Substance abuse, particularly of alcohol and prescription drugs, among baby boomers is one of the fastest growing health issues facing our country. Some seek treatment while many do not; and when the need arises for long-
At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Identify three facts of alcohol and drug abuse in older adults
- Summarize reasons of alcohol and drug abuse in older adults
- Analyze two case studies related to mental health and addiction diagnoses
- Discuss appropriate program interventions for co-occurring populations in older adult settings
This program is appropriate for activity directors, life enrichment coordinators, and activity personnel in all assisted living and nursing facilities.
Theresa Thorland, MS, MA, CTRS, ACC
One and a half hours of continuing education are available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.
Webinar Registration Fees
Registration Fee……………………….. $55 per individual
(One and a half continuing education hours, live webinar and on-demand recording included)
Webinar registration fees are non-refundable. See substitution, cancellation and refund policies here.
Webinar fees must be paid in advance.