{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Effects of Smartphone Use on Life Satisfaction in Older Adults: The Mediating Role of Depressive Symptoms

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the background evidence the authors considered when planning and conducting their study of the effects of smartphone use on life satisfaction and the mediating role of depressive symptoms in older adults.
  2. Identify the characteristics of the study participants.
  3. Choose the results of the study that might lend insight to those who assist older adults in choosing and learning to use technology that can enhance their well-being.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate knowledge of a study that investigated the effects of smartphone use on life satisfaction and its mediating role on depressive symptoms in older adults by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH
  • NM - BON 2.0 CH
  • SC - BON 2.0 CH
  • WV - BOERN 2.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, Georgia Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing, South Carolina Board of Nursing, and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, #50-1223.

Test Code: CIN0822
Published: August 2022
Expires: 6/6/2025
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Hae Sagong, PhD, RN; Ju Young Yoon, PhD, RN