Additional Information

Access Information

The Conference has accessible meeting space. Sign language interpreters and documents in alternate formats will be available upon request. The Conference will provide limited personal care attendant services. Participants requiring substantial assistance are asked to secure their own attendants. See registration form for pricing.

Click here to learn more about what accommodations are available.

This Conference is Fragrance Free!

Conference participants should keep in mind that some colleagues have chemical sensitivities to such things as scented personal care products and smoke. All would appreciate your thoughtful consideration. Smoking is prohibited.

Workshop Arrival

All participants are requested to arrive at all sessions at the start times to keep this conference on schedule.

Medical Emergency Policy

It is important that all attendees have a plan in case of an unexpected medical emergency, including:

  • The names and phone numbers of persons to be notified
  • Physician names and phone numbers
  • Hospital preference
  • Medical history
  • Health insurance card(s)
  • List of prescription medications

The Conference will abide by the Medical Emergency Policy of the Westin Hotel. The Council does not have the expertise or means to transport people to the hospital or other medical facilities. In the event of a medical emergency, the person will be given a choice of what services they require, where they want to be taken and by whom they want to be treated.

In the event the person is:

  • Not conscious,
  • Unable to make a decision, or
  • Does not have a person to represent them regarding medical decisions,

the Hotel security and local emergency personnel (911) will be contacted.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

You can earn up to 13 (estimated) Social Work CEUs. Continuing Legal Education Units have been applied for selected workshops indicated in the conference program, but have not yet been approved. Review the conference program for qualifying credit. Please visit the registration desk to pick up your Social Work CEU certificate(s) or to request CLE credit(s).

Continuing Legal Education Credits (CLE)

Pending approval, CLE credits will be offered for qualifying workshops.

Exhibitors and Door Prizes

Be sure to visit our exhibitors for a chance to win a door prize! Drawings for door prizes will be conducted during lunch on Monday