Casemaker Libra

2016 National Aging and Law Conference

Publication Year: 2016   Publication Type: Book

Karolina Abuzyarova, Katherine Alteneder, Matthew N. Andres, Mary Ashkar, Ben F. Belton, Michael Benvenuto,, Jennifer Berger, Alice Bers, Lisa J. Bleier, Eric Carlson, Alfred J. Chiplin, Jr., Denise Colon-Greenaway , Laura Cook, Hilary Dalin, Niki De Mel, Gill Deford, Donna Dougherty, Patricia E. Kefalas Dudek, Toby S. Edelman, Roberta Kemp Flowers, David Godfrey, Jennifer Goldberg, Fay Gordon, Tracey Gronniger, Alison Hirschel, Kathleen Holt, Penelope A. Homniel, Sarah Hooper, Cindy Hounsell, Carol Kando-Pineda, Jason Karlawish, Naomi Karp, Mary Kaschak, Kata Kertesz, Jennifer Klocinski, Nina Kohn, Wey-Wey Kwok, Kate Lang, Eleanor Crosby, Joellen Leavelle, David A. Lipschutz, Lauren Lisi, Karen L. Loewy, Deirdre M.W. Lok, David Machledt, Andy, Lauren S. Marinaro, Sandy Markwood, Jonathan Martinis, Mirenda Meghelli, Mary Helen McNeal, Rebecca C. Morgan, Chris Morrison, Kimberly O'Leary, Gwen Orlowski, Andrew Pizor, Patricia Poss, Elizabeth Priaulx, Sally Crawford Ramm, Charles P. Sabatino, Murray Scheel, Letha Sgritta McDowell, Madeleine A. Shea, Lori Smetanka, Joy Solomon, Valerie Soroka, Emily Spreiser, Gary L. Stein, Judith Stein, Lori A. Stiegel, Caleb R. Stone, Nora Super, Elizabeth Tarloski, Aaron Tax, Jennifer Narog Taylor, Yvonne Troya, Omar Valverde, Jennifer L. Vanderveen, Edwin Walker, Lisa Weintraub Schifferle, Dr. Carolyn Welty, John Whitelaw, Odette Williamson, Erica Wood, Shana Wynn, Sidney Zahabizadeh

Table of Contents:

 Main Menu
 Faculty and Author Biographies
 Section A- Maxmizing Public Benefit Enrollment for LGBT Elders- Take Charge of Aging
 Section B- Fostering Dementia Friendly Communities
 Section C- SSA's Representative Payee Program- Protecting Our Most Vulnerable Seniors
 Section D- Casework Implication of Transitions to Medicare- A Discussion with the Medicare Beneficiary Ombudsman
 Section E- Medical-Legal Partnerships- Upstream Service Delivery to Older Adults
 Section F- Justice for Elders Plenary
 Section G- Justice for All- Legal and Policy Updates for Diverse Elders
 Section H- Medicaid Fair Hearing Appeals, Judicial Review, and Advocacy Options
 Section I- The ABCs of Medicare Parts A, B, C- and D
 Section J- Imposter Scams and Identity Theft 2016 Trends, Tips and Tools
 Section K- Practical Ethics in Guardianship Representation- Three Perspectives
 Section L- Struggling to Stay in- Protecting Residents From Facility Evictions
 Section M- Supported Decision-Making for Persons with Changes in Memory and Cognition
 Section N- Basics of Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
 Section O- A Legal Response to Elder Abuse- The Role of Emergency Shelter
 Section P- Transforming Legal Service Delivery for Vulnerable Elders Through Model Approaches
 Section Q- Knowing the Right Questions To Ask Is Half the Ethics Answer
 Section R- Rapid-Fire Plenary
 Section S- National Center on Law and Elder Rights (NCLER)-Evolutions in National Legal Resource Support
 Section T- Fourth Annual Wait, Wait Don-t Tell Me Medicare Hot Topics
 Section U- Understanding and Assessing Legal Capacity
 Section V- Securing Economic Justice for Seniors in a Changing Retirement Landscape
 Section W- Recent Developments in Understanding and Combating Senior Financial Exploitation
 Section X- Strengthening State Civil Laws on Elder Financial Exploitation
Section Y- Information Please- Coordinating Meaningful Federal and Statewide Legal Services Reporting
 Section Z- Plugging Holes in Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS)
 Section AA- Medicaid 101 For Aging Advocates
 Section BB- Hot Topics and Emerging Issues for Attorneys Representing Elder Homeowners
 Section CC- State and Federal Legislative Efforts to Improve SSI and Social Security
 Section DD- High Touch, High Tech- Innovative Non-Attorney Justice Partnerships Using Technology
 Section EE- Building Capacity and Expertise to Ensure High Quality Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS)
 Section FF-Three's A Crowd- Ethical Issues in Representing Clients With Legal Representatives
 Section GG- Va Benefits For Older Veterans
 Section HH- Guardians Ad Litem- Safeguarding Rights of Impaired Seniors Facing Eviction