Integrating Physical Health and Psychosocial Assessment

April 1, 2014

Click to enlarge.

Speaker: Valerie Radu, PhD, LCSW – Valerie completed her doctoral work at Case Western Reserve University in the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences. She holds an MSW degree from Walla Walla University and a BSW degree from Southern Adventist University. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Tennessee since 1996. Sponsored by BrightStar Care® Effective assessment of an older adult should be guided by best practices which indicate an integration of both physical health and psychosocial issues. The outcomes form this type of assessment are more positive and long-term both with the older adult and with care providers. Learning Outcomes: 1. Identify key components to an integrated physical/psychosocial assessment from a social work perspective. 2. Identify strategies for modifying or enhancing current psychosocial assessments to integrate a more holistic perspective.
1 CE Hour offered for Nurses, LPNs and Social Workers DATE: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
TIME: 8:30am – Breakfast 9:00 a.m.  – Presentation
Hamilton County Business Development Center 100 Cherokee Blvd, Suite 100 Chattanooga TN 37405
**Parking is across the street from the business development center in parking lot Complimentary breakfast/coffee will be served. RSVP by April 23, 2014  SPACE IS LIMITED TO FIRST 50 REGISTRANTS