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Tree in front of Quinn Hall

The Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center (RIGEC)

at the University of Rhode Island



Social Work

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) - Information for professionals includes training conference schedules, job networking, an online store for educational audio and video tapes, full text articles, highlights of research conferences, guidelines on when to refer for marriage and family therapy, etc. Source: AAMFT

Geriatric Social Work Initiative (GSWI) - Collaborates with social work programs, organizations and other funders around the country to prepare needed, aging-savvy social workers and improve the care and well-being of older adults and their families. Source: GSWI

National Association of Social Workers - This is a link to NASW's web page on aging and social work.

Rhode Island College School of Social Work

UPCOMING RIGEC PROGRAMS

Workshop 4: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: Difficult Conversations across the Spectrum - April 7, 2014

Workshop 5: Title TBD - June 2, 2014

Go to Program Calendar.

 

2014 Thewlis Lecture on Gerontology and Geriatrics:

Couldn't attend the Thewlis Lecture?
Watch it on your computer anytime via Livestream!

(Audio kicks in at 13:53, during Dr. Clark's intro)