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

Patrick Beaver Memorial Library 375 3rd St. NE.,, Hickory

“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

Patrick Beaver Memorial Library 375 3rd St. NE.,, Hickory

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

Substance Use, Misuse, and the Opioid Crisis

Marianna Black Library 33 Fryemont St., Bryson City

This is a free event at Marianna Black Library, facilitated by the Vaya Health GERO team. CEU’s are provided through NC Department of Health and Human Services. Adults of any age can encounter problems with substance use. This class details common substance use issues and tips for those caring for those individuals. Registration Required: Please register […]

Free