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Nirmala Dhar’s Older Adult Behavioral Health Training Series – Session 4

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Topic: Depression in Older Adults

Speaker: Nirmala Dhar, LCSW, ACSW

Nirmala Dhar is a licensed clinical social worker with a Master’s in Social Work from the Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri and Bombay University, India. She is mission driven and has a passion to work with the most vulnerable clients, often with cross sector complex care needs. Nirmala has worked for 36 years in all aspects and programs of behavioral health in the public sector in Missouri, New Jersey, and Oregon. She is a senior policy analyst and the Older Adult Behavioral Health Services Coordinator for Oregon Health Authority ‘s Health Systems Division. In this position she is the Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative Project Director, the PASRR Level II Coordinator and subject matter expert. She is the Project ECHO Geriatric Behavioral Health Champion at OHA. Prior to this position she worked for Clackamas County Behavioral Health for 18 years. This included 10 years as the geriatric mental health specialist for the County.

CEU’s will be offered!

This announcement and meeting links will be sent out via email soon!. Please reach out to Heidi Herinckx (hherinckx@optionsonline.org) with any questions.


August 13
9:00 am - 10:30 am