ALCA - 2017 Southeast Chapter Conference


Embassy Suites by Hilton Greenville Downtown Riverplace
250 Riverplace, Greenville, South Carolina, 29601

Guests are welcome to call the hotel directly to make reservations or you can book online.

If you call the hotel directly (864.676.9090) please mention you are with the Aging Life Care Association in order to receive the group discount. The group rate is first-come, first-served and cannot be guaranteed after October 3rd.


ALCA SE Chapter has applied for 9.75 continuing education contact hours for the conference for the following:

Social Work – National Association of Social Work - SC Chapter
National Academy of Certified Care Managers (NACCM) Care Manager Certified (CMC)

Please indicate on your registration form which CE certificate(s) you require. You must include your license number for social work. You must sign the on-site attendance book daily to verify attendance.

Register Online Below, or you can mail in a registration form.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, November 2

12:00-2:30pm Registration Table Open
3:00-3:15pm Welcome & Opening Remarks
3:30-4:30pm Keynote Address: Social Engagement - A Critical Path to Aging Well

Presenter- Eric Schneidewind, JD, National President of AARP
4:30-4:45pm Break/Networking
4:45-5:45pm General Session: Isolation & Self-neglect in Elders- Joint Project with SC AARP and APS

Presenter- Kelly Cordell, MSW, Director of Adult Advocacy South Carolina Department of Social Services
6:00-7:30pm Member’s Reception

Friday, November 3

7:00-8:30am Registration Table Open- Complimentary breakfast
8:30-9:00am Welcome and Recognition of our Sponsors
9:00-10:30am General Session: Counseling Individuals and Families in Later Life

Presenter- Howard Winokuer, PhD, FT, The Winokuer Center for Counseling and Healing Charlotte, NC
10:30-10:45am Break/Networking
10:45-11:45am General Session: Cutting Through the Medicaid Maze for Long Term Care Benefits

Presenter- Chadwicke L. Groover, Elder Law Attorney, Upstate Elder Law, P.A Greenville, SC
12:00-2:00pm Lunch and Chapter Meeting with special presentation from Golden Years Moving and Authored Apparel
2:00-2:15pm Break/Networking
2:15-3:15pm General Session: Issues with Older Adults (Self Determination, Confidentiality, Boundaries, Privacy, Gifting, etc.)

Presenter- Cynthia Forrest, PhD, LMSW, Winthrop University
3:15 -3:30pm Break/Networking
3:30-4:30pm General Session: Building Brain Fitness

Presenter - Dr. Cheryl Dye, Clemson Institute on Engaged Aging
6:00pm Dine Arounds with Colleagues

Saturday, November 4

8:30-8:45am Welcome and Recognition of our Sponsors
8:45-9:45am General Session: Latest Research & Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease & Other Movement Disorders

Presenter- Dr. Kathleen Woschkolup, MD, Bon Secours Neurology Greenville, SC
9:45-10:00am Break/Networking
10:00-11:15am General Session: Being Mortal viewing of film and discussion

Facilitated by Mary Winstead, ACSW, LISW-CP, CMC and Cynthia Palmore, LMSW, CMC
11:15-11:30am Break/Networking
11:30-12:30am General Session: Parkinson’s Society Presentation - Living Intentionally

Presenter- Laryn Weaver, Author & Executive Director, Greenville Area Parkinson Society Greenville, SC
12:30-12:45pm Closing remarks and evaluations
11/2/2017 - 11/4/2017

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