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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Becoming a Geriatric Competent Clinician

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The training consists of a series of ten webinars that cover a wide range of topics that are specific to the Behavioral Health needs of the Geriatric population (see attached for date/time/webinar titles). Completion of the course in its entirety results in being added to Beacon HealthOptions Geriatric Competent Clinician provider list which is distributed to referral agents across the counties.

Dates: September 14 - December 12, 2022
Contact: Michelle Sallmen

25 Hours of FREE CEUs

Date 
Time
Title
September 14, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.What It Means to Grow Old
September 28, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Normal Cognitive Changes that Accompany Aging / Brain Health
October 12, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Aging, Mental Health and Chronic Illness
October 26, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Depression, Anxiety, and Suicide in Older Adults
November 9, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Differentiating Depression, Delirium, and Dementia
November 16, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Substance Use Disorders: Issues in Older Adults
December 7, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Understanding Psychiatric Symptoms of Dementia
December 12, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Understanding Hoarding Behaviors
December 12, 202210:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Advanced Substance Use in Older Adults

1:00 - 3:30 p.m.Behavioral Health Issues in Older Adults




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