GERIATRICS By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the branch of medicine that deals with old age and the treatment of physical and mental disorders in older adults. See GEROCOMY. GERIATRICS: "Geriatrics deals with older people." Related Psychology Terms GERIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY GERIATRIC PSYCHOTHERAPY GEROPSYCHOLOGY GYNECOLOGY FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY GERIATRIC DISORDER PHYSICAL MCDICINE SHIPLEY INSTITUTE OF LIVING SCALE (SILS) PSYCHIATRIST GERIATRICIAN Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GERIATRICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geriatrics/ (accessed February 24, 2020).