33rd Annual Saint Louis University Summer Geriatric Institute Caring for Older Adults and Families Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) Certification
The audience for this program includes students and professionals working with older adults, with a special emphasis on clinicians and administrators, including physicians, nurses, psychologists, occupational therapists, social workers, physical therapists, speech therapists, dietitians, marriage and family therapists, nursing home administrators, and those who specialize in alternative medicine.
The Institute will be offered virtually. Access information will be provided following registration.
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy Certification Training
June 15, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Caring for Older Adults and Families
June 16-17, 2022 from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Dementia Hacks: Solutions for Every Stage
Memory Care Home Solutions and Saint Louis University Gateway Geriatric Education Center are excited to present Dementia Hacks: Solutions for Every Stage on April 8, 2022.
This all-day virtual education event will guide learners to develop refined observational and analytical skills to recognize hallmarks of early, moderate, and late-stage dementia. Learners will gain skills in matching their own care approaches to the person with dementia’s and care partner’s needs at each stage according to their abilities and strengths.
The event features a keynote presentation from caregiver advocate Jacquelyn Revere of Mom of My Mom. Hear from a variety of speakers including Dr. John Morley, adult day programming expert Stacey Rhodes, palliative care expert Dr. Michelle Schultz, Memory Care Home Solutions clinicians, and those living with dementia and their care partners.
Special group pricing is available. Early bird pricing available until Feb. 1, 2022.
In the News
The Memory Clinic is a service provided by the Center for Counseling and Family Therapy at Saint Louis University and supervised by Max Zubatsky, Ph.D., LMFT, program director. New Cognitive Stimulation Therapy at the Memory Clinic
Dr. John Morley on COVID-19 and Older Persons - Breitbart News - March 16, 2020
Family Caregivers Feel the Strain as More People Choose to Age at Home
Dr. Marla Berg-Weger is quoted in a broadcast on St. Louis Public Radio on Caregivers.
What Should Doctors Be Asking Their Older Patients? A New Screening Tool May Help.
John Morley, M.D., director of the Gateway Geriatric Education Center, discussed the health issues older adults should watch for, as well as a new screening tool to identify them.