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21st Annual Elder Abuse Conference

21st Elder Abuse Conference


Welcome to our 21st Annual Elder Abuse Conference Information Page! 

Below you will find links to the presentations used during the keynote address and break-out sessions.

  • Keynote Address - "Balancing Autonomy and Protection" — Presenter: Alan David Berkowitz
  • Workshop A - "Best Practices in Elder Abuse Prevention" — Presenter: Alan David Berkowitz
  • Workshop B - "Fostering a Collaborative Approach Between Partners in Elder Abuse" — Presenter: Alan David Berkowitz
  • Workshop C - "Trauma Informed Care" — Presenters: Tyler Sliker, LMFT & Lori DiCaprio-Lee
  • Workshop D - "Restorative Justice in Elder Abuse Cases" — Presenter: Sarah Reckess, Esq.
  • Workshop E - "Cultural Barriers to Reporting" — Presenters: Alejandro Garcia & Olive Sephuma
  • Workshop F - "Housing for Older Adults | Barriers and Options" — Presenters: Marty Hanlon & David Mariano                             Housing Options Resource List
  • Workshop G - "Financial Exploitation: Finding Solutions" Presenters: Elaine Brown, Betsy Ferner & Mary Panighetti
  • Workshop H - "Power of Attorney Uses & Abuses"                                                                                                                                      Anthony A. Marrone, II Esq. presentation, The Marrone Law Firm                                                                                                           Morgan Thurston, Esq. presentation, Onondaga Co. Dept. of Law
  • Workshop I - "Community Resources"                                                                                                                                                         Tom Burgess presentation, Protective Services for Adults                                                                                                                         JoAnne Spoto Decker presentation, Community Services & Long-Term Care                                                                                     Lori DiCaprio-Lee presentation, Vera House, Inc.
  • Workshop J - "The Intersection of Substance Misuse, Mental Illness, and Alzheimer’s and Dementia" —                                          Presenter: Donna Knapp & Beth Hurly
  • Workshop L - "The Impact of Social Isolation on the Elderly" — Presenter: Mary Anne Corasaniti
  • Workshop M - "Elder Abuse 101: A Social Justice Issue" — Presenter: Jenny Ackley
  • Workshop N - "Screening for and Understanding the Impacts of Long-Term Trauma & Toxic Stress"                             Presenter: Misty Boldt                                                                                                                                                                                    Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) Questionnaire                                                                                                                               Life Event Screening Tool                                                                                                                                                       Comprehensive Client Assessment
  • Speakers' Biographies 

21st Annual Elder Abuse Conference

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