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Apr 18 2014

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Honored for Professional and Public Service

Apr 17 2014

Water-Energy Nexus Conference in China Tackles Global Issues

Apr 16 2014

NYIT Celebrates M.B.A. Graduation at JUFE

Apr 10 2014

NYIT Anatomy Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Evolutionary Studies

Apr 04 2014

NYIT Expert to Lecture on Nation’s Physician Shortage and Poverty

Apr 25 2014

Relay For Life of NYIT

Apr 25 2014

The Source

Apr 25 2014


Apr 27 2014

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences Expo

Apr 27 2014

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences Honors Reception

Resources & Links

Nassau County Mental Health and Aging Resource Guide and Toolkit

Download the PDF.

This Guide is divided into 3 sections:

  1. An overview of the signs and symptoms of the most common mental health disorders among older adults
  2. Screening tools that can be used to assess mental health problems in older adults and
  3. Resources of where to refer older adults who are experiencing mental health problems.

This guide was made possible from support from the Long Island Community Foundation.





Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter

Alzheimer's Association, Long Island Chapter

American Geriatrics Society (AGS)

American Medical Directors Association (AMDA)

American Nurses Association(ANA)

American Psychological Association (APA) and American Psychological Association- Division 20 (APA 20)

American Society on Aging (ASA)

Association of Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)

Elder Share the Arts (ESTA)

Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

International Academy of Nutrition and Aging (IANA)

International Longevity Center (ILC)

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)

National Association for Home Care and Hospice

National Council on Aging (NCOA)

National Center for Creative Aging (NCCA)

State Society on Aging of New York (SSANY)


National Institute on Aging (NIA)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Senior Corps

U.S. Census Bureau

U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs

U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging

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