Denver, CO (PRWEB) January 23, 2014
The Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) announces a new class for its bestselling Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) course in Denver, February 11-14. The CSA course teaches anyone who works with older adults about the strategies and tactics for working more effectively with the senior customer. CSA courses are held in locations around the country. See the upcoming class locations at Certification Classes.
Attendees of the CSA education course will gain the knowledge and tools necessary to work more effectively with their senior clients. This course covers why a comprehensive understanding of the unique goals and challenges facing seniors today helps to better serve and protect them. This is an in-depth class with first-rate faculty and rewarding results for both attendees and their senior clients. The CSA course coming to Denver will be taught by SCSA’s expert instructors Jane Barton, David Stitt and Mickey Batsell.
Jane W. Barton, MTS, MASM, CSA is a passionate speaker, writer, and listener. Jane is the founder of Cardinal, LLC, a consulting firm that provides educational programs to assist people in confronting the daunting challenges posed by aging, serious illness and disability. Jane is well-versed in the areas of grief and bereavement, caregiving, hospice and palliative care, change and transition, and spirituality and health. She presents innovative, transformational programs to community members, healthcare providers, pastoral caregivers, clergy, funeral service providers, and national audiences to improve the experience of people and families challenged by serious, advanced, or terminal illnesses. Previously, Jane served as Director of Education for a hospice and palliative care institute. She has also served as a hospice chaplain. Jane is a certified Spiritual Director as well as a Certified Senior Advisor. In a former life, she worked as a financial services representative and an exploration petroleum geologist and manager. Visit Jane’s website at http://www.cardinalife.com.
David Stitt is President of EnterAct Software, providing comprehensive financial planning tools and services to professional financial planners. As Principal Technical Analyst for CCH, Inc., he was responsible for proprietary financial and estate planning software. During David’s 40-year career in the financial services profession, he has earned multiple professional designations including: CLU, ChFC, CEP, CFP®, CRFA, and RFC. David speaks nationally on computerization and financial planning. He has been published by Prentice Hall in The Expert’s Guide to Managing and Marketing a Successful Financial Planning Practice. David also hosted a local radio talk show, Money Talks.
Mickey Batsell, CASL, CLU, MBA, CSA, FLMI, CLTC, is an experienced industry professional, specializing in long-term care and surrounding issues including Medicare, Medicaid, home healthcare, nursing homecare, wealth transfer, and the selection of long-term care facilities. With 40 years of professional, and more importantly, personal family experiences, Mickey has an in-depth understanding of the challenges his clients face. As a protector of people’s independence and dignity, he currently represents industry-leading, financially sound companies and assists families, groups, and associations throughout the United States.
The CSA Course will be held at the Society of Certified Senior Advisors headquarters in Denver, Colorado. Following the at-home study program, the optional class review will be held over the first three days of class. For more details on the course curriculum and comprehensive study materials, please visit Working with Seniors.
Attendees of the CSA class review have the option to sit for the CSA Exam following the 3 days of class. In order to become Certified Senior Advisors, candidates must pass the CSA Exam in addition to meeting all certification requirements.
Individuals who earn and maintain the Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)® credential are entitled to become members of the Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA), an organization dedicated to helping professionals understand the key health, social and financial issues that are important to older adults. Founded in 1997, SCSA offers a vast array of resources and education specifically related to issues affecting seniors.