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Gerontology Practitioners Certificate

The West Virginia University School of Social Work Gerontology Practitioner Certificate (GPC) is a multidisciplinary, continuing education-based program designed to extend the understanding of the process of aging and issues faced in this stage of the life course, as well as strengthen the skills of persons who work with older adults or who care for older loved ones. The program is directed at professionals and laypersons in West Virginia and surrounding areas and considers the unique problems and needs of older adults in Appalachia and other rural areas. Click here for more information and application.

Earn GPC Credits at the Summer Institute on Aging!