Lifespan/St. John Fisher College

Gerontology Certificate Program

Lifespan and St. John Fisher College offer a Certificate Program in Gerontology. The certificate is given upon completion of 120 hours of course work. Classes are held at Lifespan on Wednesdays from 3-6 pm during the school year. Check back frequently during the year for any schedule changes.

For more information call Cindy Steltz at 585-244-8400 ext.160.

Course Offerings 2013-2014
All courses are held 3:00 p.m.– 6 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) at:
Lifespan, 1900 S. Clinton Avenue (in the Tops Brighton Plaza)
Course # Course Course Dates

PDEV 760

Physiological Aspects of Aging

September 4,11 & 18

PDEV 775

Legal Aspects of Aging

November 6 & 13

PDEV 764

Mental Health Assessment

October 9 & 16

PDEV 787

Encouraging Older Adults to Eat

MONDAY, Oct. 21

PDEV 762 Social & Public Policy September 25 & October 2

PDEV 786

Age-ing to Sage-ing

Monday, November 4

PDEV 766

Women & Aging

October 23

PDEV 784

Transportation Issues

December 9

PDEV 785 Mental Aerobics November 20

PDEV 771

Cultural Variability

October 30

PDEV 765 Functional Assessment December 4 & 11

PDEV 780

Nutrition & Aging

December 18

PDEV 767 Medications & the Older Adult January 8,15,22

PDEV 774

Aging Services Network

April 23

PDEV 763 Economics Aspects of Aging February 5 & 12
PDEV 770 Counseling Older Adults & Families February 26 and March 5

PDEV 778

Elder Abuse Awareness

April 2 and 19

PDEV 779

Physical Fitness & Aging

March 19 & 26

PDEV 769

Communication Skills for Difficult Circumstances

April 2 & 9

PDEV 781 Ethics & End of Life Decision-making June 4 & 11
PDEV 772 Preventing Stress & Burnout April 30 & May 7
PDEV 768 Loss, Separation & Grief May 14

PDEV 776

Alzheimer's - Understanding & Management

May 21 & 28

PDEV 773 Sexuality & Aging April 16

PDEV 782

Aging & Spirituality

June 18

PDEV 783 Geriatric Addictions June 18
PDEV Elective Hospice Care May 12
     
     
     
     
     
 

Please call ahead for possible schedule changes. 244-8400 ext. 160

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