Members of the American Society on Aging have access to quality educational & professional development resources and events, but your membership dues also help us reach other professionals who, like you, are facing the challenges and opportunities of an increasingly diverse aging society. Every year we strive to expand our network of individuals and organizations working to improve the quality of life of older adults, strengthening and enriching our educational community.
In 1952, The American Psychiatric Association Committee on Nomenclature and Statistics published the first edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual: Mental Disorders (DSM-I), the first officially recognized manual categorizing all known mental disorders that focused on clinical treatment. The DSM has focused on emotional and psychological deficits with emphasis of what can go wrong.
Dr Cheryl Townsend Winter DDS, MSD, MBA, is a periodontist, and author based in Bellevue, Wash. She is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology.
Join us in San Diego on March 13th for What’s Next Boomer Business Summit during the 2014 ASA Aging in America Conference. Learn how your knowledge in the aging network translates to the entrepreneurial sector, and hear how to leverage your skills to pivot into the longevity marketplace.
We know it's cold now... but it's going to be warm in San Diego in March! So we're giving away a free round-trip flight on Southwest Airlines to help you get to the 2014 Aging in America Conference at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in sunny San Diego, California, March 11-15, 2014!
Okay! The five-year plan is in place, a speaker is lined up for the annual meeting, everything is organized for the audit and you have a plan for your difficult client. Everything is in place—but is it? What about you?