psychiatrist http://ripr.org en The Silver Boom: A Growing Shortage of Mental Health Specialists http://ripr.org/post/silver-boom-growing-shortage-mental-health-specialists <p>Will we have enough geriatric specialists to take care of Rhode Island's aging population?</p><p>In less than 20 years, a quarter of the state’s population will be older than 60. In a series we call “The Silver Boom: Aging in Rhode Island,” we’re looking this week at how the state will take care of this expanding older population, and how the state benefits from these older residents.</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:00:00 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 11555 at http://ripr.org The Silver Boom: A Growing Shortage of Mental Health Specialists