hoarding disorder in older adults
Catherine Ayers is a Section Chief at the VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) La Jolla Mental Health Outpatient Clinics, Professor in the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Department of Psychiatry, Director of the CREST Community Program for older adults with hoarding, and faculty member in the San Diego State University (SDSU)/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology. Her research is focused on treatment outcomes for obsessive compulsive spectrum and related disorders.
Participants can earn up to 6.0 CEUs/RCHs (3 per day) for Counselors, Social Workers and Chemical Dependency Counselors. CEU Provider #RCS 110677 and RCH Provider #50-17837.
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A conference series from the Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County
Join us Thursday and Friday, October 14 & 15 from 1–4:15 p.m. via Zoom for a two-day event discussing hoarding in older adults and the different behavioral interventions.
Each session is $5 and qualifies for three continuing education clock hours. You may register for one or both sessions. Registration is required by October 11 at 6 p.m. via the links below.
Thursday, October 14, 2021 ~ 1 – 4:15 p.m.
- Hoarding overview in older adults clinical features
- Consequences and assessment
- Hoarding and COVID-19
Friday, October 15, 2021 ~ 1 – 4:15 p.m.
- Behavioral intervention: review of existing literature
- Skills: problem solving, organization, planning
- Exposure theray
- Multidisciplinary tools for helping someone with Hoarding Disorder
- Case examples