Senior Summit Professional Conference

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Single Ticket: $95.00
Sponsorships Available
6.5 CEUs/CLEs pending for:

  • LSW/LISW/SWA (CSWMFT #: RSX069601)

  • Nurses ​(via reciprocity with the CSWMFT board)



The year's most anticipated event is back! 

This year's topics and speakers promise to be better than ever. Register early to reserve your seat.      


  • Elder Justice
       Chris Dubble, Director of National Adult Protective Services Training Center

  • Capacity Vs. Competency 
       Sylvia Pla-Raith, Deputy Administrator Community Programs, Division of Senior & Adult Services, Cuyahoga County HHS

  • Unite Us Summit County
       Speakers TBD

  • Loneliness and Isolation
       Dr. Susana Bowling, M.D., Medical Director, Summa Health Neuroscience Institute

  • Aging Well and IDD
       Lynnette Klejka, Assistant Director, Community Supports & Development, Summit Co. DD

Breakout sessions (participants will choose one to attend)

  • Practical Ethics in Elder Justice
       Chris Dubble, Director of National Adult Protective Services Training Center
  • Age-Friendly for Business
       Shannon Seigferth, President & CEO, Better Business Bureau Akron
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
       Lynn Hermensky, Provider Relations Manager, Hospital of the Western Reserve




Class sizes are limited, so register early.  Classes with low registrations may be canceled.  If the class is canceled or moved, participants will be contacted via email at least 24 hours in advance.

Classes start and end on time.  To ensure a quality experience for all, please arrive (in-person) or log in (virtual) at least 15 minutes prior to the class start time.  CEU credits will be adjusted 0.25 credit hours for every 15 minutes not in attendance; adjusted certificates will be emailed to participants within 3 business days after the training.  Hard copies of certificates will be mailed upon request.

It is difficult to control room temperature to everyone's comfort level.  We suggest you dress in layers that can be adaptable to warm and cool temperatures.