Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM EST
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 1:00 PM EDT

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UMass - Berkshire Conference Room 
333 South Street
Suite 400
Shrewsbury, MA 01545-4169

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Valarie Whiting, PhD.





Guardianship Program

Presented by Sarah Peterson

As part of the DDS Service Coordinators Institute

Two Dates Available (same program each date):
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Wednesday, March 13, 2019


This course will provide an overview of laws in Massachusetts regarding guardianship, conservatorship, and health care proxies.  There will also be a more in-depth discussion about guardianship, including extraordinary treatment authority such as antipsychotic medication and end-of-life decision-making. Service coordinators will receive an overview of the information needed to make a referral to DDS Legal and what to expect in terms of the court process.  

Please note: The same material will be covered on each date.  You only need to register for one session.


Thursday, December 13, 2018

Wednesday, March 13, 2019