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Not Always Intentional: How to Avoid Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation in Long Term Care

 REGISTRATION BEGINS 9 a.m.

Abuse, neglect and exploitation of older adults in both institutional settings and the home is a major problem. But not all perpetrators necessarily set out to harm an older person. Join us for this interactive program to identify who mistreats older adults and why; which older adults are most at risk; and how we can prevent elder mistreatment. Best practices for responding to abuse, neglect and exploitation situations will also be explored.

Speaker – Jennifer L. FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C, CSP

Jennifer is the founder of Jenerations Health Education, Inc., a full service healthcare education organization. With over 20+ years experience in healthcare, Jennifer is also a gerontology instructor at Johns Hopkins University’s Certificate on Aging program. Her mission is to help healthcare organizations and professionals grow while empowering patients and their caregivers.

CEU: 3 credit hours for SW, AL Managers and CM (NHA pending credentialing approval)
** SNOW DATE: December 21, 2019.

Continental breakfast is provided. Space is limited.

Please RSVP to rclarke@thevillageatrockville.org