2018 Florida Guardian ad Litem Disabilities Training Conference "What's Your Super Power?"

Course description

This course will: 
  • Present background of legal authority for the Agency of Persons with Disabilities program, available services, the Medicaid Waiver Coordinator’s role, the subcontracting of APD services, and the APD workers. 
  • Discuss realistic expectations of the APD worker within a dependency case including possible conflicts of interest, lack of objectivity, limited availability, and high turnover. 
  • Identify potential pitfalls in achieving permanency. Explore practical options for shelter and case planning. 
  • Develop best practices to achieve desirable outcomes for children in this unique population. 
Speakers: Laura Lee, Janet Anderson

Guardian ad Litem  State Office

Guardian ad Litem State Office

Legal Counsel

Guest Presenters: 

  • Kristen Solomon, Esquire - Statewide Director of Operations 
  • Camille Frazer, Esquire - Regional Legal Counsel Southern
  • Kathleen Clendining, Esquire - Managing Attorney, 15th Circuit
  • Brittany Rutan, Esquire - Managing Attorney, 9th Circuit 
Course Contents

1 Video

1.5 hrs

Course Curriculum