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Education

The Working with Older Adults education course gives aging industry professionals practical, multidisciplinary knowledge, tools, and resources to help them serve older adults more effectively.

Certification

The Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) is the leading certification for professionals serving older adults. The CSA certification validates and gives confidence to both CSA professionals and the clients they serve.

Newsletter

Stay updated with the latest news and information on important issues facing seniors, their families and the people who work with them.

CSA Stories

Real People, Real Stories, Real Inspiration

Hear from Certified Senior Advisors in a wide range of industries about their career journey, the passion they have for working with older adults, and how being a CSA is integral to their professional practices.

"What is most valuable is the breadth of the education. I learned so much about all the different areas of aging. It really makes me a more wholistic practitioner as a result of my membership."

Kelly O'Connor
Senior Living & Placement

"Being a CSA changed how I relate to people and how I'm able to vet other professionals. It means I've taken the time to study and really get to understand the transitions that seniors go through."

Angela McCants
Real Estate Professional

"I was immediately impressed with the professionalism of the organization and all those involved. I did the course and took the test and have found the organization to be so great to work with."

Chris Orestis
Insurance & Financial Professional

Latest News From the SCSA Blog

Health

More Seniors Try Marijuana

As cannabis becomes more accepted in the medical community, a rising number of older adults are trying it, especially for pain..

 

Money

What Taxes Will I Pay in Retirement?

Taxes may be a senior’s biggest expense in retirement. From Social Security to your IRA, here’s what you’ll be giving Uncle Sam.

Lifestyle

Crystallized vs. Fluid Intelligence in Older Adults

Seniors have a secret weapon when it comes to brain power.

Technology

Hearing Aids Are Much Cheaper Now

Relaxed regulations make hearing aids much more affordable, and the devices don’t require an exam or prescription.

Coffee Break

Watch Your Taxes and Benefits if You Get Social Security

Social Security beneficiaries will see a big jump in benefits in 2023. Yippee! But the increased income could trigger higher taxes.