Join us as Dr. Landsverk brings her extensive experience to the Elder Justice Summit in Sonoma. Presentation primarily for elder care professionals.
Event brought to you by the Sonoma County Elder Justice division of the District Attorney and the Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa
Date: Friday, June 15, 2018
Location: The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa- 1325 Broadway – Sonoma CA
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
The North Bay Counties of Sonoma, Napa and Marin invite you to join a professional training on the current trends and challenges at the second Elder Justice Summit. Held at the beautiful Lodge at Sonoma, colleagues will be treated to a full agenda of local and statewide leaders in elder justice and elder abuse prevention. Topics include Elder Abuse Investigation and Prosecution, Housing Issues, Capacity, Dementia, Collecting/Hoarding Behaviors, LGBT and more!
6 CEUs for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, LEPs RNs.
Elizabeth Landsverk, MD will present “Medications & Elders: the Good, Bad and the Ugly” at 9:30
Cost: $100 per person
Lunch is included
- CEUs are available for a variety of disciplines and lunch is provided.
- Course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
- The Sonoma County Behavioral Health Division is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to
- sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, & LPCCs. Sonoma County Behavioral Health Division maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. Provider Number 135030, Exp. 02/06/2021
- This course has been approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, B.R.N Provider No. 10298 expires 5/31/2020. Provider approved by CCAPP-EI, Provider Number 4N-05-565-1118 for 6 CEH'S.
Medications & Elders: the Good, Bad and the Ugly
- Review common ailments of older adults and the prescriptions associated with different conditions.
- Discuss how certain prescriptions appear as other symptoms that may be medically misdiagnosed.
- How to support an older adult navigating prescriptions to maintain the most optimal health.
- Many common medications used in treating elders are anticholinergic. Beware.
- Advocate for yourself: Question prescriptions and discuss with your doctor.