Patrick Arbore, EdD

Patrick Arbore, EdD
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Founder, Director
Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention, Institute on Aging
San Francisco, California

Patrick Arbore is the founder and the Director of the Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention and Grief Related Services (CESP), a program of Institute on Aging in San Francisco.

Patrick conducts workshops and presents lectures locally and nationally on aging related subjects including elderly suicide prevention, ageism, hoarding, substance abuse, compassion fatigue, communication, depression, traumatic loss, and many others. He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on a variety of aging-related topics.

He is a Senior Lecturer at Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, CA.; a part-time Lecturer in the School of Social Welfare at the University of California, Berkeley; and an Adjunct Faculty at the Wright Institute. Patrick was the recipient of the 2013 Mental Health and Aging Award presented by the American Society on Aging.   In January 2015, Patrick was a selected as a Silver Medalist for Public Service sponsored by the Jefferson Award Regional Committee.