Webinar: Hot Topics in Aging - Depression


Depression continues to be under recognized and under treated in older adults, leading to many negative outcomes. Individuals with depression are more likely to fall, less likely to recover well from heart attacks and other conditions and even suffer a higher rate of mortality.

As a provider of senior care, knowing how to recognize the symptoms of depression and better support those individuals can significantly increase the quality – and length – of life of your clients.

Join us for this educational webinar on this important topic of relevance to your clients and team.

You will learn:

  • Significance of late life depression
  • Common risk factors for late life depression
  • Effective treatment plans for depression

About the Presenter:

Sharon Brothers, MSW brings her years of experience in senior care services to her passion as the founder of the Institute for Professional Care Education®. Sharon has an advanced degree in social work and leadership experience in multi-state assisted living corporations. She has been a developer, owner and operator of dementia care assisted living communities and has deep expertise as an educator for all levels of staff within the care profession