Conference & Training Calendar
October, November 2015 - Webinars
The National Institute on Aging, Administration for Community Living, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are presenting the 4th annual webinar series on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. The webinars are free and designed for professionals in public health, aging services and research networks. CEUs are available.
Visit https://nih.webex.com to register.
October 21, 2015 - 2:00-3:30 pm ET
What's Happening in Alzheimer's Research?
Enter event # 623 031 136
November 17, 2015 - 2:00-3:30 pm ET
Caregivers Supporting People with Dementia: New Research and Technology
Enter event #623 017 900
October 30, 2015 - Lansing, MI
The Mental Health & Aging Project will present GERO 191 Special Topics in Gerontology: Dementia: Creating Well-Being, taught by Chris Simons, BS, CTRS, 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 3, 2015 - Grand Rapids, MI
The Mental Health & Aging Project will present a day-long workshop:
"Preventing and Responding to Challenging Behaviors in Persons with
Non-Alzheimer's Dementias" presented by Shelly Weaverydyck, PhD,
at the Postma Center in Grand Rapids on November 3, 2015.
This advanced level workshop is designed for a multidisciplinary audience of professionals: including social workers, nurses, counselors, psychologists, PTs, OTs, and case managers.
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.
Continuing education hours are available for nurses and social workers.
It's easy to register online at WWW.LCC.EDU/MHAP. Registration deadline is October 29 (if space available). Click here to see the brochure. Click here to register online.
Questions? Contact Matt Beha at BEHAM@LCC.EDU.
November 6, 2015 - Lansing, MI
The Mental Health & Aging Project will present GERO 169 Special Topics in Gerontology: Legal Rights of Older Adults, taught by Josh Ard, JD, 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.
Last updated 9/30/2015; contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Mental Health & Aging Project
Phone: (517) 483-1529
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