Lifespan Planning Resources

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July 11, 2005 at 4:43 pm  •  Posted in Lifespan Planning, Resources by  •  0 Comments

By Forrest Hong, PhD, LCSW, CMC
 
Alzheimer’s Association
The Alzheimer’s Association is the world leader in Alzheimer research and support, is the first and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to finding prevention methods, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimer’s. Its mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research and to enhance care and support for individuals, their families and caregivers.
www.alz.org

Your Local Area Agency on Aging
At your web browser type “area agency aging + {city}

National Association of Social Workers
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 153,000 members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.
www.socialworkers.org

Register of Clinical Social Workers
The NASW Register of Clinical Social Workers provides a listing of clinical social workers that have met national standards for education and experience established by the NASW Competence Certification Commission. The NASW Register lists clinical social workers at two levels of experience and expertise: the Qualified Clinical Social Worker and the Diplomate in Clinical Social Work.
http://www.naswdc.org/register/default.asp

 

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