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"AMERICAN SOCIETY ON AGING - EDUCATION ON LGBT AGING" PROGRAM

WHATEducation and training for professionals and others on LGBT Aging issues. American Society on Aging.
WHYSo that professionals and others can increase awareness and learn about LGBT aging issues and effectively serve LGBT seniors and the aging population.
WHEREHeadquarters in
San Francisco, CA, USA.


Program Description


"The LGBT Aging Issues Network (LAIN) works to raise awareness about the concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) elders and about the unique barriers they encounter in gaining access to housing, healthcare, long-term care and other needed services. LAIN seeks to foster professional development, multidisciplinary research and wide-ranging dialogue on LGBT issues in the field of aging through publications, conferences, and cosponsored events."
-asaging.org

Some of the topics covered by the American Society on Aging - Education on LGBT Aging Program include:

-Health Disparities
-LGBT Aging Topics
-Services and Programs
-Socio-Economic Disparities

The American Society on Aging educates and trains through: The American Society on Aging's National Aging in America Conference, Aging Today Online and web seminars.

Continuing Education Credit (CEUs) is available for most ASA conferences and training, including:
-Care Managers
-Counselors
-Nurses
-Nursing Home Administrators
-Social Workers
-Assisted Living Facilities Administrators
-Case Managers
-Certified Health Education Specialists
-Recreation Therapists
-Drug & Alcohol Counselors

The American Society on Aging offers several other professional education and training opportunities in the areas of:

-Caregiving
-Businesses and the Aging Population
-Multicultural Aging
-Senior Housing, Accessibility and Technology
-Aging Policy and Advocacy

source: asaging.org


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