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Advanced Certificate on Digital Technologies and Older Adults

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Advanced Certificate on Digital Technologies and Older Adults

This certificate is designed to promote rapid uptake of digital peer support and is designed specifically to address the needs of the current COVID-19 crisis. This certificate does not assess a person’s ability to use technology such as zoom, but rather incorporates the latest scientific evidence of digital peer support for older adults.

4 hour certificate on digital technologies and older adults. Training includes education on older adult mental health, technologies for older adults, trauma-informed digital communication with older adults, older adult technology preferences, normal aging and technology, connecting/bonding virtually, the role of family and caregivers in technology, recognizing signs of abuse/neglect, and addressing loneliness and social isolation.

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Organized by Digital Peer Support
Website:
https://digitalpeersupport.org