April 2021

Monday Apr 19, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-11am EST

Senior Fear: Exploring Different Types of Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Everybody has anxiety. Anxiety is a normal human response to perceived danger. But if a senior is experiencing anxiety when there is no real threat, there may be an anxiety disorder diagnosis that requires treatment. This interactive seminar will discuss the different types of anxiety disorders including that impact older adults including, generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. Symptoms, causes and treatment options will be covered extensively. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/senior-fear-exploring-types-anxiety-disorders-older-adults-76643

Thursday Apr 22, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-11am EST

Ethical Perspectives On Cognitive & Mental Health With Seniors presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Every day mental illnesses and cognitive impairment negatively impact quality of life for older adults. Generational stigma, age-related triggers, changes in cognitive and mental health and reluctance to acknowledge a diagnosis are just some of the issues professionals and families face. This interactive ethics program will offer a look at the most commonly diagnosed mental health and cognitive problems for seniors and the most ethical and effective treatments. The discussion will also focus on ethical strategies on how to work with a cohort often reluctant to accept psychiatric services. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 2 Ethics continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/ethical-perspectives-cognitive-mental-health-seniors-76649

Friday Apr 23, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

1pm-2pm EST

Maintaining professionalism in the face of danger: strategies for best serving our patients and clients presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. As a health or mental health provider, you are taught to leave your personal issues at the door and maintain professionalism while at work. As human beings, separating ourselves from the stressors of this pandemic and our personal concerns is enormously challenging. Join us for this interactive program to discuss strategies on how to maintain professionalism and minimize countertransference so you can best serve your patients and clients during this unprecedented time. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/maintaining-professionalism-face-danger-strategies-serving-patients-clients-76646

Friday Apr 23, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-12:15pm EST

Shhhh…It's a Secret: Substance Abuse and the Older Adult presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. Substance abuse in the older adult is a hidden epidemic in the United States. Many factors come into play to render them at risk. Participant will learn how to identify at-risk older adults and what treatment protocols exist to help them. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/shhhhits-secret-substance-abuse-older-adult-76636

May 2021

Monday May 3, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10:30am-11:30am EST

Is This Normal? Normal Aging vs Signs of Dementia presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Many changes happen to our brains as we age. What is normal brain health for most older adults? At what age do the changes begin? How do we know if there is something wrong like Alzheimer's disease? Join us for this interactive seminar on understanding typical brain changes that happen to everyone. This seminar will also cover symptoms that indicate a possible reversible or irreversible dementia diagnosis and how to distinguish them from normal age-related brain health. Treatments and coping strategies for dementia diagnoses will also be covered. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/is-normal-normal-aging-signs-dementia-77220

Monday May 3, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

1pm-2pm EST

Ethical Dilemmas in Dementia Care presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick MSW, LCSW-C, CSP. When there is a diagnosis of permanent dementia like Alzheimer’s disease, numerous ethical dilemmas arise. Ethical challenges occur when clinicians are navigating communication and end of life with persons with dementia. There are also ethical issues involving privacy and confidentiality when the families of persons with dementia are involved. How do we balance self-determination with commitment to client/primacy of patient? Join us for this interactive ethical discussion on how to best serve persons with dementia and their families. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 Ethics continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/ethical-dilemmas-dementia-care-77227

Thursday May 6, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-10am EST

Young Onset Alzheimer’s Disease: Who, What, When? presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick MSW, LCSW-C, CSP. Approximately 5% of all persons with Alzheimer’s disease begin experiencing symptoms before age 65.  This does not include the thousands of individuals who suffer with other types of young onset dementias, including vascular, Lewy Body, frontotemporal and more.  This interactive virtual program will help health and mental health professionals better understand: *Signs of young onset dementias *Challenges patients and families face *How they can help improve quality of life for those diagnosed and their family caregivers. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/young-onset-alzheimers-disease-when-79464

Wednesday May 12, Virtual/online

Free Virtual Caregiver Program sponsored by Passages

2:30 – 3:30 PM

CRUISE Through Caregiving: How To Reduce The Stress of Caring For A Loved One presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick MSW, LCSW-C, CSP. On a scale of 0-100 is your stress level 150? Caregiving for a loved one who has acute or chronic illness is no vacation…but you can choose to cruise more smoothly through the process. This presentation will help family caregivers identify some of the major stressors involved in caregiving. Attendees will leave this presentation with strategies on how to minimize, manage and the prevent stress of caregiving following the CRUISE methods based on the book Cruising Through Caregiving: Reducing The Stress of Caring For Your Loved One. FREE copy of “Cruising Through Caregiving! Reducing the stress of caring for your loved” to those who attend! The registration link is at https://csuchico.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMscOmrqTojEtZG7RZ2B6bJHpD5KJHaPqT_

Thursday May 13, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-11am EST

What We All Need to Know About Lewy Body Dementia presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. Lewy Body Dementia impacts 1.4 million Americans, yet it is still widely misunderstood.  Join us for this eye-opening interactive conversation on how Lewy Body dementia is different from Alzheimer’s disease and other irreversible causes of dementia.  Diagnosing, treatments, risk factors and best practices for treating patients will be explored. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full CE program/credit information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/what-need-lewy-body-dementia-77230

Monday May 17, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-11am EST

Terminating a Healthcare Relationship: Ethical Dilemmas Involved With Discharges presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. A proper discharge plan is a balancing act. Have you explored the proper resources, notified families, followed your organization’s rules and your professional ethics? In addition, is the client or patient going to like the plan? More importantly will he or she benefit from the plan? Join us for this important, interactive discussion on how to provide the best discharges and terminations possible. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 Ethics continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/terminating-healthcare-relationship-ethical-dilemmas-involved-discharges-77289

Monday May 17, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

12pm-1pm EST

Ethical Challenges of Serving a Self-Neglecting Older Client presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. Professionals and family members consistently struggle with supporting seniors who neglect themselves. In fact, self-neglect is the most frequently reported type of elder mistreatment. When is it appropriate to intervene? This ethics program focuses on preserving the dignity and worth of self-neglecting older adults while protecting their well-being. An extensive review of several healthcare Codes of Ethics are included and are particularly focused on dealing with patients with dementia and other illnesses that limit ability to make decisions. enerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 Ethics continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/ethical-challenges-serving-selfneglecting-older-client-77373

Friday May 21, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-11am EST

Creative Approaches to Supervision: Let’s Think Outside the Box presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. A social worker who assumes the role of supervisor has specific obligations. A supervisor is responsible for the quality of work that is performed by the supervise, they must be competent in the areas they provide supervision and they are responsible to assist the supervisee in gaining the knowledge and skills necessary to work effectively with their clients. That doesn’t stop the supervisor from using creative approaches during both individualized and group supervision. Participants will learn ways to keep supervision interesting while still instilling the knowledge necessary to become a successful independent practitioner. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 2 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/creative-approaches-supervision-lets-box-77377\

Monday May 24, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-12:15pm EST

Serving Unreasonable Older Adults & Their Families presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Contrary to myths and stereotypes about older adults, most are reasonable and straightforward to work with. But when we encounter older adults and their families who are unreasonable, we frequently feel like they are taking up all of our time and energy. This interactive workshop will help participants understand why some older adults and their family caregivers are unreasonable and build empathy for those difficult clients. This workshop will also assist participants provide the best treatment to these clients while protecting themselves from burnout. enerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 3 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/serving-unreasonable-older-adults-families-77380

June 2021

Monday Jun 7, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-12pm EST

Understanding Different Types of Dementias: Types, Causes and Treatments presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Alzheimer’s Disease is the most well-known type of dementia but there are many others that impact both older and younger adults. What can be done to prevent dementia? How can we help families through the devastating diagnosis? Join us for this informative and interactive program to further your understanding of the types, treatments and causes of dementia. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 2 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/understanding-types-dementias-types-treatments-77422

Monday Jun 7, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

1pm-2pm EST

Cognitive Impairment & Falls: Understanding How Dementia Contributes to Falls presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. New research provides avenues to understand how physical movement is affected by cognitive impairment. Even subtle cognitive changes such as Mild Cognitive Impairment significantly impact balance and movement. Certain dementias are associated with motor impairment, which increases fall risk. There are specific behavioral issues, personality factors and care issues that need to be recognized as fall risks. Comprehensive fall risk assessment and strategies for management are incorporated into this lecture. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/cognitive-impairment-falls-understanding-dementia-contributes-falls-77426

Thursday Jun 10, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-10am EST

When It's Not Just a Tough Day: Identifying Depression in Seniors presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick MSW, LCSW-C, CSP. Although seniors suffer from alarming rates of depression, they often subscribe to a generational resistance to diagnosis and treatment. This interactive program will offer a frank look at the types of depression seniors encounter, how to determine who is at risk and how to best treat. Making appropriate referrals, dealing with suicidal ideation and special considerations for institutional seniors will be covered. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/when-tough-day-identifying-depression-seniors-77444

Friday Jun 18, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

9am-12:15pm EST

The Ethics of Validation and Therapeutic Fibbing in Dementia Care presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. Ethical treatment of persons with dementia in a health or mental health setting is essential but can be challenging due to patients’ fluctuating ability to give consent and understand others. Validation, therapeutic fibbing, reality orientation and redirection and are some of the most common ways to communicate and interact with those who have Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of irreversible dementia. This thought-provoking seminar will examine when these different strategies are most appropriately and ethically applied so patient self-determination and safety are ensured. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 3 Ethics continuing education credit. Full program/CE information and to register, please visit: https://jenerations.ce21.com/item/the-ethics-validation-therapeutic-fibbing-dementia-care-77447

Monday Jun 21, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

12pm-1pm EST

Understanding and Being Understood: Communicating in the Sphere of Dementia presented by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick MSW, LCSW-C, CSP. As Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias progress, our ability to understand the patient constantly becomes more challenging. The patient's declining ability to understand us can also become a major source of frustration and "behaviors." Join us for this interactive program where we will discuss strategies for better understanding-and being understood by; someone who has dementia. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/understanding-understood-communicating-sphere-dementia-66094

Monday Jun 21, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-11am EST

Ethical Dilemmas Working with Older Adults presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. When healthcare professionals work with seniors, gray areas are constantly encountered. We treat seniors who are legally competent but not decisional. But even if a senior is considered legally incompetent, are they are still entitled to voice opinions about their care? How do you juggle adult children who are at conflicting with each other and the parent? What are the best practices when seniors are self-neglecting? Join us for this interactive discussion on professional ethics, personal values and practical strategies for social workers and nurses related to senior issues. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 Ethics continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/ethical-dilemmas-working-older-adults-77462

Friday Jun 25, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

12pm-1pm EST

Taboo Topics: Helping Adult Children Discuss Tough Subjects with Their Parents presented by Stephanie Goldstein BSW, LBSW. Adult children and their elderly parents often struggle with frank discussion of critical issues. This interactive seminar will cover strategies on guiding the caregiver to sensitively handle taboo topics. The tough subjects will include normal aging, driving, finances, end of life issues, sexuality and mental health. This program will assist professionals in mediating between adult children and seniors, as well as identifying when it is necessary for an adult child to take a more authoritative role while respecting self-determination. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/taboo-topics-helping-adult-children-discuss-tough-subjects-parents-77470

Friday Jun 25, Virtual/Online

JHE Virtual CEU/webinar

10am-11am EST

Elder Speak: Effectively Communicating with Older Adults presented by Joanna Frankel MSW, LCSW-C. Communication is the foundation of a healthy working relationship. We need to know our clients in order to develop this relationship and build trust. This interactive program will allow participants to understand why communicating with older adults is different from communicating with younger adults. There are several aging processes that can interfere with communication. Participants will work on positive communication responses and gain he essential skills for successful communication with older adults. Jenerations Health Education, #1494, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Jenerations Health Education maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 01/26/2021-01/26/24. Social Workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. For full program/CE information and to register, please visit: http://jenerations.ce21.com/item/elder-speak-effectively-communicating-older-adults-76865

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