, C. L., Health, behavior, and optimal aging: A lifespan developmental perspective, in Handbook of the Psychology of Aging, 6thth ed., San Diego: Academic Press, 2006, pp. 85-104.

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