SCR CONNECTions: Regional Medical Library Educational Webinar
SCR CONNECTions is a monthly web conference presented by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine South Central Region on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. The webinar highlights topics such as NLM databases, subject specific resources, and technology topics.
Title: Fostering Resilience in Older Adults
Guest Speaker: Patty Bordie, Director of the Area Agency on Aging & Aging and Disability Center (ADRC) of the Capital Area
Date: Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am CT / 9:00am – 10:00am MT
Description: Resilience: the process of adapting well in the face of significant sources of distress plays an increasingly important role in successful aging. Learn more about ways aging network providers and community partners can support older adults in problem solving, preparing for challenges and cultivating this essential component for well-being across the lifespan.
Speaker Bio: Patty Bordie, MPA is the Director of the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area and Aging and Disability Resource Center at the Capital Area Council of Governments. There she oversees Older Americans Act services and specialized information and system navigation services for streamlined access to long-term care. Ms. Bordie has spent her career in the aging network, serving older adults and their caregivers in local, regional and state-level programs. Her tenure includes program and policy development in evidence-based prevention and wellness interventions, caregiver support programs and service delivery models which promote successful aging in place.
This webinar will be eligible for one hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit and will be archived for future viewing.
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