Aging and Long-Term Care

Classes, certificates, and conferences keeping your professional knowledge, skills, and credentials current

Continuing Studies Aging and Long-Term Care programs are of the highest quality—evidence-based and taught by leading researchers and UW-Madison faculty specializing in geriatric psychiatry. Professional development is available through workshops, certificate programs, distance education, and onsite training and consultation services. Programs deliver continuing education credit and meet the certification requirements of many professional associations and organizations.

At a glance

What: High-quality evidence-based classes, certificates, conferences

Who: Taught by leading researchers and UW-Madison faculty specializing in geriatric psychiatry

Certification: Programs meet multiple professional requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program coordinator Dr. Suzanna Waters-Castillo at or 608-263-3174

Upcoming classes/programs
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ThF, July 31-Aug 1, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $295
Th, Sept 11, 9am-3pm  •  $120
WTh, Oct 15-16, 9am-4pm  •  $275.00
Th, Nov 6, 9am-3pm  •  $120
T, Nov 18, 9am-3pm  •  $120
F, Dec 12, 9am-3pm  •  $120
Professional certificates
Intensive training for working with older adults experiencing mental distress.

Skill-building and evidence-based approaches for care managers working with older adults who have mental illness.
Special programs
Independent-study course prepares you for the nursing home administration licensing exam. Available on CD or audio cassette.