A Community Discussion on Mental Health & Aging

Transitions-Mental Health Association and Wilshire Community Services present A Community Discussion on Mental Health and Aging. This event will feature a keynote presentation “Faces of Depression: Recognizing and Treating Variants of Depression in Aging,” as well as a community resource panel, including:

  • Derek Bishop- Stamp Out Stigma Presenter
  • Belinda Morrill, Ph.D.- Geropsychologist, Neuropsychologist, LCP
  • Dr. Kevin Parzych- Medical Director of Wilshire Health Services
  • Loren Acord- Neuropsychologist, Counselor
  • Henry Herrera- Family Services Program Manager for T-MHA
  • Mike Bossenberry- SLO Hotline Program Coordinator
  • Sonya Laputz- Alzheimer’s Association Care Specialist
  • Mike Young, LCSW- San Luis Obispo Vet Center Team Leader
  • Tauria Linala- Senior Advocacy Director for GALA
  • Karen Jones- Director for Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Laurie Wylie- APS Supervisor at SLO County Adult Services

Lunch will be provided with registration. To register, or for more information, please click here.

CEUs for psychologists, MFTs, and LCSWs will be available. For questions on continuing education, please contact:

Sara Epps- San Luis Obispo County Behavioral Health
(805) 781-4716
[email protected]


The Villages at Sydney Creek

1234 Laurel Ln, San Luis Obispo, CA, United States


Shannon McOuat

Phone: (805) 540-6510


[email protected]