OGA Conference

 2017 Ohio Guardianship Association
12th Annual Educational Conference

 “Protecting Liberties in Guardianship”

September 13 & 14, 2017

 

SABIN HALL CONFERENCE CENTER
7539 HASKELL STREET
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, OHIO 45069

 

Probate Court Approval for Rule 66 (check back as list is continually updated):
Butler County, Franklin County, Hamilton County, Montgomery County, Richland County, Warren County

 

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Conference Schedule:

Wednesday, September 13th:

3:00 pm – Registration — Sabin Hall Foyer

3:45 pm – Welcome — Jane Moog, J.D., OGA President, Case Manager at COAAA’s Volunteer Guardian Program

Opening Remarks — Lisa Frye, NCG, Conference Chair, Guardian Manager, LifeSpan, Inc. Guardianship Program

4:00 pm-5:30 pm — Special Presentation (Sabin Hall) – Managing Medications in Older Adults, Nate Hux-Community Pharmacist RPH

5:30 pm-7:00 pm — Networking Session (AC Hotel Marriott Lounge Area-2nd floor) Light Appetizers and Cash Bar

 

Thursday, September 14th:

7:45 am-8:45 am — Registration and Continental Breakfast (Ballroom)

8:45 am – Welcome Remarks — Jane Moog, J.D., OGA President, Case Manager at COAAA’s Volunteer Guardian Program

Opening Remarks — Lisa Frye, NCG, Conference Chair, Guardian Manager, LifeSpan, Inc. Guardianship Program

9:00 am-10:30 am — PLENARY SPEAKER (Sabin Hall) – Advocacy at the Crossroads
Understanding Opportunities for Advocacy in and around Guardianship, Berverly Laubert State Long-Term Ombudsman

10:30 am — Break

10:45 am-12:00 pm — WORKSHOP A  (Sabin Hall Room 1) – Innovative & Promising Practices in Adult Guardianship, Amy Restorick Roberts, PhD, MSSA, LSW Assistant Professor Miami University; Rebecca DeLong, MSW/ILSW Probate Court Investigator Butler County; and Jennifer Cornell, JD NCG LifeSpan, Inc., Staff Guardian

10:45 am-12:00pm — WORKSHOP B (Sabin Hall Room 2) – Restrictions of Personal Liberty: A Comparison of Ohio’s Guardianship & Civil Commitment of the Mentally ill, Magistrate Patricia Hider Butler County Probate Court

12:15 pm-1:15 pm — Lunch, Networking, Visit Booths

1:15 pm-2:30 pm — WORKSHOP C (Sabin Hall Room 1) – Control of the Purse Stings: How to successfully Manage your Fiduciary Duties as Guardian of Estate, Adriann S. McGee, Esq., Estate and Trust Litigator

1:15 pm-2:30pm — WORKSHOP D (Sabin Hall Room 2) – Who’s Problem is it Anyway? Insight on how to support people who are making decisions that are perceived to be “risky” while considering their safety and well-being. Karen Bessette, Quality Assurance Director BCDD and Colleen Mercuri-Johnson, LISW-S

2:30 pm — Break

3:00 pm-4:00 pm—JUDGES PANEL  (Sabin Hall) – Collect questions from attendees and compare and contrast the Judicial Process, Honorable Randy T. Rogers, Butler County Probate Judge; Honorable Ralph Winkler, Hamilton  County Probate Judge; Honorable Joseph W. Kirby, Warren County Probate Judge;  Honorable Philip Mayer, Richland County Probate Judge; and Magistrate Catharine Kidd, Montgomery County.

4:00  pm — Evaluations/Closing Remarks

4:30 pm — Conference Ends


Conference Hotel Options

HOST HOTEL:

AC Hotels Marriott
7505 Gibson Street
Liberty Township, OH
(513) 759-6500
$159.00 per night

Reservation deadline 8/1/2017

 

Other Hotels in the Area:

Home 2 Suites by Hilton
7145 Liberty Center Drive
Liberty Township, Ohio
(513) 644-2207