Past Events

Nursing Home Administrator Refresher

Nursing Home Administrator Refresher

This course has proven to be of great value to persons who are preparing for the Licensure Examination. There is a high success rate following the completion of the course. The two-day agenda includes lecture, discussions, and practice tests. Mandatory areas of both theory and practice are discussed.  

Completed on
June 28 and June 29
8:00AM - 5:30PM
Swartz Center, Conference Room E

Age-Related Cognitive Disorders

Age-Related Cognitive Disorders

With the aging of the Baby Boomer generation, the United States is facing a Silver Tsunami of a large increase in the population over the age of 65, a group particularly vulnerable to age-related cognitive disorders such as the neurodegenerative dementias. Health care providers and team members need to have added skills in supporting preventive measures for cognitive risk reduction.

Glen R. Finney, M.D., Board Certified Behavioral Neurologist and the Director of Aging Brain & Behavioral Neurology for the Geisinger Health System will address how mental health and helping professionals, case and social workers, and nurses can face the challenges and manage age related neurodegenerative diseases.

Completed on
Friday, May 11, 2018
9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Upper Main Dining Hall, Nazareth Student Center

Social Work Spring Colloquium

Social Work Spring Colloquium

19th Fergus T. Monahan Lecture

Completed on
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
9AM - 4PM
Nazareth Student Center, Latour Room

Multicultural Competence: Strategies to Address Spirituality in Clinical Practice

Multicultural Competence: Strategies to Address Spirituality in Clinical Practice

This program aims to share with mental health clinicians and students the research and theory supporting the inclusion of spirituality and/or religiosity into clinical work.

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Completed on
Friday, March 23, 2018
9:00AM - 4:30PM
Upper Main Dining Hall, Nazareth Student Center

Integrating Mindfulness Concepts in Individual and Group Counseling, Clinical Supervision, and Self-Care

Integrating Mindfulness Concepts in Individual and Group Counseling, Clinical Supervision, and Self-Care

Using practice experience, the instructor will share applied examples of mindfulness in the helping professions field. The program is necessary as it teaches self-care techniques as well as therapeutic tools that improve efficacy in counseling and self-care.

Completed on
Friday, February 23, 2018
9:00AM - 4:30PM
McGowan Community Room (Swartz A), Swartz Center at Marywood University