The Institute for Life Course and Aging has developed Workshops to meet the demand for ongoing professional development among healthcare workers and other professionals working with the aging population.Workshops vary in cost, duration and format – online, in-person, webcast and offer participants the opportunity to work at their own pace, interact with instructors and with other participants from a wide variety of perspectives and backgrounds.
Institute Online Workshops – 2016-2017 Information Sheet

Institute Workshops 2016-2017

Registration Deadline*

Workshop Held

Planning and Conducting Evaluations of Community Support Programs for Vulnerable Populations: A ‘How-To’ Guide

Mon Oct 4th, 2016

Oct 11 – Nov 7, 2016


Psychosocial Interventions for Suicide Prevention with Older Adults

Mon Oct 31st, 2016

Nov 7 – Dec 4, 2016

Substance Misuse Among Older Adults: An Overview of Psychosocial Interventions to Help Your Clients

Mon Jan 9th, 2017

Jan 16 – Feb 12, 2017


Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Among Older Adults: An Introduction to Effective Psychosocial Interventions

Mon Jan 30th, 2017

Feb 6 – Mar 5, 2017

Intersections of Aging and Disability: Bridging Divided Domains

Mon Feb 27th, 2017

Mar 6 – Apr 2, 2017


Use of Solution Focused Therapy Among Older Adults and Their Caregivers

Mon Mar 27th, 2017

Apr 3 – Apr 30, 2017


Psychosocial Interventions for Older Adults With Stroke and their Families

Mon April 24th, 2017

May 1 – May 28, 2017


Older Adults with Cancer: Psychosocial Interventions for Patients and their Families


may be offered 2018


* Registrations will be accepted after the deadline, however it takes 2-3 business days for processing before you will receive log-in access to the workshop.

We are now able to accept registration and payment online. Our system is fully secure and you may pay using a major credit card or other source of payment accepted.

Workshop registration prices are as follows:

Regular Registration – 4 weeks

$240.00 CDN

Student Registration – 4 weeks

$120.00 CDN