MAPA's mission is to provide educational opportunities for the continued growth of the professionals it serves. We are region 6 of our state organization, Minnesota Statewide Activity Professionals (MN SWAP).
Wednesday, March 18, 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Folkestone Assisted Living
100 Promenade Ave
Wayzata, MN 55391
(Meeting in auditorium)
8:30AM – 9:00AM: Morning Registration & Networking
9:00AM - 11:00AM: Morning Session 2 CEU’s
Twyla Misselhorn, MA, CTRS
Topic 1: 9AM-10AM:
Domestic Violence & Its Implications for Therapeutic Recreation Professionals
· Learn about the “cycle of violence” and how it impacts individuals with and without disabilities.
· Learn ways T.R. professionals can impact the cycle of abuse
Topic 2: 10AM-11AM:
Using Disability Humor as an Educational Tool in Therapeutic Recreation Programming
· This session will define and address the benefits of Disability Humor and how Disability Humor can be used to educate both persons with and without disabilities.
11:00-11:30: General Membership Meeting
11:30 – 12:30: Break for Lunch* – (of member’s choice) Suggestions for lunch options will be communicated at the meeting and networking with colleagues over lunch is encouraged
12:30PM – 1:00PM: Afternoon Registration & Networking
1:00PM - 3:00PM: Afternoon Session 2 CEU’s
Speaker Jaclyn Schroeder, CAP
Event Planning Basics: Fundraising and Friendraising to Support Therapeutic Recreation Programs in Non-Profit Settings.
· Introduction to fundraising basics for non-fundraising staff.
· How to use special events to generate revenue and attract volunteers.
· Session is ideal for employees or volunteers of nonprofit organizations who are responsible for generating revenue to support programs, and who have interaction with event volunteers on a regular basis.
TUESDAY, JUNE 2nd, 2015
Location: Woodbury Estates Assisted Living
2825 Woodlane Dr.
Woodbury, MN. 55125
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Location: Minnesota Masonic Home
11501 Masonic Home Drive
Bloomington, MN 55437
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Location: The Waters of Edina
6300 Colonial Way
Edina, MN 55436