Panel Discussion on Geriatric Psychiatry: Embracing the Challenge


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This panel of local experts and leaders will discuss the delivery of mental health services to seniors in our region, including the obstacles and some potential solutions. 

Target Audience

Healthcare professionals.


  • Identify obstacles that limit the access that older adults have to psychiatric care. 
  • Discuss solutions that could improve the access to and quality of geriatric psychiatry services. 
  • Formulate a comprehensive action plan to coordinate the resources needed to improve mental health care for seniors. 

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Recording date: November 12, 2021
Date of original release: January 7, 2022
Most recent review/update: January 7, 2022
Termination date: January 6, 2025

Course summary
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  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
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Brenda Irlbeck, MSN, MBA, RN
Vice President of Quality Improvement and Clinical Affairs, Iowa Health Care Association


Paul Mulhausen, MD, FACP, AGSF
Chief Medical Director, Iowa Total Care


Heather Thomas, LISW, CADC
Director of Clinical Services, Unity Point-Eyerly Ball Community Mental Health Services


C. Tyler VanMilligen, DO
First-Year Resident, MercyOne Psychiatry Residency


Available Credit

  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)


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