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Coalition on Elder Abuse 2013 Calendar

August 14 Event Complete
Physical Health and Mental Health Perspectives
12pm-3pm
The Manor at Woodside

This module is designed for health and mental health providers who regularly serve an older
adult population. This includes, but is not limited to those working in the fields of internal, family
and/or geriatric medicine, psychiatry, nursing, psychiatric social work and geriatric care managers.

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Coalition on Elder Abuse in Dutchess County

August 14 Event Complete
Physical Health and Mental Health Perspectives
12pm-3pm
The Manor at Woodside

This module is designed for health and mental health providers who regularly serve an older adult population. This includes, but is not limited to those working in the fields of internal, family and/or geriatric medicine, psychiatry, nursing, psychiatric social work and geriatric care managers. Topics will include:


  • Definition of elder mistreatment & types of abuse
  • Identifying red flags
  • Role of the provider in assessment and intervention
  • Interview strategies for older adults who are potential victims of abuse
  • Comprehensive documentation
  • Referral of victims to appropriate community resources
  • Community resources

July 25, The Role of Legal Professionals

9am-12pm Event Complete
The Manor at Woodside
168 Academy Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

This training is designed for legal professionals such as lawyers and paralegals who may initially see an elderly client for an issue unrelated to the abusive situation.

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Anti-Bullying Walkathon

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Join with us as we walk to end bullying! Last year's event was amazing with parents and young children, grandparents, teens, community organization staff and volunteers, businesses, elected officials and others who walked to take a stand against bullying. This year we will be joined by 'Edutainer' Corey Thornton who will perform his song, Don't Bully Me.
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