Mental Health and Aging

Areas reviewed include the Normal Aging Process; the Principles of Eldercare work; assessing Functional Capacity including Depression, Dementia, and Delirium; effective use of Rapid Screening Tools; Legal, Medical, and Psychosocial Interventions; Cultural Issues; Special Situations including Psychosis, Agitation, Aggression, Personality Disorders; the Challenge of Community Collaboration.

Mental Health and Aging

Rapid Field Screening Tools

Functional Capacity

Elder Abuse for Mandatory Reporters

Polypharmacy for Non Medical Providers


Irving Hellman, PhD.

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& eldercare professionals
Serving elders and
their families
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