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7th Annual Behavioral Health and Aging Conference Wellness, Mental Health and Aging

June 29 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

 

This conference will address challenges and opportunities in providing behavioral health services for the aging population.  Designed specifically for staff of aging and behavioral health providers, (including front-line workers, therapists and clinicians), as well as caregivers, sessions will teach tangible, concrete skills to address aging and maintaining wellness. This year the focus will be on wellness, diet and spirituality in aging. Opportunity to network with other professionals will be made available.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Judy L. Cameron, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry; Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine;
Clinical Translational Research Institute
University of Pittsburgh

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES:

At the conclusion of this program participants should be able to:

1. Describe challenges and opportunities in maintaining wellness during the aging process
2. Recognize the potential impact of dietary factors on mental health and common physical health problems.
3. Describe the impact of Art and Spirituality on the aging patients.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

This is an introductory program for front-line staff, community-based organizations, case managers/service coordinators, therapists and clinicians. Family and caregivers are also welcome to attend

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Date:
June 29
Time:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center
700 Cumberland Woods Drive, Allison Park, 15101 United States
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