APS TARC Webinar: Innovative Responses to Self-Neglect

Self-neglect allegations are investigated by most APS programs across the U.S. and Territories and make up a large part of APS staff caseloads. As the larger APS field is learning about working more effectively with these complex cases, and with the addition of new APS grant funding, many APS programs are exploring alternative responses to working with self-neglecting individuals. This webinar explores how APS programs in Colorado, Oregon, and Tennessee are utilizing partnerships and developing and piloting innovative policy and practice in responding to self-neglect. (Webinar date: July 14, 2022)

Presenters:
– Joyce Reed, Field Operations Director, Adult Protective Services/Child Care & Community Services, Tennessee Department of Human Services
– Traci L. Robertson, APS Complex Case Investigator & Self-Neglect Subject Matter Expert, Guardian/Conservator Contract Administrator, Oregon Department of Human Services Aging and People with Disabilities, Adult Protective Services/Central Office APS Unit
– Stefanie Woodard, MPA, Program Manager, Adult Protective Services (APS) and CAPS Check Unit (CCU), Adult Mistreatment Prevention and Response Section, Colorado Office of Adult, Aging and Disability Services

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Originally published as APS TARC Webinar: Innovative Responses to Self-Neglect at Administration for Community Living

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