Responsive Care for Older Adults in Pain (April 2019)


Geriatric clients frequently have challenging behaviors that can make the provision of care difficult. Unfortunately, pain is oftentimes at the root of these behaviors, including depressive symptoms. Poorly managed pain diminishes quality of life for older adults and can exacerbate disease. This two-hour workshop will provide you with an improved understanding of the multidimensional nature of pain and effective treatment strategies. Skill Level: Beginning *Clinical and Macro Practice

Meets Pain Management criteria
Available SW CECHs: 2.0


Friday, April 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI 48823


General social work audiences; MSU School of Social Work students, affiliates, and alumni

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