Sara Honn Qualls, PhD

Professor of Aging Studies and Psychology, Director of UCCS Gerontology Center, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO.

Session(s): Thursday

Sara Qualls is a Kraemer Family Professor of Aging Studies and Professor of Psychology at the University of Colorado Springs where she serves as Director of the UCCS Gerontology Center.  Dr. Qualls is passionate about helping people age well, helping families navigate the challenges of later life, and about developing university-community collaborations. She has published several books, including Caregiver Family Therapy and Aging and Mental Health, over 70 research papers and chapters, as well as a video of her intervention.  She particularly enjoys translating research and best practice concepts to a practitioners and policy makers.