2014 Conference Sessions

2014 Conference Sessions

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Session Time

Presenter

Session Title (and number)

CEU’s *

Room

Will Attend

8:00 – 1:30

 

SPONSOR DISPLAYS

 

Exhibition Hall

 

Keynote – 9:00am

Leslie Martin, Ph.D.

Throw Your Heart Into It and the Rest Will Follow

N, O, S, T

Loosemore

Auditorium

 

Morning

Sessions– 10:30am

Leslie Martin, Ph.D.

Throw Your Heart Into What…? A Call for Engagement That Matters (1)

N, O, S, T

Loosemore Auditorium

 

Carol Hendershot, BS, MBSRI, E-RYT 500

Mindful Self Care for Caregivers (2)

N, O, S, T

136E DEV

 

John Stevenson, Ph.D., PT Michael Shoemaker, Ph.D., PT

Exercise & Successful Aging: Maintaining Function and Quality of Life (3)

N, O, S, T

117E DEV

 

Sarah Van Eerden, R.D.

Making Healthy Eating Fun (4)

O, S,T

111D DEV

 

Cynthia Primm, MSW, MPA, MM

How to Stay in the Driver's Seat of Life (5)

N, O, S, T

138E DEV

 

11:30

 

STUDENT RESEARCH POSTERS

 

West Hallway

 

11:45

 

LUNCH

 

 

 

Early Afternoon Sessions– 1:00pm

Joan Borst, Ph.D., LMSW

The Orphaned Adult (6)

N, O, S, T

Loosemore Auditorium

 

Carol Hendershot, BS, E-RYT 500, MBSRI

Mindfulness for Pain Management (7)

N, O, T

S - pain

136E DEV

 

Lindsey Des Armo, MPA, CPT

Steve Glass, Ph.D., FACSM

The More You Move the More You Live (8)

N, O, S, T

138E DEV

 

Joanne Feutz, BS, OTR/L, CAPS

Aging in Place:  AARP HomeFit Program (9)

N, O, S, T

111D DEV

 

Jing Chen, Ph.D.

What Happens When You Put Your Heart Into It?  Research on Mindfulness (10)

N, O, S, T

117E DEV

 

Mid Afternoon

Sessions – 2:15pm

Carol Robinson DNP, RN

Discuss, Decide, Document: Advance Care Planning with Making Choices Michigan (11)

N, O, S, T

111D DEV

 

Carol Hendershot, BS, E-RYT 500, MBSRI

Introducing Older Adults to Mindfulness Practices (12)

N, O, S, T

136E DEV

 

Lihua Huang, Ph.D., MSW & Steven Smith, Ph.D., LMSW

“Honey, I'm Home!” Retirement as a Turning Point of Masculinity (13)

O, S, T

117E DEV

 

Dawn DeVries, Ph.D., MPA, CTRS

Purposeful and Meaningful Leisure and Recreation  for Older Adults (14)

N, O, S, T

138E DEV

 

Andy Farmer, BA, AARP Policy Leader

Healthcare Reform:  Sailing the Great Lakes During a Sea of Change (15)

N, O, S, T

Loosemore

Auditorium

 

Closing Panel – 3:30pm

Moderator:

Priscilla Kimboko, Ph.D.

Panelists: 

Loretta Konecki, Ph.D., M.A.T.

Lori Dillman, MA,

Dave Wallace, BA

Best Laid Plans:  Lessons Learned on the Retirement Journey

N, O, S, T

Loosemore Auditorium

 

Continuing Education Credits (CEU):

N = Nursing, O= Occupational Therapy, S = Social Work, T= Therapeutic Recreation*

*Therapeutic Rec approval still pending at time of printing.  If not approved, fees will be refunded.

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