Webinar on April 23 - Sexuality in Long Term Care: Ethical and Practical Issues

The second in this year’s Mental Health and Aging Training Initiative Live Webinar Series will be next Thursday, April 23rd from 1:30 – 2:45 pm.  This webinar will focus on sexuality in the aging adult and address ethical matters related to consent in those with and without dementia.  

The presenters will be Andrew L. Heck, PsyD, ABPP, LCP, Director of Psychology at Piedmont Geriatric Hospital and Courtney Petley, MSW, LCSW, Director of Psychosocial Rehabilitation at Piedmont.  Moderator will be E. Ayn Welleford, MSG, PhD, AGHEF, Chair of the Department of Gerontology at Virginia Commonwealth University.

To register for this important webinar, CLICK HERE.

This series of webinars have been made possible through a grant from the Virginia Center on Aging's Geriatric Training Education Initiative and are supported by the Riverside Center for Excellence in Aging and Lifelong Health, the Virginia Geriatric Mental Health Partnership, and the VCU's Department of Gerontology.

The final webinar in this year’s series is scheduled for Wednesday, May 6th: Assessing Risk and Managing Behaviors in Persons with Dementia.