FOCUS Handouts

Handouts for the FOCUS 2018 Conference and Special Session are now available.

Those titles underlined indicate handouts attached. Click on the session title to access the handouts. If a title is not underline, we have not received any materials from that presenter. Please print out your session handouts. Printed handouts will not be given out at the conference unless indicated below that presenters are "bringing handouts to the conference." Please continue to check back for more handouts to be posted. Updated 11/12/2018.

 Wednesday, November 14, 2018

2018 FOCUS Special Session
"The Art and Science of Mental Health"

Opening Keynote from 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

There's No Health Without Mental Health (2 pages)

Breakout "A" (A1-A10) from 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.

A1: Taking Care of You: Anxiety Relief That Works!(1 page)

A2: Trauma-Informed Care in Mental Illness (17 pages)

A3: Caregiver High-Wire Act: Balancing Self-Preservation and Care (8 pages)

A4: Geriatric Depression in Assisted Living and Nursing Home Facilities: Under-diagnosed, Undertreated and with Devastating Consequences

A5: Assessment and Implementation of Strategies to Deal with Challenging Families

A6: Verbal and Non Verbal De-escalation of Agitated or Violent Persons

A7: The Language of Help and Healing

A8: Equal but Different: The Hidden Epidemic of Chemical Use and Abuse in People 55+ (20 pages)

A9: Mental Health Ethics in Long-Term Care (9 pages)

A10: Safety Day: A Trauma-Informed Approach to Approaching Mandatory Hoarding Clean Outs (32 pages)

Breakout "B" (B1-B10) from 12:45 - 2:15 p.m.

B1: Key Issues in Late Life Mental Illness (20 pages)

B2: Managing Personality Disorders (21 pages)

B3: Adapting the Zero Suicide Framework to Long-Term Care Settings: Debunking the Myths and Understanding the Facts (9 pages)

B4: Treatment of Geriatric Depression

B5: Understanding and Responding to Unwanted Behaviors

B6: Medication Use in Skilled Nursing Facilities for Mental Health Issues (16 pages)

B7: Mental Health Care at the End of Life: Focus on the Patient (6 pages)

B8: Equal but Different: The Hidden Epidemic of Chemical Use and Abuse in People 55+ (Repeat of A8) (20 pages)

B9: Mental Health Ethics in Long-Term Care (Repeat of A9) (9 pages)

B10: Hoarding and the Aging Population (23 pages)

Breakout "C" (C1-C10) from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

C1: The Opioid Epidemic in Wisconsin

C2: How to Get What You Need From a Mental Health Consultation (20 pages)

C3: Adapting the Zero Suicide Framework to Long-Term Care Settings: Debunking the Myths and Understanding the Facts (Repeat of B3) (9 pages)

C4: Trauma-Informed Care in Mental Illness (Repeat of A2) (17 pages)

C5: Verbal and Non Verbal De-escalation of Agitated or Violent Persons (Repeat of A6)

C6: Medication Use in Assisted Living Facilities for Mental Health Issues (15 pages)

C7: Caregiver High-Wire Act: Balancing Self-Preservation and Care (Repeat of A3) (8 pages)

C8: Substance Use Problems (SUDS) in Aging (26 pages)

C9: Whose Crisis Is It? (8 pages)

C10: Mental Health Care at the End of Life: Focus on the Patient (Repeat of B7) (6 pages)

 Thursday, November 15, 2018

2018 FOCUS Conference

Opening Keynote from 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Innovating Real-Time In Disasters

Breakout "D" (D1-D11) from 10:15 - 11:45 a.m. 

D1: Design in Disasters (2 pages)

D2: Root Cause Analysis: When and Where Did this Pressure Injury Start and Was it Avoidable? (22 pages)

D3: Easing Transitions from Home

D4: Graying of The Rainbow: Best Practices for Creating Safety and Inclusion for LGBT Residents (12 pages)

D5: Life Safety and Emergency Preparedness Essentials for Administrators and Healthcare Professionals (34 pages)

D6: Infection Control -  it’s in YOUR Hands (20 pages)

D7: Navigating Boundaries, Resident Rights and Choice with Substitute Decision-Makers

D8: Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention (7 pages)

D9: Demystifying Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: It’s All in Your Approach! (11 pages)

D10: Safety in the Workplace: Active Shooter Training

D11: What Living as a Resident Can Teach Long-Term Care Staff (2 pages)

Breakout "E" (E1-E11) from 12:45 - 2:15 p.m. 

E1: Bureau of Assisted Livings: Believe it or Not!

E2:Root Cause Analysis: When and Where Did this Pressure Injury Start and Was it Avoidable? (Repeat of D2) (22 pages)

E3: Fundamentals of Planning for Post-Disaster Recovery (11 pages)

E4: Graying of The Rainbow: Best Practices for Creating Safety and Inclusion for LGBT Residents (Repeat of D4) (12 pages)

E5: Life Safety and Emergency Preparedness Essentials for Administrators and Healthcare Professionals (Repeat of D5) (34 pages)

E6: Infection Control it’s in YOUR Hands (Repeat of D6) (20 pages)

E7: Navigating Round-Abouts of Resident Choice (5 pages)

E8: Chronic Pain and the Role of the Medical Director (13 pages)

E9: Demystifying Challenging Behaviors in Dementia It’s All in Your Approach! (Repeat of D9) (11 pages)

E10: Stop, Starting It! Staff Edition (16 pages)

Breakout "F" (F1-F11) from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. 

F1: Transitions of Care: Blue Envelope Process (17 pages)

F2: Stop, Starting It! Staff Edition (Repeat of E10) (16 pages)

F3: Navigating Round-Abouts of Resident Choice (Repeat of E7) (5 pages)

F4: Navigating Boundaries, Resident Rights and Choice with Substitute Decision-Makers (Repeat of D7)

F5: Update on Legionnaires’ Disease in Wisconsin (26 pages)

F6: Building the Statewide Health Information Network (6 pages)

F7: Fatal Five Plus 1

F8: Fundamentals of Planning for Post-Disaster Recovery (Repeat of E3) (11 pages)

F9: Chronic Pain and the Role of the Medical Director (Repeat of E8) (13 pages)

F10: Vaccines are Not Just for Kids (23 pages)

F11: Missing in Action: Drug Diversion in Long-Term Care Settings (10 pages)

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