The following trainings have been approved for 6 hours of Continuing Education credits for Washington State Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and Licensed Clinical Social Workers. Case managers and other service providers are also welcome to attend.
Classes offered qualify for the 100 hours of training required by the State of Washington for the Geriatric Mental Health Specialist certification.
All classes are taught at Aegis at Ravenna unless otherwise specified. Aegis at Ravenna continues to offer space in their assisted living and memory care community for these classes.
Aegis at Ravenna is located at 8511 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98115.
Please call (206) 696-7940 for more information about Aegis at Ravenna.
Class hours are from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Each class costs $115.
A sandwich board buffet or several items off the menu are available at the facility on the day of class for $15. If you want to buy this lunch, please pay the day of class.
If you would like to be on our email list for upcoming classes, please send email contact information to email@example.com.
July 10– Stress Reduction and Relaxation Techniques for Older Adults
Instructors are: Terri Haaga, LICSW, GMHS, Aging for Life
Ryan Larsen. MSW, LICSW
The course will offer the participant an opportunity to learn about causes, symptoms, and intervention strategies for stress reduction in older adults. There will be considerable time spent learning hands-on mindfulness practices as well as relaxation techniques and guided meditation.
Pending Fall course offerings are:
September 11 - Placement and Levels of Care for Older Adults/ Working with Family Caregivers Providing Dementia Care"
October 2 - Crisis Intervention with Older Adults
November 6 - Diversity Issues in Working with Older Adults
Stay tuned for more information!
NOTE: There will be a. Workshop called “Trauma-Informed Care at End of Life,” which is being offered by Hospice of the Northwest. The date is August 23rd, 2019 from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm in Anacortes. Cost is $100, which includes lunch and 8 NASW CEUs. Information can be found at www.hospicenw.org and click “SUMMIT 2019”.
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