Events

Elder Abuse Training Institute Workshops

2017-2018 Schedule

JASA in partnership with Fordham University and St. John's University School of Law

Thousands of older adults in New York are abused, neglected, and exploited every year, and the number is growing. JASA’s Elder Abuse Training Institute is an interdisciplinary program, which improves the understanding of and response to the various forms of elder abuse. The Institute educates social service, health, legal, and financial professionals, and concerned citizens.


Workshop 1:
Elder Abuse 101

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

JASA Evelyn and Louis A. Green Residence at Cooper Square
200 East 5th Street, Community Room
New York, New York 10003

Fee: $40 plus $35 for CEH
CEH provided

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is the provider of social work continuing education hours (CEH), as approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Social Work.

Three (3) CEH credits are available for this workshop for an additional fee.

Register


Workshop 2:
Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Addressing and Resolving Elder Abuse: Achieving Success through Community Collaboration

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

UJA-Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street, Room 710
New York, New York, 10022

Fee: $40 plus $35 for CEH
CEH provided

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is the provider of social work continuing education hours (CEH), as approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Social Work.

Three (3) CEH credits are available for this workshop for an additional fee.

Light breakfast will be served.

Register


Workshop 3:
Addressing Elder Abuse in the LGBT Community: A Social Work/Legal Perspective

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

UJA-Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street, Room 710
New York, New York, 10022

Fee: $40 plus $35 for CEH or CLE.
CEH provided. CLE pending.

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is the provider of social work continuing education hours (CEH), as approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Social Work.

NY Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits for this workshop courtesy of St. John's University School of Law are pending.

Three (3) CEH credits are available for this workshop for an additional fee.
Three (3) CLE credits are pending for this workshop for an additional fee.

A light breakfast will be served.

Register


Workshop 4:
Alternatives to the Criminal Justice System for the Abuser: De-escalating Abuse and Supporting Recovery

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
9:00 – 11:00 am

UJA-Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street, Room 710
New York, New York, 10022

Fee: $40 plus $35 for CEH or CLE
CEH provided. CLE pending.

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is the provider of social work continuing education hours (CEH), as approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Social Work.

NY Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits for this workshop courtesy of St. John's University School of Law are pending.

Two (2) CEH credits are available for this workshop for an additional fee.
Two (2) CLE credits for an additional fee are pending for this workshop.

Light breakfast will be served

Register


Workshop 5:
Health/Mental Health Perspectives on Addressing Elder Abuse: Assessing Clients’ Decision-Making Abilities

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

UJA-Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street, Room 710
New York, New York, 10022

Fee: $40 plus $35 for CEH
CEH provided

Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is the provider of social work continuing education hours (CEH), as approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Social Work.

Three (3) CEH credits are available for this workshop for an additional fee.

Light breakfast will be served

Register



More Information

212.273.5281 or elderabuse@jasa.org

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    - Lou & Sol (sons of Evelyn)