Elder Justice Training Institute Webinar 1

Enhanced Elder Abuse 102: Becoming the Expert

Thursday, November 16, 2023
10:00am - 12:00pm

Description:

This workshop will discuss signs, symptoms and potential red flags that can indicate the presence of possible abuse or exploitation. Participants will learn best practices for addressing abuse and working effectively with older adults experiencing various forms of victimization. Using a person-centered approach, this workshop will discuss strategies for protecting clients’ welfare through both a social work and legal lens. Participants will interact in collaborative small group exercises to further strengthen their learning.

Presenters:

 

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  Florian Edwards, LMSW, Senior Director,
  Protective Services, JASA


 

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  Takai Forde, LMSW,
  Associate Director of Government Affairs and
  Former LEAP Social Work Supervisor



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Robert Seewald, Esq., Senior Attorney,
  JASA Elder Justice Program -  Queens



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  Dianne Woodburn, Esq., Supervising Attorney,
  JASA Elder Justice Program - Queens

 

Moderator:

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  Florian Edwards, LMSW, Senior Director,
  Protective Services, JASA


 


Continuing Education Information:

  • 2 CEU credits available

For more information, please contact ejti@jasa.org