Aging Specialty Practice Section

We are social workers that help the fastest segment of the U.S. population — the older adult. Examples of areas of service include: counseling older people and their families, health and mental health issues, case and care management, long term care, elder abuse, advocacy and advance care planning. 

Aging Section Committee

  • Natalia Shtompel, PhD., MSW, MA - Miami Shores, FL (Chair)
  • Cynthia E. Baker, MSW, EdD©, LCSW, LSCSW, CSW-Gerontology - Columbia, MO
  • Jocelyne Fliger, MSW - Tallahassee, FL
  • Magalie “Maggie” Nicolas, PhD, LCSW,  – North Miami Beach, FL
  • Sudershan Pasupuleti, PhD., M.Phil., MASW., M.Ed. - Edinberg, TX


  • Benjamin H. Nguyen, MSW, ASW, CPH  - Los Angeles, CA