Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan



Do you know what SAGE stands for?

  • 19 Jan 2017
  • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Rose Senior Living Community


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Macomb County

Do you know what SAGE stands for?

Presenter : Kathryn Bartz, MA, CTRS 
Vice President, Optimal Care Inc.

After attending this complimentary education session you will be able to:

Description of the course: Education and increased understanding on the mission of SAGE in southeast Michigan. (The mission incorporates building awareness and promoting change so the LGBT older adults may age with dignity and authenticity.)

Objectives: Use statistical information to highlight older adult LGBT issues in the surrounding southeast Michigan area. Identify useful tips in providing health care services to our LGBT population. Increase the knowledge base of participants in common terms and expressions when dealing with LGBT older adults. Suggestions/resources on how to provide a safe space to explore healthcare/social needs of LBGT older adults. Application of a real-life experience and how it relates to providing appropriate and respectful resources to our LGBT older adults.

Rose Senior Living Community

44003 Partridge Creek Blvd
Charter Twp of Clinton, MI 48038
Phone: (586) 840-0840

The Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. 

Approved Provider Number: MICEC0071. Qualified attendees are eligible for 1.0 CEU.

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

8:30 – 8:45 am Registration

8:45 – 9:00 am Introductions

9:00 – 10:00 am Presentation

10:00-10:30 am Evaluations, Sign-outs & Networking

Please register for event at

Free to Paid GSWSM Members; Guest Fee $10.00

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