2021.04.02 | Aging and Diversity Series: Elder Abuse, Substance Use, and Crimes against Older Adults

9:00 am -12:30 pm | April 2, 2021 | John P. Burke, AAG, Heath Langevin, Stephanie Nichols, Pharm.D., Erin Salvo, JD



This Spring the second installment of the training series on aging and diversity will explore elder abuse, substance use and its intersection with healthcare crimes with older adults. Workshops will include case-based learning, and interactive sessions. Experts from each of the fields will offer information, insights, and unknown pitfalls in practice with aging populations.


Emily Berrill, MSW, Advocate, Elder Services Connections, Elder Abuse Institute of Maine
John P. Burke, AAG, Healthcare Crimes Unit , Office of the Attorney General
Heath Langevin, Healthcare Crimes Unit, Office of the Attorney General
Stephanie Nichols PharmD, BCPS, BCPP, FCCP, UNE, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Erin Salvo, JD, Associate Director, Adult Protective Services

This event was designed in collaboration with UNE School of Social Work TRIAD Grant, UNE
Center for Excellence in Aging and Health, and Co-Occurring Collaborative Serving ME

Photo credit: Matt Black

April 2, 2021

9 am to 12:30 pm EDT



Contact hours A completed evaluation is required to receive contact hours for the following:

Up to 3.5 Continuing Medical Education This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Maine Medical Education Trust and (CCSME). The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians

3.5 Category I contact hours for Psychologists are provided. CCSME is a pre-approved sponsor and provider of Professional Education Activities for Psychologists.

3.5 Continuing Education Units for Social Workers are provided. University of New England is a pre-approved sponsor and provider of Professional Education Activities for Social Workers.

3.5 contact hour for CHES. CCSME is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

Certificate of attendance for 3.5 contact hours, licensed clinical professional counselors, and other professionals.

3.5 contact hours pending approval by the Maine Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors.







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