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ADCC Webinar Series: Navigating Loss, Loneliness and Aging

 
 

Cost

$15.00
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Information

Date:
10/22/2019 - 12/31/2021
Location:
Online webinar
Address:
https://www.worldeventsforum.com/vcugerontology/navigating-loss-loneliness-and-aging-reconnecting-to-sources-of-strength/
Event Size:
200 seats
Description:
Navigating Loss, Loneliness and Aging: Reconnecting to Sources of Strength
A four-part webinar series developed by the Virginia Commonwealth University's Department of Gerontology in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Social Services 

At the end of this training, participants will have an increased understanding of:

  • Participants will learn more about:
    • the difference between grief and loss
    • the areas of life that loss can impact
    • how to work towards a “new normal
    • activities and resources for navigating loss
    • person-centered care as it relates to loss
    • the importance of self-care for the professional
    • the relationship between loss, loneliness, and social isolation
    • risk factors for loneliness and social isolation
    • the health consequences of loneliness and social isolation
    • how loneliness and social isolation impact the body’s immune system
    • the health benefits of social connectedness
    • activities for enhancing social connectedness

 
 
Virginia Commonwealth University   |   College of Health Professions - Department of Gerontology
730 East Broad Street   |   Richmond, Virginia 23298-0228   |   Phone: 804-828-1565   |   Fax: 804-828-5259