EGAMHST: I’m Covered Up: What You Need to Know about Hoarding

Alleghany County Public Library 115 Atwood Street, Sparta

“I’m covered up” is not just about the physical retention of things. More importantly, it’sabout emotional components that won’t allow release. This presentation examinescauses, symptoms, and adaptive treatment and care methods for those dealing withhoarding behavior. A focus is placed on the aged population. This is a free in-person event facilitated by the Vaya Health […]

Free

EGAMHST: OCD: Supporting People with Obsessions and Compulsions in an Adaptive Way

Alleghany County Public Library 115 Atwood Street, Sparta

Thoughts and behaviors are usually associated with brain-based operations. However,when this construct becomes too fused or is fueled by underlying emotions such asanxiety, outcomes can be debilitating. This class focuses on obsessive compulsivedisorder in older adults, detailing contributing causes, symptoms, and outcome-basedtreatment protocols. This is a free in-person event facilitated by the Vaya Health GERO […]

Free

EGAMHST: I’m Covered Up: What You Need to Know About Hoarding

McDowell Senior Center 100 Spaulding Rd.,, Marion

“I’m covered up” is not just about the physical retention of things. More importantly, it’sabout emotional components that won’t allow release. This presentation examinescauses, symptoms, and adaptive treatment and care methods for those dealing withhoarding behavior. A focus is placed on the aged population. This is a free in-person event facilitated by the Vaya Health […]

Free

Depression: From Surviving to Thriving

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Library 249 Frank Allen Rd, Cashiers

This is a free event at Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Public Library; facilitated by the Vaya Health GERO team. CEU’s are provided through NC Department of Health and Human Services. Depressive symptoms often present themselves through feelings of isolation, hopelessness and despair. This course examines different types, common causes, symptoms and treatment methods for depression, focusing […]

Free

EGAMHST: OCD: Supporting People with Obsessions and Compulsions

McDowell Senior Center 100 Spaulding Rd.,, Marion

Thoughts and behaviors are usually associated with brain-based operations. However,when this construct becomes too fused or is fueled by underlying emotions such asanxiety, outcomes can be debilitating. This class focuses on obsessive compulsivedisorder in older adults, detailing contributing causes, symptoms, and outcome-basedtreatment protocols. This is a free in-person event facilitated by the Vaya Health GERO […]

Free