CLEARFIELD – Are you interested in learning something new?
The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging Inc., in collaboration with Lock Haven University Clearfield, announces an upcoming educational seminar offered through the Clearfield Community Life-long Learning Institute.
Courses are geared towards the interests of the baby boomers and older citizens. Typical sessions will last approximately 90 minutes and will be taught primarily by Lock Haven University faculty and community individuals with specific expertise. All programs will be free, or very low cost.
An Overview of Integrative Medicine:
This session will provide a summary of Integrative Medicine – what it is, it’s emphasis on providing medical care with the whole person in mind (body, mind, and spirit), and what resources are available in the region that focus on Integrative Medicine.
Topics will include lifestyle, medicine visits, medical acupuncture (its indications and effectiveness) and prolotherapy injections for the treatment of chronic joint and ligament pain.
You can join Presenter, Dr. Karen Willenbring, director of the Susquehanna Rural Free Clinic & Integrative Medicine Practice, on Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Lock Haven University – Clearfield’s Academic Building from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
The seminar is offered at no charge but pre-registration is required. Register by calling the CCAAA at 814-765-2696.
The Clearfield County Life-long Learning Institute has seminars scheduled through December. For a complete listing of classes, please visit the agency’s Web site at www.ccaaa.net or www.lhup.edu/clearfield and click on the “Life-long Learning Institute” link.
Programs and services of the Agency are funded in part by the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, the Clearfield County Area Agency on aging Inc., Mature Resources Foundation, and local and consumer contributions.