Welcome to the web site of the Statewide Clinical Outreach Program for the Elderly. Trinitas Regional Medical Center, in collaboration with the New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging (NJISA) at UMDNJ, provides crisis response and clinical outreach to older adults (55+) residing at nursing facilities who experience mental health and/or behavioral crisises.
S-COPE provides on-site assessments, consultations and clinical interventions at screening centers, psychiatric inpatient units and within long term care facilities. The team provides 24/7 response. All services are provided free of charges.
S-COPE offers in-service trainings, on-site coaching of staff, short term counseling to residents and consultations with staff and families. Nine regional trainings on topics relevant to the cognitive, behavioral and mental health of older adult nursing home residents are provided throughout the year, free of charge.
2016 S-COPE Conference Program Oct. 26, 2016 (Approved)
July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016
July 6, 2016
June 7, 2016
May 20, 2016
May 18, 2016
March 15, 2016
NOTE: These courses are approved by the Association of Social Work Boards - ASWB NJ CE Course Approval Program Provider #30 Course #1032-1037 from 10/6/2016 to 10/6/2018. Social workers will receive the following type and number of credit(s): General Social Work Practice 5.5