Resources

Presentation- Pain Management and Opioid Use Among Older Adults

This session provides an update on opioid use in older adults, explain what opioids are and are not, and describe different types of users, including those with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD). Lessons learned from the Chronic Pain Self-Management Program as a strategy to manage pain and reduce opioid dependence are shared.

Presentation- Aging and Vision Loss: There’s More Than Meets the Eye

Listen to this presentation to explore the following topics: 1) What do we know about older individuals with vision loss?  2) How has this population changed and grown over time?  3) What health factors and chronic conditions are associated with aging and vision loss? 4) What concerns do older people express about losing vision and participation in community?