Aging

Expiration Date: 5/31/19

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Course Description: The class will explore the many facets of the aging process.

Instructor: Francine "Cookie" Muscarella, MSW

Target Audience:Healthcare professionals

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

1. Identify the physical changes that occur during the aging process.
2. Identify types of placement.
3. Discuss issues during the placement of a loved one.
4. Discuss the Blue Zones.
5. Discuss health and mental health issues as one ages.
6. List ways to combat the aging process and decrease disease risk.

Length of Course: 6 hours

Credit Statements:

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, attendees will receive 6 contact hours.

Counselors and Therapists: This program has been approved for 6 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.

Social Workers: This program has been approved for 6 clock hours of social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Others: This program is approved for 0.6 CEUs (6 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets the SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement:
Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.