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Bio-Ethical Decision Making: Consideration for Advance Planning

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The Kensington Assisted Living of White Plains

100 Maple Avenue

White Plains, NY 10601

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Advances in biology and medicine have created new situations and possibilities with controversial eithical implications. Bio-ethics is the study of these issues, as well as moral discernment as it relates to medical policy, practice and research. This introductory program will address the ethical issues often encountered by professionals and clients dealing with chronic and terminal illness.

Partipants participating in this program will be able to:

* Identify the Ethical rights and responsibilities of a client / patient

* Understand the three elements of informed consent

* Describe "spectrum of capacity"

* Recognize the different types of advance directives.

Registration Cost:

$15.00 (non-refundable) Administrative fee for on-line registration

$20.00 (non-refundable) Administrative fee for registration at the door (check or cash only).


Registration, Dinner and Networking from 4:30pm - 5:00pm

Workshop program from 5:00pm - 7:00 pm


Live Workshop Continuing Education Credit Information:

Full attendance is required: no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

New York Social Workers: The HDRT Group is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as a conditionally* approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers # 0301. This activity will qualify for 2.0 (Ethical) contact hours.

* Conditional approval still gives the HDRT Group full ability to provide CEU credits for this program.

Social Workers: The HDRT Group, Provider # 1445, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. ASWB Approval Period ( 6/08/15-6/08/16). Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 2.0 (Ethical) continuing education clock hours.

Case Managers: This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to Certified Care Managers (CCMs). CCMs participating in this course will receive 2.0 continuing education clock hours.

Certificates of course completion will be individually distributed at the end of the workshop, and the submission of workshop evaluation form.

About the Instructor:

Anne B. Pagano, LCSW, ACSW, BCD, C-ASWCM, is the Executive Director of the Hoarding Disorder Resource and Training Group, Inc. She has over 30 years' experience in direct clinical services, supervision, administration and education in hospitals and long term care facilities. She holds a Master's in Social Work from Simmons College of Social Work in Boston and a Post-Master's Certificate in Gerontology from the Hunter-Brookdale Center on Aging in New York City.

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This program will be held at the Kensington Assisted Living Facility

100 Maple Ave

White Plains, NY 10601

(914) 390-0080 The Kensington is a handicap accessible facility.

This program is generously co-sponsored by:

The Kensington Assisted Living Residence

Salvatore M. DiCostanzo, Esq.

Gwyneth Blackwell, Senior Care Resources



Customer Service: Call 914-980-7117 or email Anne Pagano at abpagano@yahoo.com to ask about course content, instructors, request accommodations for disability, submit a formal grievance, or remove your name from a list.


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The Kensington Assisted Living of White Plains

100 Maple Avenue

White Plains, NY 10601

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