Workshop # 1 - November 16

Elder Abuse 101

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This workshop will discuss red flags that can indicate the presence of possible abuse or exploitation. Participants will learn best practices for addressing abuse and working effectively with victims, including victims of financial exploitation and scams. The workshop will also discuss issues and strategies regarding protecting clients’ welfare through correct use of Advanced Directives.

 

Presenters:

Miriam Goldberg LMSW, Social Worker, Queens Elder Abuse Prevention Program, JASA

Dianne Woodburn, Esq., Legal Services Supervisor, Legal Services for Elder Justice, JASA

Cheryl Lee, LMSW, Elder Abuse Coordinator, Elder Justice Services, NYC Department for the Aging


Moderator:

Martha Pollack, LCSW, Senior Director, Elder Abuse Prevention Services, JASA

 

Continuing Education Information | 2 CEU Credits

JASA is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0643.
 

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