Feb 10, 2022

Empowering Professionals in Aging Webinar Series and Podcasts

Written By: Home Instead®
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Home Instead® is driven by our mission to enhance the lives of aging adults and their families. We know that professionals in aging share the same objective and that’s why we offer podcasts and a free monthly webinar series in partnership with the American Society on Aging. We cover a variety of topics including medication management, end-of-life, technology, mental health, financial exploitation, and other important issues in aging. Your dedication and passion for learning is why we host this educational series.

Working together, increasing our knowledge, and understanding the various perspectives of these issues will help each of us in our mission to better serve older adults and families who care for them. Our team of Home Instead gerontologists, along with guest speakers, will share their expertise to educate and empower us all to be great advocates for our aging clients. Together we can change the face of aging. The webinar series is free of charge and includes CEUs.

Our Latest Podcast:

Ethical Decision Making for Working with Older Adults

As professionals in the aging services sector, it is important to recognize the ethical issues that could arise when working with older adults. There are multiple areas in which ethical issues can emerge, including complex family dynamics, addressing end-of-life wishes, preserving dignity and respect, promoting independence, and keeping the individual safe. Various factors can make older adults vulnerable to abuse, neglect and ill intent. However, there are ethical principles that can guide us, and by better understanding these ethical issues, we can help to reduce the risk of harm, advocate for the older adult, and report issues to the proper authorities when necessary.

Listen to this podcast to learn more about the ethical considerations of working with older adults and the resources available to help support professionals and family caregivers.


Our Next Webinar:


Frontotemporal Dementia: Understanding the Desease

Wednesday, April 12, 2023.
Register Here

2023 Webinar Schedule:

All scheduled webinars are 10 AM PT / 11 AM MT / 12 PM CT / 1 PM ET

Ethical Decision Making When Working with Older Adults 
Wednesday, February 1st, 2023
- Register here to view the recorded webinar.
- CEs for this webinar available through April 2nd, 2023. Check the CE Guide for more info. 

Supporting Mental  and Emotional Health in Aging
(Wednesday, March 22, 2023)
Registration for recorded webinar coming soon. 

Frontotemporal Degeneration: Understanding the Disease
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
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Addressing Ageism Part 1: Societal View of Ageism
Wednesday, May 3, 2023
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Addressing Ageism Part 2: Ageism in Healthcare
Wednesday, June 7, 2023
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Grief and Ambiguous Loss
Wednesday, July 12th, 2023
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Spousal Caregiving
Wednesday, August 2nd, 2023
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Driving Safety for Older Adults
Wednesday, September 6th, 2023
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Intimacy and Aging: How to Support Romance Across the Lifespan
Wednesday, October 4th, 2023
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Reducing Readmissions: Top 5 Ways to Incorporate Help at Home
Wednesday, November 1st, 2023
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Understanding the Legal Needs of Aging
Wednesday, December 6th, 2023
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About Our Webinars

All webinars are scheduled at 1:00 pm ET. Professionals will take a short survey online after the webinar and then will receive one hour of CE credit through ASA within 30 days of completing the application. Click here to see which boards are eligible for CE credit. [https://asaging.org/ceu-information]
Recorded webinars will be available for viewing following the live sessions. It may take a few weeks for the archived version to be posted.

Please pre-register for any Empowering Professionals in Aging webinars by 12 a.m. ET the day of the webinar. Email info@aging.org or call 415-974-9600 if you have questions about registering for or accessing a webinar.

Webinar Archive:

(CE's are no longer available for the following archived webinars)


Companionship: The Missing Ingredient in Senior Nutrition

Mindset Matters: How to Reframe Mindsets for Positivity in Caregiving

Recognizing Cultural Diversity In Service Delivery to Older Adults

Navigating a Dementia Diagnosis and Care Needs
Choosing the Right Care Options for Older Adults
Addressing Home Care Workforce Issues Head On - Professional Caregiver Webinar
Keeping Your Brain in Shape: The Importance of Proactive Brain Health
Covid Lessons Learned: Home Care Solidifies its Place in Healthcare
Understanding the Legal Needs of Aging
Mental Health and Aging 
Death Dying, and Grieving
Age Your Way - Planning for the Future
Ethical Considerations for Working with Older Adults
Disparities in Alzheimer's Disease


The Psychology of Financial Scams in the Aging Population
Tech Enabled Homes: Enhancing Independence in Aging
Intimacy and Aging: How to Support Romance Across the Lifespan
Parkinson's Care and Support at Home
The Role of Technology in Aging 
Mental and Emotional Health in Later Years
Understanding and Overcoming Challenges of Dementia Diagnosis
Living Well Until the End: How the End of Life Should Match Individual Goals
Effective Solutions for Medication in the Aging Population
Prepare to Care: Create an Aging Roadmap


Alzheimer's Caregiving During the Holidays
Cooking and Nutrition for Older Adults

Fall Prevention

Sensory Loss in Aging

Ethics of Working with Older Adults

Understanding Home Health vs. Home Care

Home Your Own Way

Preparing for Loss: Death, Dying and Grieving

Loneliness & Aging: The Other Epidemic

Technology and Caregiving

Supporting Military Caregivers

Medication Mismanagement

Pets and Seniors


Mental and Behavioral Health and Aging

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