Knowledge is Power: A Workshop for Abuse Victims & Elder Justice Advocates

Monday  10 June  2019  8:00 AM    Monday  10 June  2019 11:59 PM
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Knowledge is Power:  A Workshop for Victims of Elder Abuse and Exploitation & Elder Justice Advocates Day-long workshop offering relevant information, data, facts, guidance, and support to victims of elder abuse, probate guardianship abuse, and elder financial exploitation. Victims’ family members and friends, elder justice advocates as well as industry professionals and legislators are welcome and invited to attend. This is a free event, but registration is required.   Graciously hosted by Bank Policy Institute in coordination with Wells Fargo Advisors   UPDATED! (6/1)  Presentations and discussions include: Current status on the fight for elder justice as the US population ages Research on the impact elder abuse has on families Insights on fixing the broken system from an elder rights attorney Violations of the people's Constitutional rights in our legal/judicial system  Roles and responsibilities of physicians in protecting elders’ rights Understanding elder abuse as a crime of the person not the property  Guidance on gathering and preserving critical forensic evidence Telling your story with facts not emotions earns you credibility and support Tips on how to advocate for elder justice in your hometown and state Surviving the journey: whistleblower, depression, finances, legal abuse syndrome. Moving forward together WILL make a difference  Confirmed speakers: Virginia B. Vincenti, PhD, CFCS Professor Emeritus of Human Development & Family Sciences University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY   Joe Roubicek (recorded) Detective at Office of the State Attorney Broward County Florida Retired Detective, Ft. Lauderdale Police Department   Vito M. Roppo, Esquire Managing Partner Colosseum Counsel, PLLC Naples, Florida   Martin Lynch We the People Court Services Professor of Constitutional Law Tempe, AZ   Sam Sugar, MD (recorded) Founder, Americans Against Abusive Probate Guardianships; Author & Advocate for Seniors Ft. Lauderdale, Florida   Dale Yeager CEO, SERAPH Inc. Forensics & Security Consultant Phoenixville, PA   Nathan Baca Investigative Reporter WJLA TV - ABC 7 Arlington, VA   Linda Arters, Certified Senior Advisor The Arters Group, PLLC., Communications & Public Affairs for the 50+ Marketplace Tempe, Arizona   Teresa Kay-Aba Kennedy, Ph.D., MBA, CPC, RYT  CEO, Power Living Enterprises & Co-Founder, Elder Dignity New York, NY   Jocelyn Gibson Victim Advocate and Spiritual Leader Philadelphia, PA Jacqueline Garrick, LCSW-C, BCETS, SHRM-CP Founder of Whistleblowers of America Washington, DC   FAQs   How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please email us at artersgroup@gmail.com Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please bring your printed ticket or have it downloaded to your mobile device.  Thank you.

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Bank Policy Institute (host)
600 13th Street NW , Suite 400, Washington, 20593, US, United States
Bank Policy Institute (host)
600 13th Street NW , Suite 400, Washington, 20593, US, United States
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