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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 CIPG Workshops

Workshop 1: Fundamental Concepts in Age-Related Changes and Wellness - 9/15/2014

Workshop 2: Assessing Geriatric Assessment: Why It Takes a Team to Do a Good Job - 11/3/2014

 

 

Alzheimer's Disease Training

Offered in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association of RI.

Dual Diagnosis, Alzheimer's Disease and Down Syndrome

 

T.E.A.M. (Training Employees for Alzheimer's Management)

 

Getting Started

 

View RI's State Plan on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias