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PennCares Support Services Bullying and Hoarding in a Senior Setting Training

PennCares Support Services is offering:

Bullying and Hoarding in a Senior Setting

October 19, 2018

9:30 am – 11:30 am

Location: Garden Spot Village

Concord Room

433 South Kinzer Ave.

New Holland, PA 17557


Description: This session will review the growing body of literature on bullying and hoarding in older adult residential settings: peer-to-peer relational aggression and hoarding in senior residential settings.  This is beginning to be recognized as problematic and having a negative impact on the psychological and emotional health of seniors.  The training will focus on strategies that staff and administration can use to identify bullying and decrease resident victimization on an individual level as well as community level.  In addition, this session will provide an overview of hoarding as a mental health and social issue explaining the complexity of treatment for people who have hoarding behaviors.



Cost: $35/person

CEU’s for Social Workers: $50

Morning refreshments will be offered by Garden Spot Village


To Register Please Call 717-632-5552 Ext. 4124 or email

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