Dr. Paula welcomes requests for workshops and speaking engagements. She presents to a wide range of audiences, both to professionals and the lay public on topics such as cognitive enhancement strategies and the top 10 non-pharmacological strategies to prevent and treat depression. As a writer and experienced psychotherapist, Dr. Paula conducts expressive writing workshops.
She inspires her audience and workshop participants to write deeply and with authenticity to deepen resilience, solve problems, and gain spiritual and emotional insights. She uses expressive writing as a complement to psychotherapy and teaches mental health clinicians how to use this modality of treatment effectively with their clients.
Dr. Paula tailors her presentations in content and length to meet the needs of sponsoring groups.
You may contact her through Paula@centerforhealthyaging.com or call her office directly at 330-671-6241 or use the form below.
1. How to prevent or delay dementia: Healthy habits from current scientific evidence
2. Diagnosing and treating depression in older adults during the pandemic and beyond
3. Let Nature be your teacher, healer and inspiration: Evidence for the benefits of "Vitamin N" (i.e., Nature)
4. Expressive writing to enhance well-being & promote resilience