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NASW’s Annual Nursing Home Social Work Conference - 8.5 CEs
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NASW’s Annual Nursing Home Social Work Conference: Ethics and Challenges to Social Work Practice Thursday, June 12, 2014 8:15 A.M.– 4:30 P.M. Bentley College, Waltham MA Earn up to 8.5 CEs!

When: Thursday, June 12, 2014
8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Bentley College, MA
175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA 02452

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NASW’s Annual Nursing Home Social Work Conference:

The Nursing Home Conference is approved for 6.5 Social Work CEs.
Post-Conference Intensive approved for 2 Social Work CEs.

Click here to download the conference brochure

8:15 AM-8:30 AM
Welcome and Introductions
Elise Beaulieu, PhD, LICSW
8:30 AM-9:00 AM
Public Policy
Frank E. Baskin, LICSW
9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Ed Alessi Keynote:
It’s Your Choice - Taking Charge of Decisions at End of Life
Dr. Howard Abrams and Panel
10:30 AM-10:45 AM
Break / Exhibitors
10:45 AM-11:00 AM
Nursing Home Social Work Award
Susan Taterka, LICSW, Moderator
11:00 AM-12:15 PM
Enriching Lives: Skills for Enhancing Spiritual and Ethical Values
Dr. Rosemary Ryan
12:15 PM-1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Vision Challenges in the Nursing Facility: Problems, Resolutions, Resources
Andrea Schein, JD
Competency and Capacity: Rogers and Beyond
Susan Goodale, LSW and Barbara Kravitz,JD
Placements in Shelters for Homeless People: Safe and Appropriate?
Dawn Matchett, LICSW and Ethel Fowkes, RN
2:15 PM-2:30 PM
Break / Exhibitors 
2:30 PM-3:00 PM
Social Work Paper(s)
Toby Savitt, MSW, Moderator
3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Who Decides: Residents or Staff?
Mary Neal, LCSW and June Cowen, MS
4:30 PM
CE Stamping
4:45 PM-6:45 PM
Post-Conference Intensive - DSM-5
April Berry Fletcher, LICSW


Conference fees...
 NASW Member - $60

 Non-Member - $80
Additional fee required for...
 Post Conference Intensive: NASW Member - $25

 Post Conference Intensive: Non-Member - $30
*Add $25 if registering 10 business days or less in advance, or at the door.

NASW Members receive discounts on CE programs. Join NASW today and pay the member rate.

REDUCED FEES: If you need a reduced fee in order to attend, kindly request it 10 business days or more prior to the program date by calling 617-227-9635 x 18. No one should be prevented from attending a CE program because of finances.

SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS: If you require special accommodations to fully participate, including sign language interpreters, please specify in writing no later than 30 days prior to the event and we will be glad to discuss options.

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