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MindAlert Series

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Sponsored by the MetLife Foundation 

The American Society on Aging, with the generous funding from the MetLife Foundation, offers free online training and educational resources on current research and innovative programs in the non-profit sector that help older adults maintain and enhance cognitive and mental function in their later years. Building on the MetLife MindAlert program cornerstones ‐ from the awards to the lectures – touching thousands of professional and elders nationwide, ASA is taking the program to greater prominence with broader visibility through its online educational series. 

Speakers Bureau Web Seminars

The MindAlert Speakers’ Bureau Program is designed to train professionals around the country to implement cognitive stimulating programs in local settings. Speakers’ Bureau programs have received the MetLife Foundation MindAlert Award and are recognized as innovative community-based programs translating research related to enhancing cognitive function in later life into practical mental/cognitive health promotion activities. To view previously recorded seminars in this series, click here.
Mental Fitness Training Programs for Activity Leaders
*Includes FREE CEUs*
Thursday, August 29, 2013
10:00 AM Pacific / 11:00 AM Mountain
12:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM Eastern
Speaker: Beverly Sanborn
Healthy Brain, Healthy Decisions: Empowering Older Adults to be Smart Decision-Makers
*Includes FREE CEUs*
Thursday, September 5, 2013
10:00 AM Pacific / 11:00 AM Mountain
12:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM Eastern
Speakers: Sandra Bond Chapman and Winston Chiong
Making Brain Health Real: The Implementation and Efficacy of the Brain Health Fair Model
*Includes FREE CEUs*
Thursday, September 12, 2013
10:00 AM Pacific / 11:00 AM Mountain
12:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM Eastern
Speakers: Cynthia R. Green, Joan Beloff and Lynne Berrett
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Healthy Brain Initiative: Advancing Cognitive Health as a Vital Component of Public Health
Thursday, September 19, 2013
10:00 AM Pacific / 11:00 AM Mountain
12:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM Eastern
Part of the MetLife MindAlert Series. Free for everyone.

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