The Sarasota County Aging Network (SCAN) is a non-profit organization. Our members connect seniors with local services and resources.
UPCOMING MEETING ON MAY 24th!
Topic: Hoarding Behaviors: An Approach to Thoughts & Feelings
Guest Speaker: Jane Roberts, LCSW, ACSW, Ph.D. Chair of Duvall Family Studies, USF
Approaching a client or family where there is hoarding is often difficult. Current research notes that hoarding is now seen as a problem with attachment (to people or things) ad can be handles sensitively.
Dr. Roberts has engaged in research of hoarding behaviors for the past decade and her approach to therapy with hoarding individuals has been successful. She teaches in the Interdisciplinary Social Sciences program at USF in Sarasota.
Arrive at 8:00 am for a light breakfast and networking, followed by the meeting at 8:30 am. Thank you to our breakfast sponsors, Healthcite Pharmacy and Bryan H. Roberts Appraisal Services.
SCAN meets every fourth Thursday of the month. Meetings feature a light breakfast, networking, program, and the opportunity for self-introductions. While attendance is open to anyone interested, those who attend more than twice are asked to become members.