Sasha Syahirah Rouse

Research Associate


Contact: 65161901

Sasha joined the qualitative team in 2018. Sasha graduated from The Chicago School with a Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology. She has a deep interest in exploring the causes and consequences of poverty among older Singaporeans, older adults’ unmet social needs, as well as interventions that can empower them. At CARE, Sasha has managed and been involved in multiple projects which highlights and investigates concepts of empowerment and self-efficacy in old age, generativity, loneliness, and longevity.

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  • Causes for health disparities in older populations
  • Inclusive care for older persons
  • Housing and built environment
  • Caregiver health and wellbeing
  • Doctor-patient communication
  • Cognitive health
  • Diminishing support networks in old age
  • Impact of role loss on identity