2019 RIALA Conference Program


Amplify Your Role! Anytime Leadership Strategies for Success

Danielle M. Fagan, MSW, LICSW, President & CEO, Anytime Leadership

Develop New Brain Cells into Your 80's
Laurie Mantz, Founder, Dementia Training for Life, LLC

Have You Had Your Fill of Sex Discrimination? #MeToo
What the Law Requires of Employers.
Mathew C. Reeber, Esq. Partner, Pannone, Lopes, Deveraux & O’Gara LLC

Conflict Resolution: Communicating with the 3 Most Challenging Employee Types
Jeffrey Deckman, Founder of Capability Accelerators

“Can’t We All Just Get Along?” Seniors Bullying Seniors
Don Drake, LADC I, Connelly Law Offices L.T.D.

Beyond Appreciation: It All Begins with You!
Danielle Fagan, MSW, LICSW, President & CEO, Anytime Leadership

Some of the Best Things in Life (and Cybersecurity) are Free!
Kevin Ricci, MCSE, QSA, CISA, Director, Citrin Cooperman’s Technology Risk & Advisory Cybersecurity Team

Tools for Handling Difficult Residents and Their Families
James Ashton, CPC, Life Coach Supporting Adult Children of Aging Parents and SAGECare New England Trainer (Diversity & Inclusion)

Dying: A Human Experience
Courtney Lamothe, MSW, LCSW, Director of Program Development, Continuum Hospice & Palliative Care
Michele Carignan, RN, Hospital Clinical Liaison, Continuum Hospice & Palliative Care 

“Laugh! Just for the Health of It!” Putting YOU at the Top of Your To-Do List
Kay Frances, MBA, Author & Motivational Speaker

It’s Not About Who You Know – It’s All About Who Knows You
Gail Lowney Alofsin, Speaker, Author, University Professor, Sales & Marketing Executive

A World of Inclusion - Supporting LGBT Older Adults
James Ashton, CPC, Life Coach Supporting Adult Children of Aging Parents & SAGECare New England Trainer (Diversity & Inclusion)

Having “The Talk” … NO, Not THAT One!
Secrets to the Challenging Talk About Advance Care Planning and More
Therese Rochon, FNP, ACHPN, Co-Chair of Improving Care Coalition
Maureen Glynn, Esq. - Co-Chair of Coalition to Improve Care, a project of RISNA

The Funny Thing About Stress
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Kay Frances, MBA, Author & Motivational Speaker