Lansing Community College

The Mental Health & Aging Project (MHAP), funded by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, is a grant program at Lansing Community College.

Since 1985, the project has offered education, training, and consultation for clinicians in Michigan's community mental health (CMH) system who provide services for older adults. The project also assists individuals in the aging network and other service systems who work with older adults with mental illness, dementia, and/or developmental disabilities in a wide variety of settings.

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Additional Resources

MHAP lends book and DVDs for training and self-education to professionals throughout the state.

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Upcoming Events and Trainings

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Book Lists

The Mental Health & Aging Project operates a lending library of books for CMH clinicians and other human service professionals who work with older adults and their families.

The following guides have been compiled from a larger collection of 600 titles.

Books are sent free via mail, and borrowers pay a small fee for postage and insurance to return the books. To borrow a book from these lists or to learn about other MHAP resources and services, contact Marcy Fuhr at fuhrm@lcc.edu or call her at (517) 483-1529.

PDF File Guide to Books on Assessment and Intervention

PDF File Guide to Books on Dementia

PDF File Guide to Books on Mental Health

Mental Health and Aging Conference

Mental Health and Aging Conference - May 12-13, 2020

The next conference will be May 12-13, 2020. Please check back with us for more details.

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Pictures are Public Domain Images from the Multimedia Gallery of the Administration on Aging (AOA).


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Mental Health & Aging Project

Director
Alicia M. Hostetler
Email: hosteta3@lcc.edu
Phone: (517) 483-1526

Administrative Assistant
Marcy Fuhr
Email: fuhrm@lcc.edu
Phone: (517) 483-1529

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