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EDUCATIONAL EVENTS for 2015:
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - St. Patrick's Manor - Framingham 8:00am - 5:00pm
Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Seminar
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - Kindred Transitional Care & Rehab - Eagle Pond, South Dennis, MA
9:00am - 3:00pm For a registration flyer click here
Anyone Can "Do" Activities, Right?
by Anne Cabral, LSW, AC-BC, MEd, CDP, CADDCT
The participant will be able to identify the regulations surrounding activities and define the function and goals of the Activity Department. The participant will be able to articulate how to design standards of practice and expectations for an activity department. The participant will be able to design an education platform for members of the activity department in order to establish expectations and standards.
You are a Healing Presence
by Sister Patricia Cushing, CSJ, ThM, MCMTP
To give encouragement to Activity Directors regarding the importance of their skills and presence to the clients they serve. This seminar will show understanding in spirituality and the importance of it in our lives and in our work. Clarifying the difference between religious practice and spirituality needs. This lecture will incorporate music, meditation techniques and information regarding how to become more centered in what the Activity Director does as a healing presence through the form of the activities departments.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - Atria Draper Place - Hopedale
Evening Workshops - There will NOT be any evening sessions this year!
- Thursday & Friday, – October 15 & 16th The Cape Codder, Hyannis, MA
- Registration forms will be mailed/e-mailed to all MassCAP members or you may CLICK HERE to download the flyer and registration form.
Please note: You must pre-register for the convention - NO WALK-IN's will be accepted
Annual Awards: The MassCAP annual awards are presented at the convention each year. Categories are: MassCAP Activity Professional of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and the MassCAP Award of Excellence. Please CLICK HERE to download the awards criteria and nomination form.
We are looking for vendors for our annual conference. If you would like to be a vendor or would like more information please contact Carla Pepka, MassCAP Vice President at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-663-7051