Adult Services Policy and Practice
Adult Services Policy and Practice Full day This workshop offers an overview of the policies and regulations of adult protective services and the need for collaboration and coordination of services among community providers. Topics include � demographics � current legislation, including the federal Elder Justice Act and California's SB 1018 � post SB 2199 advances � confidentiality � mandated reporting � collaboration, coordination and multidisciplinary teams � preserving client autonomy � least restrictive care alternatives � mental competency issues � recognizing risk indicators for conservatorship Participants understand the changing and challenging environment of providing services to the increasing population of vulnerable elderly and dependent adults.