Concordia at Sumner Hosts Nationally Recognized Clinical Psychologist

Contact: Shirley Freyer
Concordia Lutheran Ministries
Tel: 724-352-1571 x8266

Concordia at Sumner Hosts Nationally Recognized Clinical Psychologist

Copley, Ohio  –  Dr. Paula Hartman-Stein, well-known gero-psychologist from the University of Akron will present “Is There Life After Moving to a Retirement Community” on Wednesday, May 24 in the Great Hall at Concordia at Sumner, 970 Sumner Parkway in Copley. The presentation will begin at noon and is open and free to the public. Some of the topics she will cover include resilience, legacy building and finding meaning in late life.

According to her website, Dr. Hartman-Stein is a geropsychologist, healthcare educator, and journalist covering Medicare issues for The National Psychologist newspaper. She has 30 years of experience in direct patient care settings that include primary care, hospitals, and private practice. Her current academic appointments include Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Northeast Ohio Medical University and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Life Span Development and Gerontology at the University of Akron. Active as a national advocate for quality healthcare since 2007, she consults with behavioral healthcare providers regarding medical documentation and quality measures.

Please call Director of Marketing Rowena Wilkins at 330-664-1289 to register by May 17 as seating is limited. Tours of the campus will follow Dr. Hartman-Steins presentation.