Palm Beach County and Northern Broward County area seniors now have a new resource to assist them in the aging process. Jodi Glacer, CSA, with Senior Care Authority, recently completed a comprehensive course through the Society of Certified Senior Advisors® (SCSA) and has earned the certification of Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)®.
NewResource Available for Palm Beach Area Seniors in the SeniorPlacement Industry
Theneed for educated professionals able to cater to the unique health,social and financial needs of seniors grows as the Baby Boomers reachretirement age, and improvements in healthcare allow people to livelonger. Certified Senior Advisors have received a unique educationand training that compliments their professional skills to betterserve the growing senior demographic.
PalmBeach County and Northern Broward County area seniors now have a newresource to assist them in the aging process. Jodi Glacer, CSA, withSenior Care Authority, recently completed a comprehensive coursethrough the Society of Certified Senior Advisors ® (SCSA) and has earned the certification of Certified Senior Advisor(CSA) ®. The CSA designation in conjunction with almost 2 years of experiencein Full-Service Placement and Eldercare Services means that seniorsand their families now have a resource they can rely on to help themfind the best long-term-care for their loved ones.
“Theinformation I learned to become a CSA allows me to understand myclients’ needs from ALL aspects so I can recognize and addressconcerns beyond finding a place to live”, according to Jodi Glacer,CSA.
Thereis an explosive growth in the senior population. People are livinglonger, which means the need for skilled professionals able to servethe senior population is also growing. This demographic shiftrequires an educated response in how professionals work with seniorsand a greater ability to address the challenges and opportunitiesseniors face. ” I’ve taken the time to meet and get to know otherprofessionals serving our senior population in South Florida; when Irecognize other issues that my clients have, I can recommendqualified people who can solve those needs”.
As aCertified Senior Advisor, Jodi has received the education andtraining to better serve senior clients. Glacer is required toparticipate in continuing education to ensure she is well educated onthe changes and updates that affect the Senior Placement industry.For more information about obtaining services from Jodi Glacer, CSA,call or email her, or to verify she is a member in good standing goto www.csa.us.
AboutThe Society of Certified Senior Advisors
TheSociety of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) certifies professionalswho work with seniors. The Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)®credential applies to professionals who are able to demonstrate theircompetence and knowledge of working with older adults into theirprofessional practices. By creating a network of qualifiedprofessionals, SCSA strives to create a strong and safe environmentfor seniors and those working with them.
TheCSA certification and education programs are developed through arigorous practice analysis/research study involving hundreds ofprofessionals who work with the older adults from the academiccommunity, industry practitioners, regulators, business andnon-governmental organizations. Dually accredited by the AmericanNational Standards Institute (ANSI) and the National Commission forCertifying Agencies (NCCA), the CSA credential applies toprofessionals in all areas of the aging industry. SCSA is committedto maintaining the high standards of ANSI and NCAA accreditation bycontinually improving its certification and education programs.
Inorder to maintain the CSA certification, individuals are required todemonstrate a commitment to high standards, continuing education,professional ethics, and trust. This sets the CSA credential holderapart from other practitioners working with older adults.