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Issues of Substance Use and Medication Misuse in Older Adults in Scranton
March 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm$35
This training is for all individuals who provide care to older adults, especially those who work in community settings such as aging care managers, housing staff, nurses, social workers, counselors, acute care and long-term care staff, substance abuse and mental health providers.
It is the goal of this educational activity to assist professionals who provide care to older adults to understand the issues of substance abuse and medication abuse and misuse, to provide assessment and interventions, and to advocate for age-specific treatment.
Who: The Pennsylvania Behavioral Health and Aging Coalition
When: March 8, 10am – 2:30pm
Where: JCC Scranton, 601 Jefferson Ave, Scranton, PA
Online Registration: http://www.olderpa.org/event-2338095
Flyer/Paper Registration: Training Flyer