At Senior Care Training, we are a team of licensed social work professionals committed to compliance for your facilities and quality of life for your residents. We offer on-site and remote ("virtual") support to the social service department, including our Policy & Procedure and In-Service lesson plan libraries. Our consultants have interdisciplinary clinical healthcare, geriatrics, and rehabilitation experience. We are licensed in California and Nevada, but have clients nationwide.
Our founder, Tracy Greene Mintz, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, trainer and social service consultant based in Southern California. She is a nationally recognized expert on the topic of Relocation Stress Syndrome (Transfer Trauma) in the elderly and offers workshops and online instruction to clinicians and non-clinical staff in an array of disciplines that serve seniors. Through Senior Care Training, which she founded in 2008, she has trained hundreds of nursing home workers in medically-related social services, geriatric behavioral health, dementia care, and elder abuse prevention. Ms. Greene Mintz has worked with seniors and their families at all levels of care, from independent living through end-of-life since 2000. She holds a master’s degree in social work and a gerontology certificate from the Institute on Aging at Portland State University in Oregon and master’s degree in film and television from UCLA. Other service includes Executive Boards of the California Society for Clinical Social Work and California Association of Long-Term Care Medicine. She is a proud member of the National Association of Social Workers, of which she has served on the California State Board. She provides expert witness assistance on the topic of Relocation Stress Syndrome, consulting on cases involving seniors displaced after natural disasters. In 2017, she was recognized by the CA State Assembly for her volunteer work as a patient advocate with Kaiser Permanente. She maintains a small mental health private practice as a Medicare Part B Provider, working in outpatient rehabilitation and house calls to seniors and their families. Tracy muses on life in the sandwich generation at her blog, midlagemom.com. Prior to becoming a geriatric social worker in, Ms. Greene Mintz worked for twelve years in the film and television industry. She likes to joke that the similarities between working in showbiz and working in mental health are staggering!