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Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Annual Summer Institute on Aging

“Therapeutic Interventions for Older Individuals, Couples, Families, & Groups”

 August 4 - August 8, 2014

9:00am - 4:00pm

Registration & Coffee at 8:30am; Lunch on your own


Loyola University Chicago, Lewis Towers (111 East Pearson)  

Regents Hall, 16th floor


Presented by:

Marcia Spira, PhD, & Darby Morhardt, PhD

6.0 CEUs per day


Guest lectures from experts – Practice techniques – Network with professionals and peers



• Understanding the application of different intervention modalities to work with older adults, couples, families, and groups

• Developing improved decision-making regarding choices of modalities in work with older adults

• Developing skills to integrate methods and modalities in work with older adults and families regarding care plans, management of chronic illness, dementia, and more



Mon., August 4th:     Narrative Therapy and the Art of Storytelling

Tues., August 5th:    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Interventions - forming relationships and completing tasks

Wed., August 6th:    Psychodynamic Interventions - using relationships as a vehicle for change

Thurs., August 7th:  Family Therapy/Systems - Healing Through Family

Fri., August 8th:       Creative Arts Interventions & Special Populations



General admission: $90/day

Alumni: $60/day

Field instructors or Adjunct faculty: $30/day


Register here


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