Depression Therapy Group

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 through April 15, 1 pm – 2:30 pm
Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center, 401 Bridge Street, Salem

Depression Therapy Group Begins in February

 

 

Adult Guardianship: What Providers Need to Know

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 (1:00-2:30p.m.)
Soldiers’ Home in Chelsea, 91 Crest Avenue, Chelsea, MA  02150

On-line Registration Link Below
 
Conversations – February 2020 – Free Training
 
 
Adult Guardianship:
What Providers Need to Know
 
During this training providers who work with lay guardians – guardians who are not professional but are instead family or friends – will receive an overview of the different issues and responsibilities related to the work of guardianship, such as:
 
Capacity and Decision-making
Reasons for Guardianship
Types of Guardianship and Limitations of Guardianship
The Court Process and Duties and Responsibilities to the Court
Rights of the Person under Guardianship
Communication and Confidentiality
Ethical Decision-making
Abuse and Neglect
 
 Presenters:
Traci Cucinotta, MBE, MSW, LICS, Education and Training Specialist, Guardianship Academy
Wynn A. Gerhard, Esq., Senior Attorney, Elder, Health, and Disability Unit, Greater Boston Legal Services
 
Social Work, Nursing, LADC, and EMS continuing education credits being pursued.
 
Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) continuing education credits are approved by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. 
 
To request registration, please complete the Registration Form that can be found through the following link:
 
 
Seating is limited. Registration spaces are offered on a first come first served basis.
 
There is no charge for this training.
 
Thank you so much!
 
Dan Collier
 
Conversations for Caring
Office Days: Mondays – Thursdays
Direct Phone: 781-586-8620
Greater Lynn Senior Services: www.glss.net