Conference Information

2022 Conference Schedule


Education and Consultative Services of UPMC Western Psychiatric Services

12th Annual Behavioral Health and Aging Conference: Improving Quality of Life
Cumberland Woods Conference Center (In-person)
October 13, 2022
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39th Annual Pittsburgh Schizophrenia Conference
Virtual Event
November 18, 2022

Ethics Training 
January 20, 2023


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Education and Consultative of UPMC Senior Services

Ageless Wisdom Train the Trainer Class

Ageless Wisdom is an interactive and experiential geriatric sensitivity training program. Objectives of the program are to:

  • Identify and experience normal changes as we age
  • Identify and experience changes as a result of disease and disability associated with the aging process
  • Discuss golden rules that outline strategies to manage the changes
  • Help the audience to view aging as a positive experience.

Ageless Wisdom offers a Train the Trainer opportunity in which individuals can become Trainers to present Ageless Wisdom to other individuals, such as an in-service training for staff members.

Upon completion of this virtual class, attendees will be able to deliver the Ageless Wisdom aging sensitivity training program.

Dates and Times (virtual)

Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 8 a.m EST

Registration is required ahead of time in case supplies need to be mailed out. Contact Education and Consultative Services of UPMC Senior Services to learn more or for questions at 866-430-8742 or



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