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  • 21st Century Complete Guide to Bioterrorism, Biological and Chemical Weapons, Germs and Germ Warfare, Nuclear and Radiation Terrorism
  • Advance Care Planning: Step-by Step Guide to Advance Care Planning
  • Aging in Rurality
  • Data Warehouse on Trends in Health and Aging
  • GITT: Geriatric Interdisciplinary Team Training (includes video)
  • Increasing Adult Vaccination Rates: What Works
  • Keep Moving Longer: Features for Safe Driving
  • Management Strategies for Osteoporosis Mental Health Aspects of Diabetes in Elders of Diverse Ethnic Backgrounds
  • Plague as a Biological Weapon
  • Rochester Master Training Institute
  • Virtual Geriatric CD's: A CD ROM Resource for Basic Science and Clinical Educators
  • Virtual Age: Active Gerontology Education
  • Standing Tall: A Program on Osteoporosis
Distance Learning Training Modules
  • Bioterrorism and emergency Preparedness: What Older Persons & Care Providers Want to Know – Arleen Johnson Ph.D.
  • OVAR/GEC: Devloping Agency Emergency Plans: Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness for the Aging Services
  • OVAR/GEC: Helping Elders Prepare for Bioterrorism and Emergencies: Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness for the Aging Services
  • OVAR/GEC: The Aging Network: Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness for the Aging Services
PowerPoint Training Modules
  • 101 with Interdisciplinary Case Study on Anthrax Presentation in an Older Person
  • Best Practices in Geriatrics
  • Bioterrorism Awareness: What Individuals Should Know to Reduce the Threat - Robert Henry, DMD, MPH (also available on video with the other 3 HRSA GEC presentations)
  • Bioterrorism and Disaster Preparedness for the Aging - Arleen Johnson, PhD (also available on video with the other 3 HRSA GEC presentations)
  • Bioterrorism: The Medical Needs of the Elderly - Nancy Stiles, MD ( also available on video with the other 3 HRSA GEC presentations)
  • Consumer Issues, Coverage Options and Empowering Patients and Providers
  • Coordinated Medicare Managed Care for the Elderly
  • Critical Pathways: Strategies for Improving Outcomes in the Elderly
  • Disaster Services: Federal Resources - Joyce Borders and Gerald Barber, PhD
  • Ethics and Decision Making
  • Helping Older Persons Prepare for Bioterrorism and Emergencies: Geriatrics
  • How to Prepare for Bioterrorism: What About Older Adults?
  • Interdisciplinary Team Skills
  • Maintaining Focus on the Elder Through Case/Care Development
  • Mental Health Responses to Bioterrorism and Emergencies - Marian Roman, PhD, RN, CS ( also available on video with the other 3 HRSA GEC presentations)
  • Risk of Bioterrorism for the Elderly: Will We Be Ready to Meet Their Needs? - Peggy McConnell, MSN
  • Terrorism: Trauma and Stress
  • Understanding Disasters and Terrorism - Joanne Flowers, PHD, MPH, Peggy McConnell, MSN, and Susan Grover, PhD, RN
  • Working with Older Adults in a Disaster - Joanne Flowers, PHD, MPH, Peggy McConnell, MSN, and Susan Grover, PhD, RN
Training Videos/DVDs
  • And the Home of the Brave
  • Aging in Rural America
  • Age-Related Sensory Losses
  • Alzheimer's Disease: Interviewing and Assessment Techniques
  • Alzheimer's Disease: A Wilderness Explored
  • Alzheimer's Disease: Let's Talk About It
  • As The River Flows: Medications and You
  • As The River Flows: Patient Compliance
  • As the River Flows: Physiological Changes and Dosing
  • The Blues: Not a Normal Part of Aging
  • Caregiver's Series: (Part 1 - 5)
  • Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter
  • Caregiver's Kit
    • Part 1: Meeting Daily Challenges
    • Part 2: Communicating
    • Part 3: Safety First
    • Part 4: Managing Difficult Behaviors
    • Part 5: Caring for the Caregiver
  • Closer to Home
  • Crime Prevention Then and Now
  • Ernie and Rose
  • Everyday Choices
  • The Final Course
  • For Better or Worse Functional Assessment
  • Gatekeepers
  • Geriatric Physical Exam
  • GITT: Geriatric Interdisciplinary Team Training (includes CD-ROM)
  • Grieving: Suddenly Alone
  • Growing Old in a New Age (Part 1 - 12)
  • Happy Birthday, Mrs. Craig
  • Healing Spirit: Treating Depression Among Asian American Elders
  • Heart Failure Awareness Campaign: What You Should Know About Heart Failure
  • Important Medical Decisions in the Hispanic Community
  • It Can Happen to Anyone
  • Just for the Summer
  • Lift for Life
  • Loss and Grief
  • Making Sense of Social Security Managing Problem Behaviors in Persons with Alzheimer's Disease Mrs. Dorothy Peterson: A Case Study Managing Medication (Part 1 - 3)
  • Old, Black and Alive
  • Older, Stronger, Wiser
  • Oral Care for the Dependent Patient
  • Overview: Models of Managed Care for the Older Population
  • Preventing Elder Financial Exploitation: How Banks Can Help
  • Substance Abuse in Older Adults: Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Successful Aging: Community Resources and Tips for Seniors
  • Voices of Wisdom: Seniors Cope with Disaster
  • Understanding and Managing Parkinson's Disease: A Program for Healthcare Professionals
  • Unheard Cries: Elder Abuse in Kentucky
  • Walk Me to the Water
    • Part 1. Competency, Guardianship & Advanced Directives
    • Part 2. Sexuality & Adults with MR/DD
  • Comprehensive Functional Assessment for Older Adults with MR/DD
    • Part 1. Depression & Sleep Disorders
      Part 2. Alzheimer's Disease: Approaching, Avoiding, Diffusing Challenging Behaviors
    • Part 1. Elder Abuse
      Part 2. Use of Psychotropic Medications in Older Adults
    • Part 1. Music as a Therapeutic Tool for Elderly Individuals
      Part 2. Confident Living: Coping with Vision and Hearing Loss in the Aging Population
    • Part 1. Options & Supports for Seniors & Family Caregivers
      Part 2. Adult Day Care for Older Adults & Adults with MR/DD
    • Part 1. Personality Disorders: Diagnosis & Treatment Options
      Part 2. Tools to Avoid Becoming a Victim
    • Part 1. Substance Abuse in Older Adults
      Part 2. Understanding Behavior: Overview of Proactive Strategies
      Part 3. Special Care Units for Persons with Dementia
    • Part 1. Understanding, Avoiding & Diffusing Unwanted Symptoms and Behaviors
      Part 2. Elements of a Mental Status Exam
      Part 3. Utilization & Interactions of Medications in the Elderly
    • Part 1. Overview of Mental Health Issues
      Part 2. Interventions with MR/DD
    • Part 1. Update on Dementia in Older Adults: Laboratory and Clinical Advances
      Part 2. Depression, SSRIs and Older Adults
    • Part 1. Neuroplasticity: The Biopsychosocial Connection
      Part 2. Understanding the Special Needs of the Person with Alzheimer's Disease: A Guideline for Professional and Family Support
    • Part 1. Choosing Reliable Internet Resources for MH/MR/DD
      Part 2. Social Work Ethics and Malpractice
    • Part 1. Grief and Loss
      Part 2. The Value of Cultural Communications
    • Part 1. Counseling Older Persons and Working with Families on Long Term Care Issues
      Part 2. Behavioral Interventions with Individuals with Mental Retardation & Mental Illness
  • Best Care Practices: Creative Ideas for Caring
  • Bioterrorism: Homeland Security for the Aging Bioterrorism and Aging: Developing Strategies and Resources
  • New Ways to Care for Older People: Building Systems Based on Evidence Geriatric
  • Medicine Conference 2002: Hormone Therapy, Osteoporosis, Dementia and Incontinence
  • Geriatric Medicine Conference 2002: Assessment, Falls, and Long Term Care
  • Interdisciplinary Clinical Geriatric Case Study: Bioterrorism & Emergency Preparedness in Aging
  • Best Practices and Clinical Guidelines: Practical Implementation Strategies
  • Best Care Practices 2004: Creative Ideas for Caring for the Elderly
  • National Update on Emergency and Bioterrorism Preparedness for the Elderly
  • Smart Home Technology for Aging in Place Longer and Better
  • Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness for the Elderly
  • Six Category A Bioterror Diseases/Agents and Their Effects on an Older Adult (UK Summer Series on Aging Workshop) by Robin McFee, D.O.
  • Understanding Pain in Older Adults: Recognizing the Problem & It's Behavioral Effects and Geropsychiatric Case Consultations
Other Media
  • Audio Tapes
    • Bioterrorism: Implications for the Health Care Community!
  • Monographs
    • An Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Improving Transition Across Sites of Geriatric Care
    • Making a difference in the Lives of Rural Elders
    • Resource Directory for Older People