Pennsylvania law requires the use of less restrictive alternatives to guardianship wherever possible. New models have emerged, including supported decision-making, which can meet the needs of individuals who have cognitive impairments while preserving their autonomy to the greatest extent possible. Come learn about these new development and best practices to incorporate alternatives to guardianship.
- Why should we consider alternatives to guardianship?
- Financial alternatives
- Healthcare alternatives
- Supported decision-making
- Proposed reforms
- Practical ways to address the court
All attendees will receive the course materials as a digital book. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI customer service at 800-932-4637. Please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed version of the course book to be shipped.
Recorded in May 2022.