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Shhhh…It's a Secret: Substance Abuse and the Older Adult


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Faculty:
Mary Fridley
Duration:
1 Hour
License:

  • Tue, Sep 17, 2019 - 12:00p to 01:00p EDT

Description

For CEU Info: https://jenerationshealth.com/ceu-information/9-17-19-shhhh-its-a-secret-ceu-info/
 

Substance abuse in the older adult is a hidden epidemic in the United States. Many factors come into play to render them at risk. This interactive and relevant topic will have participants learn how to identify at-risk older adults and what treatment protocols exist to help them. Learn strategies in communicating with older adults and how to successfully approach this very important area among the aging.

 

This course is suitable for both beginning and intermediate levels.  There is an introduction to addictions which is necessary and appropriate for beginners.  It also applies to intermediate levels as it expands upon the introductory level, focusing on the types and impact of addition in senior that to help effect a better clinical outcome for their patients & clients.

 

Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. Statue and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2018-01/26/21. 

Credits


Social Work - New York

Jenerations Health Education, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0130. Participants are granted 1Contact Hours of Continuing Education*Live, on-line, self-study


Nursing Home Administrator

This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1  total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval # 20200916-1-A58527-DL

 


Certified Case Manager

This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers.  The course is approved for 1 CE contact hour(s).  Activity code:  I00038687 Approval Number 190003208:   To claim these CEs, log into your CE Center account at www.ccmcertification.org


Social Work (ASWB)

Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. Statue and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2018-01/26/21. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit.

 

 


Certified Dementia Practitioners

Jenerations is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners and International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners for members holding certifications as CDP, CDCM and CADDCT. This is approved for 1 CEU.


Social Workers-Texas Jenerations Health Education is an approved continuing education provider by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners – Provider # 6859
Social Worker-Maryland

Jenerations Health Education is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing education credits for licensed social workers in Maryland. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this program.

Participant is awarded 1Category I Maryland Social Work CEUs

 



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Mary Fridley's Profile

Mary Fridley Related seminars and products: 6

RN, BC


Mary is a Registered Nurse board certified in gerontology with more than 30 years experience in the geriatric health field. She has been a consultant to families, businesses, and care facilities as well as a successful caregiver advice columnist. She was a consultant for many years to the Anne Arundel County, MD Department of Aging and Disabilities, and a caregiver support group facilitator for 17 years. Mary is currently an associate speaker with Jenerations Health Education, Inc. speaking extensively on subjects related to dementia care, eldercare, caregiver issues, and successful aging.


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