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.
2017 S-COPE Conference
Ramada Plaza Hotel Conference Center
390 Forsgate Drive
Monroe Township, NJ
November 8, 2017
Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in last year's S-COPE Conference. As we reflect on reaching our sixth anniversary, we hope you have found S-COPE to be an important and valuable resource to you in your work. We look forward to seeing you at future events, and we welcome your ideas, suggestions and feedback as we strive to make each year's conference better and better.