2015 ALF Resident Assessment Trainings

 Location and Date for Training

March 9 - 11, 2015

July 20-22, 2015

November 9-11, 2015

Best Western Capital Inn

1937 Christy Drive

Jefferson City, MO 65101   

Registration Fees:

Member: $275 per person

Non-Member: $325 per person

 Full 2015 informational brochure CLICK HERE!!

Registration Form CLICK HERE!!




8:00am - 5:30pm Each Day

Day 1
• Overview of Senate Bill 616 / DHSS ALF
• Demographics/Culture Change
• Normal Aging/Alzheimer’s Disease
• Psycho-Social Aspects of Aging
• Nutrition/Falls and Prevention/Incontinence

Day 2
• Common Mental Health Disorders
• Suicide
• Elder Abuse & Neglect
• Resident Rights

Day 3
• Ethics
• ADLs & IADLs
• Interviewing
• Use of the Community Based Assessment
• Individualized Service Planning


Dr. Novella Perrin, Ph.D, retired Assistant
Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate
School at the University of Central Missouri in
Warrensburg, was also a professor of sociology
and the Director of the UCM Gerontology
Institute. She is a consultant and author of
numerous books and articles as well as a
frequent presenter at local, state and national
meetings on aging related issues. Her most
current research focuses on behavioral
management of Alzheimer's Disease, nurse aide
retention, rural aging, elder abuse and aging in
place. Dr. Perrin also is active in numerous
professional and service organizations.

Margaret E. Stone, Ph.D., MSW, MPH is a
consultant in private practice and teaches
graduate courses in health care administration
and research methods. Her interest areas
include health care ethics and ethical decisionmaking,
aging and mental health, and geriatric
health care delivery systems. She is a frequent
presenter for the Missouri League for Nursing.


If you have questions about this workshop, please
contact MALA at 573/635-8750 or via email at