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Mental Health & Aging Project

The Mental Health & Aging Project (MHAP), funded by the Michigan Department of Community Health, is a program unit at Lansing Community College.

Since 1985, the project has offered education, training, and consultation for clinicians in Michigan's community mental health (CMH) system who provide services for older adults. The project also assists individuals in the aging network and other service systems who work with older adults with mental illness, dementia, and/or developmental disabilities in a wide variety of settings.


November 7, 2014 - Lansing, MI

The Mental Health & Aging Project will present GERO 191 Special Topics in Gerontology: Elder Abuse, taught by Susan Steinke, BA, from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Lansing Community College. Contact hours are available for nursing home administrators, nurses, and social workers. The registration fee is $60. Click here to see the brochure and registration form.

November 13, 2014 - Gaylord, MI

The Mental Health & Aging Project will present a day long workshop Working with Older Adults: Ethical Issues presented by Catherine A. Macomber MSW, LMSW, and Kim S. Johnson, MSW, from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM in Gaylord, MI.

CE's are available for social workers and nurses. This workshop meets the ethics CE requirements for Michigan Social Workers. The registration fee is $90 and includes lunch. Click here to see the brochure. Click here to register on-line or you may fax or mail the registration form. Registration deadline is November 6th.

Note: Community Mental Health Staff responsible for PASRR evaluations are eligible for reimbursement (to their agency) for the costs of attending this workshop, using the regular PASRR billing process through the MDCH Office of Nursing Homes/OBRA Programs.

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Last updated 10/24/14; contact beham@lcc.edu  with any questions.

Mental Health and Aging Project at Lansing Community College

Mental Health & Aging Project
Phone: (517) 483-1529
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