Functional Fridays is a partnership with the Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) and the Shawnee State University (SSU) Occupational Therapy Program.  Each Friday from March 5th through April 30th, two SSU graduate students will present on a topic surrounding chronic condition management and older adult driver safety awareness on the AAA7's Facebook page.  

Here, you will find educational materials and a recorded version of the recording for each episode.  For more information, e-mail 

March 5th - "Everyday Activities After a Stroke"

March 12th -"Anticipating Changes That Affect Driving" 

March 19th - "Family Conversations"

March 26th - "Screening and Evaluation of Driving"

April 2nd - "Interventions That Can Empower Drivers and Families" 

April 9th - "Staying Engaged in the Community With or Without a Car"

April 16th - "Chronic Condition Management with Diabetes"

April 23rd - "Importance of Daily Routines and Habits for Those Living with Dementia"

April 30th - "Energy Conservation with COPD and Other Pulmonary Issues"