3 CE hours. We all hope that everyone will be cared for in their old age. Regrettably, elder abuse is a sad reality—but one that can be addressed and prevented. This workshop will provide participants with a foundation of knowledge in the prevalence and forms of elder abuse and the skills to assess and work with individuals whom they suspect may be or are being abused.
Instructor: Amy Burzinski is a licensed clinical social worker who is currently a therapist at Ohio Solutions. Previously, she was a school counselor at Bellefaire. She has an MSW and a certificate in psychoanalytic psychotherapy. She has also received training in body focused repetitive disorders from The Professional Training Institute of the Trichotillomania Learning Center. Over the past two decades Amy has worked with individuals and families affected by bullying, domestic violence, substance abuse, depression, and anxiety. Amy regularly provides trainings to mental health professionals, educators and administrators on bullying prevention, child abuse, domestic violence, stress management and critical incident stress debriefings. She provides workshops on topics which include bullying prevention, character education, trauma and stress.
Registration deadline: March 20, 2015