Skip to content

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.


February 10, 2017 - Lansing, MI

The Mental Health & Aging Project will present GERO 191 Special Topics in Gerontology. Helping People Find Their Voices: Working with a Range of Communication Abilities, will be taught by Lynn A. Sweeney, MA, CCC-SLP, from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at Lansing Community College. Contact hours are available for nursing home administrators, nurses, and social workers. The registration fee is $100 for the full-day program. Click here to see the brochure and registration form.

March 17, 2017 - Lansing, MI

The Mental Health & Aging Project will present GERO 191 Special Topics in Gerontology: Preventing and Responding to Challenging Behaviors in Non-Alzheimer's Dementias taught by Shelly Weaverdyck, PhD, from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at Lansing Community College. Contact hours are available for nursing home administrators, nurses, and social workers. The registration fee is $100. Click here to see the brochure and registration form. Please note that the March 17th Seminar is on a different topic than what was described in the LCC Spring schedule book and has a new course number: CN 82705.

Update Your Contact Information

We need your email address to let you know about upcoming trainings and to tell you when we update our website. Please go to our online form to give us your email address and to update other contact information for our database.

Pictures are Public Domain Images from the Multimedia Gallery of the Administration on Aging (AOA).

Last updated 12/24/2016; contact beham@lcc.edu  with any questions.

Mental Health and Aging Project at Lansing Community College

Mental Health & Aging Project
Phone: (517) 483-1529
Additional contact information »