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May 2013: May is Mental Health Month and Older Americans Month. May 19-25 is Older Americans' Mental Health Week. >>

May 2013: Support the Scholars Fund to introduce Medical Students and Residents to Geriatric Psychiatry Donate by September 30 to Send Trainees to the 2014 AAGP Annual Meeting >>

Nov 2012: Recognize Signs of Depression During the Holidays >>

May 2012: New Website on Alzheimer's Disease >>

Mar 2012: Home-Based Mental Health Services for Older Adults: A preliminary report >>

Jun 2011: Tips on Disaster Preparedness and Response for Older Adults >>

May 2010: New Driving Guidelines from the AAN and the AMA >>

The Geriatric Mental Health Foundation was established by the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry to raise awareness
of psychiatric and mental health disorders affecting the elderly, eliminate the stigma of mental illness and treatment, promote healthy aging strategies, and increase access to quality mental health care for the elderly. Explore our site for mental health information for older adults and their families, to find a geriatric psychiatrist, for news of Foundation programs and events, and much more.

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