DAY 2 MGA & SLL Annual Guardianship Conference - A Fresh Look at Guardianships, Conservatorships, Commitments and End of Life Care

Event Start:
09/29/2022 9:00 AM
Event End:
09/29/2022 12:00 PM

DATE & TIME: DAY 2 WEBINAR  - Thursday, September 29, 2022, 9:00 a.m. – Noon

PROGRAM FEE:  $95 to attend one day.

This program is online only.

CPCS has approved 2.0 CLE credit hours for the CAFL panel for each day – and the MHLD panel  has approved 2.0 credits for Day One, and 3.0 credits for Day Two.

The Social Law Library and Massachusetts Guardianship Association


A Fresh Look at Guardianships, Conservatorships, Commitments and End of Life Care


Massachusetts Guardianship ConferenceMGA members will receive a coupon code to get a $25 discount off either of these prices. For information on joining MGA visit:



Day 2 Webinar: Thursday, September 29, 2022, 9:00 a.m.  –  Noon

  • Keynote Address by Evelyn Patsos, Esq., Office of Adult Guardianship & Conservatorship Oversight
  • Commitments and Discharge – Where do we go now?
    • Gregory P. Teran, Esq., CPCS
    • Jane Crosby, Esq., Legal Counsel, Vibra Hospital of Western Massachusetts
    • Arieh Blowers, LICSW, Clinical Service Authorization Specialist, Department of Mental Health

  • Navigating End of Life Care for Persons Under Guardianship
    • Hon. Richard Simons, Probate and Family Court
    • Ellen M. DiPaola, JD, President & CEO, Honoring Choices Massachusetts
    • Karen Talley, Director of Appeals, CPCS Mental Health Litigation
    • Lisa Killips, Nurse Practitioner, APRN, FNP-BC
    • Seth Urbanowski, Esq., Hachey Urbanoski, LLC
    • Meredith Havard, Esq., Wilchins Cosentino & Novins


Online registration is encouraged. For assistance, questions on group discounts, accommodations requests, special billing, program content, out-of-state CLE credits, and general CLE information contact Michael Saporito by email at Registrations accepted in order of receipt. Registration fees are non-refundable. Most Social Law Library CLE events are recorded. The recording is available by digital download, generally within a week after the program date. Most downloads include print material and are $19.95 each. This product purchase is separate from CLE registration and is not included in the price of a CLE registration. CLE credit, when applicable, is only granted when the live webinar is attended.

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