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image of a hand holding a star 8th Annual Disability Rights Workshop

"Take Back the Power!"

FREE WORKSHOP ON ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF OLDER ADULTS AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

July 29. 2011

Anaheim, California

 

Download a roster of 2011 Disability Rights Workshop agencies and resources (MS Word)

 

 

Thank you to our presenters!

 

Keynote Speaker—Laura Mosqueda, M.D.

Co-Director, Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse and Neglect

at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Program in Geriatrics

     Red Flags of Abuse handout (PDF) is available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog and Vietnamese.

 

Institution Abuse and NeglectLeslie Morrison, Esq.

Directing Attorney, Investigations Unit, Disability Rights California

     Institution Abuse and Neglect presentation slides (PDF) 


Hoarding

Sheryl Vito—Senior Social Worker, Adult Protective Services, County of Orange

Mark Odom, LCSW—Mental Health Clinician, Behavioral Health Services, County of Orange

Darren Johnson—Fire Inspector, O.C. Fire Authority

Allyson—Special Guest

     You Can Be a Hoarding Specialist (PDF)

     When it's Hard to Discard (PDF)

     Hoarding Disorder Information and Resources (PDF)

 

Anaheim Family Justice Center www.anaheimfamilyjusticecenter.org

Lieutenant Dave Flutts—Anaheim Police Department

Cristi Dugger—Human Options

Joyce Riley—Social Worker, Adult Protective Services

Detective Cher Hill—Anaheim Police Department

Detective Chris Moody—Anaheim Police Department

     Anaheim Family Justice Center handout (PDF)

 

APS, FAST, & Ombudsman

Myrenna Ogbu—Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Council on Aging O.C.

Julie Schoen, Esq.—FAST, Council on Aging O.C.

     OC APS Fact Sheet 2010 (PDF)

     Elder Abuse in Long-Term Care Facilities (PDF)

 

Bullying

May Parpal, Ph.D.—Psychologist, Regional Center of Orange County

Stuart Haskin—Executive Director, Get Safe

Andy Arias—Systems Change Advocate, Dayle McIntosh Center

     Bullying (PDF)—Mary Parpal

     Bullying People with Disabilities (PDF)—Andy Arias

          Video Links

          http://youtu.be/a5ed6ra-4-k filmed at Youth Organizing! Disabled and Proud Disability History Campaign Summit

          http://youtu.be/o1V_NoFmKXo by Jacob Lesner-Buxton

 

Patients’ Rights

Melody Marler—Patients’ Rights Advocate, Behavioral Health Services, County of Orange

Michael Stortz, Esq.—Senior Attorney, Disability Rights California

     Residents Rights' in Residential Care Facilities (PDF)

 

Disability Rights Workshop Planning Committee

AGENCY

PHONE NUMBER

WEBSITE ADDRESS

Area Board XI, State Council on Developmental Disabilities

714-558-4404

www.scdd.ca.gov

Dayle McIntosh Center

714-621-3300

TDD 714-663-2087

www.daylemc.org

County of Orange Social Services Agency-Adult Protective Services

800-451-5155

www.ssa.ocgov.com

 

County of Orange Health Care Agency-Behavioral Health Services

  - Adult Mental Health Services

714-834-6900

  - Older Adult Services

714-972-3700

  - Center of Excellence

714-667-5600

  - Patients’ Rights Advocacy Services

714- 834-5647

http://ochealthinfo.com/behavioral

CalOptima

   - CalOptima – Medi-Cal

714-246-8500  

TDD 714-246-8523

  - CalOptima OneCare (HMO SNP)

800-960-9070 

TDD 800-735-2929

  - CalOptima Healthy Families 

714-246-8607 

TDD 714-246-8523

www.caloptima.org

 

Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy, Disability Rights California

714-621-0550

www.disabilityrightsca.org 

Regional Center of Orange County

  · General

714-796-5100

  · Hearing Impaired 

800-244-3177

  · Special Incident Number

714-796-5335

  · Intake referral

714 796-5354

www.rcocdd.com

Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse & Neglect

714-456-5530

www.centeronelderabuse.org

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Housed at the UC Irvine School of Medicine, Program in Geriatrics

www.som.uci.edu/geriatrics

Aging & Disability Resource Connection of Orange County

800-510-2020

www.adrcoc.org            

 

 

Thank you to our sponsors 

   - Anaheim Downtown Community Center

   - CalOptima

   - Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse and Neglect at UC Irvine Program in Geriatrics

   - UniHealth Foundation

   - Wal-Mart Foundation
 

 

Want to Learn More or Find Resources for Educating Others?


Help for those who have experienced abuse and neglect

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Additional Elder Abuse & Neglect Materials