Capacity in Adult Guardianships Seminar - September 21, 2010

Pre-approved:
4 CLE’s (includes 1.5 ethics)
4.25 Contact hours

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Guest speakers include:

Erica Wood, Esq
American Bar Association,
Commission on Law and Aging
Dr. Susan Wehry, M.D. (pdf*)
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of Vermont College of Medicine

Thank you for attending Capacity in Adult Guardianships, Tuesday, September 21, 2010, at Senator Inn & Spa in Augusta.

This event was pre-approved for 4 CLE credits, 1.5 ethics. Participants names are being sent directly to the Board of Overseers.

The following documents are presentations and handouts used throughout the day.

  • Welcome- Grant Overview (pdf*)
    Vanessa Bell, Project Director, Maine Guardianship Alternatives Project
  • Opening Remarks- Probate Judges (pdf*)
    Honorable Thomas Berry, Judge of Probate, Lincoln County, Maine
    Honorable Joseph Mazziotti, Judge of Probate, Cumberland County, Maine
    Presentation  PowerPoint (pdf*)
  • Diminished Capacity: (pdf*)The Ethics of Compassion and Control          
    Susan Wehry, M.D. Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • The Six Pillars of Capacity (pdf*)
    Erica Wood, Esq, American Bar Association, Commission on Law and Aging
  • Putting the Pillars into Practice (pdf*)
    Honorable Thomas Berry, Judge of Probate, Lincoln County, Maine
    Barbara Martin, Court Visitor, Lincoln County, Maine     
    Linda T. Learnard OTR/L, Licensed Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapy Consultation & Rehabilitation Services, Inc.

Handouts


*free viewer or to request a hard copy