COVID-19, social distancing and its impact on social and mental health of the elderly population? Webinar


In collaboration with INTERDEM, the International Psychogeriatrics Association (IPA) brought together international speakers including Capacity Australia’s Prof. Carmelle Peisah in a live, 90-minute webinar focusing on geriatric mental health, the impact of social distancing on social health and functioning of the elderly.

Click the links below to view the webinar and a number of additional resources and a direct link to Prof. Carmelle Peisah’s “Older persons’ human rights and the COVID pandemic: are they compatible?” slides from the webinar.

Source: Peisah C 2020, Older persons’ human rights and the COVID pandemic: are they compatible? COVID-19 Webinar: Social distancing and its impact on social and mental health of the elderly population, IPA with Interdem, viewed 26 May 2020 <https://www.ipa-online.org/events/online-education/covid19-webinar>

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