11 March 2021: Impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of professional care workers and strategies to address these needs
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It is my pleasure to invite you, on behalf of the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) and
Global Ageing Network to be our guest in a webinar on The impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of professional care workers and strategies to address these needs.
As with all programs in the IPA Webinar Series, this presentation is intended as an educational event on topics that are timely and relevant to the field of mental health for older adults.
This newest program will address the following -
A balance of both successes and challenges for professional care workers
Strategies for addressing issues they have faced with COVID – what are the costs?
See the program line-up below. We look forward to seeing you on 11 March 2021 at 7:00AM Central (CST)
see local time.
While this is a free program, we do ask that you
CLICK HERE & REGISTER to receive the program link.
Prof. Myrra Vernooij-Dassen, PhD
Chair, IPA Webinar Series
and Opening Remarks:
Professor Myrra Vernooij-Dassen, PhD
Radboud University Nijmegen
Chair, IPA Webinar Task
Katie Smith Sloan President & CEO,
Executive Director, Global
Presentation: COVID-19 and the
Mental Health of Professional Care Workers (download slide deck here) Professor Clive Ballard, MBChB MMedSci MRCPsych MD FMedSci Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean for Medicine, University of Exeter
Member of INTERDEM
Presentation: Healing for Healthcare Heroes (download slide deck here) Marcy Salzberg, MSW, LSW Director of Social Work
& Dementia Care Services,
John Brennan, BSS, CQSW, BA, MSocSc
IPA Board of Directors
Vice-President IFSW Europe
Prof Myrra Vernooij-Dassen, PhD
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Chair, IPA Webinar Task Force
Katie Smith Sloan
President & CEO, LeadingAge Executive Director, Global Ageing Network
Robert Madan, MD FRCPC
Deputy Chief of Staff, Baycrest,
Prof Maria I. Lapid, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, United States
Dr. Frans Verhey, MD, PhD
University Hospital of Maastricht