Find COVID-19 resources and guidance at Network of Care Massachusetts.

Since the public health response to COVID-19 imposes limits on in-person events, many MAMH trainings are now offered online. You can view recordings of recent webinars and trainings below.

Working with Older Adult Trauma Survivors

Joan Cook, Ph.D., a nationally-recognized expert in geriatric traumatic stress at the Yale School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry, discusses the impact of trauma as a risk factor for older adult well-being and offers strategies for more effectively supporting older adults with a history of trauma.

Trauma Exposure and Trauma Response

The impact of trauma exposure, sometimes called compassion fatigue, vicarious traumatization or empathic strain, is real. However, our response to this exposure can make all the difference in our ability to weather the storm and find healing. Mary Curlew, LICSW offers practical tools from trauma research and treatment to help caregivers maintain their mental health while caring for others during COVID-19.

Substance Use, Co-Occurring Conditions, and Older Adults

This 2-hour webinar training with Karen Fortuna, Ph.D. introduces MAMH's REACH with Older Adults approach to supporting older adults who may have problems with substance use.