V-MOB Virtual Training

Date: August 19, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
This training is only for current MOB coaches who want to become certified to deliver MOB virtually, too. The V-MOB virtual training will be held on Friday, August 19, 2022.

SAIL Leader Training

Date: August 5, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Lubber Run Community Center
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The sail leader training will be held on August 5, 2022, at Lubber Run Community Center.

Home Safety Education Panel

Date: July 1, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
The Fairfax Area Agency on Aging invites you to the upcoming Free Panel Conversation for Family Caregivers of Older Adults and/or Adults with Disabilities. Panelists: According to the National Safety Council, research has shown since 2020, 113,500 people died from preventable injury-related home deaths. This number continues to increase every year. In this panel conversation, […]

Virtual Center for Active Adults

Start date: June 13, 2022
End date: June 17, 2022
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
Please join in a variety of fun activities such as fitness classes, special presentations, interactive games, and much more! Participate in our classes hosted virtually. You may join in as many activities as you would like and share this information with friends! Brought to you by these partners: Arlington County, Fairfax County, Prince William County, […]

BRAIN HEALTH ACADEMY: UsAgainstAlzheimer’s

Start date: June 15, 2022
End date: November 16, 2022
All-day event
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
UsAgainstAlzheimer’s has announced the launch of the Brain Health Academy. They are offering this year’s Academy, including six continuing education credits, free of charge to anyone interested in learning how to reduce the risk of dementia and the relationship between lifestyle habits on brain health. In collaboration with the American Society for Aging (ASA), the […]

Research Implementation in CEnR

Date: September 14, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
Readings: Bauer, M. S., Damschroder, L., Hagedorn, H., Smith, J., & Kilbourne, A. M. (2015). An introduction to implementation science for the non-specialist. BMC psychology, 3(1), 1-12. Nelson, G., Kloos, B., & Ornelas, J. (2017). Creating transformative change in community mental health: Contributions from community psychology. In M. A. Bond, I. Serrano-García, & C. B. Keys (Eds.), APA […]

Research Collaboration in CEnR

Date: August 17, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
Readings: Greenfield, E. A., Black, K., Oh, P., & Pestine-Stevens, A. (2022). Theories of community collaboration to advance age-friendly community change. The Gerontologist, 62(1), 36-45. Sargent, L., Slattum, P., Brooks, M., Gendron, T., Mackiewicz, M., Diallo, A., … & iCubed Health and Wellness in Aging Transdisciplinary Core. (2022). Bringing transdisciplinary aging research from theory to practice. The Gerontologist, 62(2), […]

Collaborative Workshop Series

Start date: April 28, 2022
End date: June 9, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: online
Center for Optimal Aging
National and regional experts and thought leaders explain how to effectively implement and sustain health promotion programs for older adults in the community. The workshop is inlaid with various topics that promote health.
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