On-Demand CE Training

ODL 227: Redefining Aging: Transforming our Understanding of “Old Age” and Well-Being

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Target Audience:

This course is targeted for social workers, case managers, nurses, and counselors.

2 CE – Overview:

It is no secret that the United States population is growing older.  The aging population will double in the coming decades, affecting the social and health systems that our clients and families depend upon. Helping professionals will need to adopt a new mindset of well-being in relation to the aging process.  Join acclaimed author and board-certified adult and geriatric psychiatrist, Marc Agronin, MD, for this engaging educational experience as he presents a hopeful and practical guide to aging.  Dr. Agronin’s recent research aims to no longer see aging as an implacable enemy and start seeing it as a developmental force for enhancing well-being, meaning, and longevity.  Participants will learn innovative, evidence-based practices to create belonging and empowerment and help  broaden the lens through which they view the aging process.

Objectives:

  1. Summarize the concept of well-being in relation to the aging process.
  2. Identify the aspects of creating belonging, empowerment, and mastery.
  3. Describe strategies to improve the ways you value the aging process.

Continuing Education Credits Offered:

2 CREDIT HOURS APPROVED FOR

Social Workers
ASWB ACE –  2  CE Credits;
New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work – 2 Contact Hours
Case Managers
CCMC – 2  Contact Hours
Nurses
California Board of Registered Nursing –  2 Contact Hours
Counselors
NBCC ACEP;

New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners – 2 Contact Hour

Please make sure to check with your own state board to ensure the transferability of CE credit. Some state boards may place restrictions regarding the modality of training required for ethics credits to be awarded. If this training indicates ethics credits are available, please verify that your state allows them to be earned through an on-demand course format.