Treating addiction in older adults: diagnosis, interventions & ongoing disease management
Addiction is a commonly missed, serious and growing problem among older adults and one that requires special insights and treatment approaches. This conference examines the impact of addiction on the diagnosis and treatment of co-existing health conditions of older adults, explores the relationship between trauma and addiction, and offers professionals treatment options for older adults with addictions.
Thursday January 28, 2016 ~ 8:30am-3:15pm
Conference Center at Benjamin Rose
11890 Fairhill Road, Cleveland OH 44120
Boxed lunch will be provided.
Ted Parran, MD, Isabel and Carter Wang Professor and Chair in Medical Education, CWRU School of Medicine, Associate Medical Director, Rosary Hall, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center
Jamie Marich, PhD, LPCC-S, LICDC, Founder: Mindful Ohio & The Institute for Creative Mindfulness
Maggie Hyland, MEd, PC, LSW, Clinical Care Coordinator, Recovery Resources
Mary Baize, Executive Director, Hitchcock Center for Women
Cost: $75 ($30 for students)
5 CEUs for counselors, (NBCC ACEP #6735) social workers (OCSWMFTB #RSX058915) & chemical dependency professionals (OCDPB).
The Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, an approved provider, designates this conference as meeting the criteria for 5.0 contact hours to satisfy license renewal continuing education requirements for counselors (NBCC ACEP#: 6735) and social workers (OCSWMFTB#: RSX058915).
Presented in collaboration with: