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Speeches
Speech/Presentation Date Topic Speaker(s)
IICLE 13th Annual Elder Law Short Course 12/05/17 - 12/06/17 Elder Law Short Course Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
Illinois Mental Health & The Law 2017 09-28/17 - 09/29/17 Mental Health Joseph T. Monahan, Amy E. Cullnan Orlando, Amy E. McCarthy
The PESI IL Reprise will be September 28 and 29, 2017 09-28/17 - 09/29/17 The PESI IL Reprise Joseph T. Monahan, Amy E. McCarty, and Amy E. Orlando
Ethics: Ethics and Risk Management in the New Era of Social Work 09-15/17 Ethics and Risk Management Joseph T. Monahan
Telehealth & Social Work: What You Need to Know Join NASW IL for a Comprehensive Workshop on Utilizing Technology in Your Practice 06/19/17 As increasing numbers of social workers want to use telehealth in their practice and employ technology to deliver services Joseph T. Monahan
Innovations in Mental Health Law 05/17/17 Learn how outpatient mental health commitment orders are being developed Joseph T. Monahan
Telehealth Law Forum Series Part 1 05/16/17 What does it take to build a successful telehealth program? Joseph T. Monahan
Adult Down Syndrome Center 03/19/17 Planning Through the Ages A. Margot Gordon
Joseph T. Monahan will present to NAELA on January 13, 2017 at their monthly teleconference. 01/13/17 National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA) 1/13/2017 Behavioral Disorders and the Elderly Client Joseph T. Monahan
Presentation to NAMI regarding Confidentiality on January 8, 2017 at the Oak Park Public Library. 01/08/17 National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 1/8/2017 HIPAA and Confidentiality Joseph T. Monahan
Hospitalization, the Justice System and Civil Commitment 6/17/16 Chicago Bar Association Mental Health System on Trial
National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants' Chicago Patient Advocacy Symposium on Navigating Confidentiality for the Healthcare Advocate 6/17/16 Tools for Improving the Patient Experience Joseph T. Monahan
The New Chapter of Dissolution of Marriage by a Guardian with Amy McCarty 5/23/16 Chicago Bar Association Warga v. Warga Amy McCarty
DOE Conference
Albuquerque
5/4/16 Ethical Issues in EAP Joseph T. Monahan
American Bar Association Critical Trial Skills for Legal Services Attorneys 3/3-5/16 Critical Trial Skills
NASW Illinois Chapter 2/17/16 Older Adults in Shanghai: Observations from a Chicago Social Work Delegation OR The Old People in Shanghai: Observations from a Chicago Social Work Delegation Joseph T. Monahan
ISBA Mental Health Law Section. 2/17/16 What's New in Mental Health Law Joseph T. Monahan
Hepzibath 2/16/16 Training Social Worker on the preparation for minor guardianship Joseph T. Monahan
PESI, Inc. 1/28/2016-1/29/2016 Illinois Elder Law Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
National Alliance on Mental Illness 1/17/2016 HIPAA and Confidentiality Joseph T. Monahan
National Association of Social Workers - Webinar 11/17/2015 I Received a Subpoena; What Should I Do? Joseph T. Monahan
IICLE 11th Annual Elder Law Short Course 11/12/2015-11/13/2105 Capacity and Guardianship and Mental Health Commitment Joseph T. Monahan  and Amy E. McCarty
Hephzibah 10/9/15 Juvenile Court Training for Foster Parents Joseph T. Monahan
PESI, Inc. 9/24/2015-9/25/2015 Illinois Mental Health and the Law Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. Orlando
The Chicago Bar Association, Mental Health and Disability Law 6/16/15 Obtaining Social Security Benefits for Persons with Mental Disability Carla D. Fiessinger
LAF 5/14/15 Mental Health and Developmental Confidentiality Act John W. Whitcomb
Oak Park Temple  4/30/15 Legal Perspectives for End of Life Decisions: Making Sure your Wishes are Honored
American Hospital Association  4/23/15 Elder Law Joseph T. Monahan
ISBA  4/10/15 Confidentiality and Representing Persons Alleged to have a Diagnosed Mental Illness Joseph T. Monahan
Guest Lecturer - John Marshall Law School  4/3/15 End of Life Decision-Making  Joseph T. Monahan
The Carle Foundation - Webinar  3/26/15 FOID Joseph T. Monahan
Aperion Care Corporate Training 2/23/15 Informed Consent, Powers of Attorney and Guardianship Amy E. McCarty
IICLE 2/20/15 Medical School for Elder Law Attorneys: Geriatric Psychiatry Joseph T. Monahan
Health Ed/PESI, Inc. Illinois Elder Law 2015 1/22/2015-1/23/2015 Adult Protective Services/Remedies and Nursing Home Resident's Rights Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
Young Onset Parkinson's Disease Support Group 11/17/14 Social Security and Other Public Benefits from a Parkinson's Perspective
IICLE - 10 th Annual Elder Law Short Course  11/6/14 Mental Health Law Joseph T. Monahan
PESI, Inc. 10/30/2014-10/31/2014 Illinois Mental Health and the Law Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. Orlando
Health Ed Illinois Mental Health and the Law 10/30/2014-10/31/2014 Practical and Legal Options for Persons Diagnosed with Mental Illness Amy E. McCarty
Equip for Equality Legal Aid Advocates Conference 10/16/14 Different Perspectives in Adult Guardianships Joseph T. Monahan
Different Perspectives in Adult Guardianship Cases with Joseph Monahan 10/14/14 Illinois Legal Aid Advocates Conference Joseph T. Monahan
National Association of Social Workers (NASW) 8/14/14 FOID Mental Health Reporting Joseph T. Monahan
The Chicago Bar Association 4/30/14 Mental Health in the Criminal Justice System Amy E. Orlando
National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) 4/13/14 Guardianship: Persons with a Mental Illness Joseph T. Monahan
DePaul Law Review Symposium 3/21/14 Changes in Confidentiality of Mental Health Records Joseph T. Monahan
Child Welfare Agency 2/11/14 Ethics and Mental Health Joseph T. Monahan
Health Ed/PESI, Inc. Illinois Elder Law 2014 1/17/14 Adult Protective Services/Remedies & Nursing Home Resident's Rights Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
SSWLCH - Illinois Chapter  1/1/14 Adult Protective Services & Nursing Home Resident Rights and Informed Consent, Substitute Decision Making and Advance Directives Joseph T. Monahan
NITA/Chicago Bar Foundation 2014 Deposition Training John W. Whitcomb
HEALTH ED/PESI, Inc. Illinois Elder Law 9/26/13 Practical and Legal Options for Persons Diagnosed with Mental Illness Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
HEALTH ED/Illinois Juvenile Law 1/25/13 Illinois Children's Mental Health and the Law Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
PESI, Inc./HealthEd 2013-2014 Illinois Mental Health and the Law Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
The Chicago Bar Association Continuing Legal Education 11/8/12 Citations to Discover and Recover Assets and Related Probate Issues, Probate Practice Part 1 Amy E. McCarty
HEALTH ED Illinois Juvenile Law 10/12/12 Illinois Children's Mental Health and the Law Amy E. McCarty
Josselyn Center for Mental Health 9/10/12 Mental Health, Confidentiality and the Practice of Social Work Amy E. McCarty
The Chicago Bar Association 5/30/12 Guardianship 101 Carla D. Fiessinger
The Chicago Bar Association, Elder Law Committee 5/8/12 The Financial Aspect of Aging: How to Counsel Your Client on Asset Management and Recovery Under Powers of Attorney and Guardianship Carla D. Fiessinger
Judge Banks Seminar 3/23/12 Citations to Discover and Recover Assets, Elder Law Practice in the Circuit Court of Cook County: The New Elder Law and Miscellaneous Remedies Division of the Circuit Court Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
HEALTH ED Illinois Elder Law 1/27/12 Elder Abuse/Remedies and Nursing Home Resident's Rights Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
HEALTH ED Illinois Elder Law 9/23/11 Elder Abuse/Remedies and Nursing Home Resident's Rights Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
HEALTH ED Illinois Elder Law 1/21/11 Elder Abuse/Remedies and Nursing Home Resident's Rights Amy E. McCarty
Illinois Legal Aid Conference 2011 Who Is Your Client? Joseph T. Monahan and John W. Whitcomb
The Chicago Bar Association, Probate Practice Committee 11/10/10 Probate Practice Seminar Part 1 Carla D. Fiessinger
National Guardianship Association National Colloquium on Guardianship 4/23/10 The Limitations of a Legal Guardian: Immigrants and John Doe Cases Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
The Chicago Bar Association, Probate Planning Potpourri 11/19/09 The Role of the Guardian ad Litem Carla D. Fiessinger
Resurrection Health Care 4/22/09 Child and Elder Abuse Reporting Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
Chicagoland Healthcare Risk Management Society's (CHRMS) Law Day Program 11/7/08 Healthcare Risk Management Joseph T. Monahan and Amy E. McCarty
Illinois Department of Public Health 2008 Sexuality & the Nature of Consent John W. Whitcomb
Northwestern Memorial Hospital 6/8/07 Guardianship for Disabled Adults Amy E. McCarty
The John Marshall Law School 11/29/06 Elder Law Panel Amy E. McCarty
Department of Human Services 2006-2008 Guardianship, Advance Directives, and Illinois Mental Health Code John W. Whitcomb
Governor's Conference on Aging 2006 Guardianship John W. Whitcomb
Regency Healthcare 5/19/05 Guardianship and Advocacy: Ethical and Legal Issues in Healthcare Amy E. McCarty
Benedictine University  2000-2014  Legal Issues and the Elderly Joseph T. Monahan
Publications
Title Date Section Author
Mental Health Issues 2014 and 2015 Chapter 28, Mental Health Issues, Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, 3rd, Vol. 22 (Illinois Practice Series), 2014 and 2015 Supplement Joseph T. Monahan
Mental Health Issues 2014 and 2015 Chapter 28, Mental Health Issues, Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, 3rd, Vol. 22 (Illinois Practice Series), 2014 and 2015 Supplement Amy E. Orlando
Guardianship for Disabled Adults, Advance Directives, and Mental Health Law 2014 IICLE Practice Handbook, 2014 Supplement Amy E. Orlando
Planning for Exempt Assets 2014 Chapter 7, Asset Protection Planning, IICLE, 2014 A. Margot Gordon
Mental Health Issues 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 §§ 28:7 to 28:27, Chapter 28, Mental Health Issues, Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, 3rd, Vol. 22 (Illinois Practice Series), 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Supplement Elizabeth A. Lawhorn
Estate Planning in Illinois Guardianships 2012 IICLE, 2012 A. Margot Gordon 
Should your client consider a change of residency to avoid state estate taxes ? 2012 ISBA Newsletter, February, 2012 A. Margot Gordon 
Powers and Duties of a Guardian of the Person: Guardianship for Disabled Adults, Advance Directives, and Mental Health Law 2011 Chapter 3, IICLE, 2011 Joseph T. Monahan and Elizabeth A. Lawhorn
Custodial Claims: Compensation for Family Caregivers 2010 Illinois Bar Journal, May 2010 A. Margot Gordon 
Life Sustaining Treatment and the Law: The Evolution of Informed Consent, Advance Directives and Surrogate Decision Making 2010 Written for the Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy Annals of Health Law, Vol. 19, Issue 1, Special Edition 2010, 107-113 Joseph T. Monahan and Elizabeth A. Lawhorn
Elder Abuse: Legal Definitions and Mandatory Reporting of Elder Abuse 2009 Written for the Social Work Networker published by the NASW Illinois Chapter, May 1, 2009 Joseph T. Monahan and Linda Bryceland
Legal Issues Affecting Elderly Clients: Medicare and Medicaid for the Elderly 2009 Written for the Social Work Networker published by the NASW Illinois Chapter, October 1, 2009 Joseph T. Monahan and Linda A. Bryceland
Legal Issues Affecting Elderly Clients – Incompetent Elderly Clients: Powers of Attorney and Guardianship 2009 Written for the Social Work Networker published by the NASW Illinois Chapter, August 1, 2009 Joseph T. Monahan and Linda A. Bryceland
Mental Health Issues 2008 §§ 28:7 to 28:27, Chapter 28, Mental Health Issues, Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, 3rd, Vol. 22 (Illinois Practice Series), 2008 Joseph T. Monahan
Mental Health Issues 2008 §§ 28:7 to 28:27, Chapter 28, Mental Health Issues, Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, 3rd, Vol. 22, (Illinois Practice Series), 2008 Amy E. McCarty
Special Needs Trusts 2008 Structured Settlements Chapter, IICLE, 2008
Minimizing Taxes in Illinois Minor Guardianship Estates 2007 CBA Record, January 2007 A. Margot Gordon 
The Role of Corporate Fiduciaries in Estate Planning for Disabled Adults 2007 CBA Record, January 2007 A. Margot Gordon 
Confidentiality of Mental Health Records Law of Medical Practice in Illinois, (Illinois Practice Series) Elizabeth A. Lawhorn
Medicaid Planning for the Disabled: The Use of OBRA '93 Pay Back Trusts 1998 Illinois Bar Journal, 1998 A. Margot Gordon
Environmental Ethics and Political Ethics Go Hand in Hand 1991 Tulane Law School, 1991 John W. Whitcomb 
The Effect of Domestic Violence on Unemployment Compensation 1988 The Women's Advocate, 9:5, 1988 John W. Whitcomb