Memory & Aging Symposium
Tap into the expertise of world class leaders in mental health through the University of Pennsylvania Department of Psychiatry’s PBHMind, a comprehensive program of continuing education and training designed for psychologists, social workers, therapists, and other professionals in the mental health and wellness arena.
Steven E. Arnold, MD, Director of the Penn Memory Center and Clinical Core Leader of the University of Pennsylvania Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center, will lead a symposium, “Healthy Aging, Cognitive Impairment, and Dementia: Diagnosis, Care, Treatment, and Prevention”, on October 4th-5th, 2013 at the Biomedical Research Building (BRB) Auditorium, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Arnold will be joined by Steven F. Huege, MD, Dawn Mechanic-Hamilton, PhD, Nicholas Tsopelas, MD, Melissa Livney, PsyD, Selam Negash, PhD, MSc, and Felicia Greenfield, LCSW. The symposium is designed for professionals at all levels of experience (including clinicians-in-training) interested in increasing their knowledge of cognition and aging. Topics include managing behaviors in patients with dementia, counseling and supporting the dementia family caregiver, new treatments, preventing dementing illness, and successful aging through positive lifestyle changes. For more information, please visit www.pbhmind.com/memory-symposium-13.
Live continuing education credits will be awarded for participation in the symposium. For more information on continuing education credits and cost or to join our mailing list, please visit www.pbhmind.com.