Massachusetts Association of Older Americans, Inc.
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health
In partnership with:
Elder Services of Worcester Area, Inc.
Institute for Geriatric Social Work, Boston University
Announce an Aging & Mental Health Conference
Creating Positive Change:
Older Adults and Mental Health
June 26, 2012
from 8:45 am - 3:30 pm
Registration begins 8:00 am
College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
Morning Plenary Presentations:
Susan Wehry, MD is the Commissioner of the Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living, Agency of Human Services, Vermont. She is a board-certified geriatric psychiatrist and advocate for seniors and persons with disabilities. Commissioner Wehry has educated physicians, nurses, medical students, ombudsmen, policy makers and direct care workers from Alaska to Louisiana. Commissioner Wehry is a well-known national speaker.
Truisms, Tasks and Themes in Psychotherapy with Older Adults
Erlene Rosowsky, PsyD is a licensed psychologist and past-president of Needham Psychotherapy Associates, LLC. She specializes in the assessment and treatment of emotional problems at middle-age through later life. Specific interests are personality in older age, health and aging, and the older couple. Dr. Rosowsky is well-published in the professional literature and is a popular national speaker and workshop leader for both professional and lay groups.
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