The CSRA Regional Commission Area Agency on Aging will host the Health, Aging, and Spirituality Conference on September 27th from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway, Augusta, 30909. This annual training conference provides valuable information for seniors, caregivers, volunteers, first responders, law enforcement, elected officials, faith-based groups/ministries and professionals on the latest trends in health, aging and spirituality resources for seniors and persons with disabilities.
The theme is “Mental Health and Aging: Innovations & Community Resources”. The conference speakers are: Dr. Eve Byrd, from the Carter Center, ”Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Older Adults; ”Jill Johns, from Jill Johns International, “Mindfulness: Incorporating Mindfulness into Health, Aging and Spirituality; Jocelyn Chen Wise, Emory Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, “ Innovations in Mental Health and Aging” and final presentations by clinical professionals on mental health community resources.
Registration is $35.00 for caregivers, students, and retirees and $65.00 general registration. A plated luncheon is included as well as morning snacks.
For more information, contact Jeanette Cummings, at 706-210-2013 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Checks should be made payable to CSRA Regional Commission
Mail to: Dina Conklin, 3626 Walton Way Extension, Suite 300, Augusta, Ga 30909