WEBINAR: Aging Gracefully: Overview of the Aging Process

WEBINAR: Aging Gracefully: Overview of the Aging Process

August 26, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This webinar will provide an overview of the adult aging development process from three different perspectives: psychological, physical, and social. The presenter will also introduce the concept of aging gracefully, through the study of aging and its implications for individuals. We will explore both the positive and negative stereotypes of aging.

This training is particularly helpful for Service Coordinators and others who serve the  elderly and disabled.

Learning Objectives:

1.  Identify the negative stereotypes of aging.

2.  Critically evaluate the psychological, physical, and social issues pertaining to adult development and aging.

3.  Explore the attitudinal beliefs of Baby Boomers regarding aging.

4. Examine how age‐related psychological, physical and cognitive changes impact the individuals.

About the Speaker: Ruben Rivera-Jackman, MNPL, speaker, trainer and nonprofit leadership consultant, has an accomplished 25+ year career as a nonprofit leader with practical experience in, and solid understanding of, a diverse range of management, program development, and service delivery applications. Mr. Rivera-Jackman has a passion for working with, and advocating on behalf of, older adults, and has a natural ability for providing instruction and training for adult learners. After nearly 12 years of service as a Senior Resident Services Manager at the King County Housing Authority (KCHA), Mr. Rivera-Jackman has accepted the opportunity to serve as the Director of Resident Supports and Services for the Senior Housing Assistance Group (SHAG), one of the largest and leading affordable senior housing providers in Western Washington. Mr. Rivera-Jackman was the recipient of the 2011 American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC) President’s Award of Excellence. This award is given to a member who, in the opinion of the AASC President, is deserving of recognition for his/her work in the service coordination profession.

Please note: You agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel within three days of the event. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the webinar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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