Psychology of Pre-retirement planning

General Description of Training

This brief presentation (approximately 1-2 hours) is designed to introduce United Nations staff members to some of the major psychosocial issues related to retirement. Successful retirement requires preparation; this presentation provides staff members with information they can consider in planning for the psychosocial aspects of their retirement.

Topics Covered

  • Current issues facing retirees
  • The retirement transition process
  • Psychological and social factors related to a successful retirement
  • Suggestions for planning a successful retirement

    Learning Objectives
  • Participants will identify the major psychosocial issues facing current retirees
  • Participants will understand how planning for the psychosocial aspects of retirement is as important as planning for the financial aspects
  • Participants will identify psychosocial factors related to successful retirement
  • Participants will be provided the opportunity to review a checklist that can assist them in planning for the psychosocial aspects of retirement

    Staff may register directly by contacting:
    Ms. Fiona Mackenzie
    mrwp@un.org
    (212) 963-7044