Coping With Functional Loss and Environmental Changes (2-day workshop)
Presented by Melissa Chalker, LCSW
This workshop focuses on the impact of functional losses and environmental changes experienced throughout the aging process and the varied coping responses that are possible. Attention will be given to productive and unproductive coping mechanisms. The impact of demographic factors (gender, race, ethnicity, socio-economic status) on the use and results of various coping strategies will be examined. Interventions which help aging adults cope with functional losses and environmental change will be emphasized.
Dates: Thursday, June 14th and 21st
Time: 9:30am - 3:30pm
Lunch will be provided
Continuing Education Hours: 5 for Social Workers, LPCs and MFTs only.
To register, visit www.socialwork.rutgers.edu/ce or call 848-932-8758.