Annual Conference & Trade Show

Michigan Assisted Living Association
Annual Conference and Trade Show
May 13 – 15, 2019
Lansing Center
333 E. Michigan Avenue
Lansing, MI 49833

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Pre-Conference Intensive with Teepa Snow

MALA is pleased to offer a 4-hour pre-conference intensive with Teepa Snow

The Dementia Journey: Changing Abilities, Self-Awareness, Emotional Responses and How We Offer Help Matters.

Monday, May 13, 2019
1:00 to 5:00 pm
Lansing Center

Teepa_HiRez.jpgTeepa’s philosophy is reflective of her education, work experience, medical research and firsthand caregiving experiences. Her advocacy efforts led her to the development of the GEMS® dementia classifications model and the Positive Approach® to Care training strategies.

Teepa is an occupational therapist with 40 years of rich and varied clinical and academic experience. She presents with extraordinary expertise and humor to audiences large and small throughout the world.

Teepa’s experience and expertise includes working with persons living with brain change including adults, young and old, persons with developmental disabilities, mental illness and traumatic brain injuries.to

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Best Practices for Surviving an Active Shooter Incident

The review of Active Shooter incidents at malls, manufacturing facilities, healthcare, offices, houses of worship, colleges, schools and public settings have suggested preventive activities to increase employee and stakeholder survival. This training will focus on helping organizations to understand “best practices” and to develop strategies to prepare for, train to survive, and recover from active shooter and workplace violence incidents. This program is designed to encourage participants to understand vulnerabilities to violent threats, litigation exposures and strategies to review and enhance their existing health and safety program’s capabilities and preparedness to stop active intruders / shooters. Defensive and personal survival options and strategies will be suggested.

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Refund Policy:  Cancellations received by April 20, 2019 will receive 100% refund. Cancellations received after April 20 will receive a 50% refund.

Who should attend?

This conference is designed for individuals and organizations providing supports and services for to older adults as well as persons with developmental disabilities, mental illness, physical disabilities and cognitive impairments including dementia, traumatic brain injury.

CEUs

MALA is pleased to provide a certificate of attendance for CEUs for Adult Foster Care Licensees and Administrators as well as Social Worker and Nursing Home Administrator CEUs and Nurse Contact Hours.

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Click here to register online.  Payment options include check or credit card.  

Refund Policy:  Cancellations received by April 20, 2019 will receive 100% refund. Cancellations received after April 20 will receive a 50% refund.