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.