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BALL PRESENTS AT KENTUCKY ASSOCIATION OF ADULT DAY CARE CENTERS CONFERENCE

Tammy Ball, LCSW is the coordinator of the Human Services program at Big Sandy Community and Technical College. Professor Tammy Ball, LCSW, coordinator of the Human Services program at Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC), was a presenter at the Kentucky Association of Adult Day Care Center conference in Louisville on Friday, September 12.

Balls presentation focused on the consideration of adult day care centers and their goals of enriching participants lives by building on their skills and strengths.

It is critical that family and caretakers of those who utilize adult day care centers understand that everyone is working towards the same goal a high quality of life for the patient, said Ball. My presentation was interactive and we established a meaningful dialogue that examined potential problem areas such as ethical issues.

The presentation ended with a game of Gerontology Jeopardy, which allowed participants to answer questions relating to the Geriatric Code of Ethics.

For more information on BSCTCs Human Services program, contact Ball at (606) 889-4787 or email tammy.ball@kctcs.edu.