On April 14, 2014 we are offering the training Case Studies in Protective Services in State College. This training is open to Area Agency on Aging staff and provides protective services enrichment credits.
This training consists of a series of case studies, which participants will work together to assess, determine substantiation evidence and develop a protective services plan. Students will be guide through each case study using Problem Based Learning techniques. The case studies will include a variety of types of abuse affecting community residing older adults. The cases will contain many different elements such as family issues, potential need for guardianship, safety concerns, etc. The training will be very interactive. Facilitators will stress best practice techniques as well as provide resources for each type of case investigation. Read more »