Approved under Part 146 by the NYS Unified Court System’s Office of ADR Programs for Additional Mediation Training*
Social Work CEUs are available**
This program teaches mediators specialized skills and techniques for working with seniors and adult families facing issues such as living arrangements, caregiving, driving, medical decisions, family communication, financial planning, inheritance / personal property distribution, trusts and estates. Topics include:
Elder Mediation: Presenting Issues, Common Hurdles, New Strategies for Intake and Convening, Working with Large, Dispersed Family Groups, Managing Multiple Stakeholders and Multiple Issues, Including the "Voice" of the Elder, Ethical Concerns, Marketing / Getting the Word Out
Challenges of Aging: Mental & Physical Effects of Aging, Maintaining Independence, Coping with Loss, Caregiving and Aging Families, Long Term Care Options for Elders
Legal Planning: Planning for Financial Management, Medical Decision Making, Long-Term Care Costs, and Options for Paying for Care, Asset Protection, Guardianship and Alternatives
Multi-Party Role Plays
Cost: $1,050 by early registration deadline; $1,125 thereafter. Includes lunches, snacks, and course materials.
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