November 20, 2020

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:

Effective Solutions for Medication Management in the Aging Population

In this episode we'll learn more from April Ibarra and guest Pharmacist Kyle Decker of Simple Meds, who will share more about how medication mismanagement can jeopardize an older adult’s health and independence. He also will discuss effective solutions for medication management and for improving medication compliance.. Listen here!

See all podcasts here or subscribe by searching “Empowering Professionals in Aging” in your favorite podcast app.

Our Next Webinar:

Living Well Until the End: How the End of Life Should Match Individual Goals
Wednesday March 10, 2021
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2021 Webinar Schedule:

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


Prepare to Care: Create an Aging Roadmap
Recorded Wednesday January 6th, 2021
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CEs for this webinar are available until March 6th

Effective Solutions for Medication in the Aging Population
Wednesday February 3rd, 2021
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CEs for this webinar are available until April 3rd.

Living Well Until the End: How the End of Life Should Match Individual Goals
Wednesday March 10, 2021
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Understanding and Overcoming Challenges of Dementia Diagnosis
Thursday, April 1, 2021
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Mental and Emotional Health in Later Years
Wednesday, May 5th 2021
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The Role of Technology in Aging
Wednesday June 2, 2021
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Parkinson's Care and Support at Home
Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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Intimacy and Aging: How to Support Romance Across the Lifespan
Wednesday August 4th 2021
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Tech Enabled Homes: Enhancing Independence in Aging
Wednesday September 1st, 2021
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The Psychology of Financial Scams in the Aging Population
Wednesday October 6th, 2021
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Disparities in Alzheimer's Disease
Wednesday November 3rd, 2021
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Ethical Considerations for Working with Older Adults
Wednesday December 1st, 2021
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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.