MAPA Session Information


February 02, 2023
MAPA in-person Session

Location: Episcopal Homes of Minnesota
              The Coventry Chapel at Cornelia House
              1840 University Ave. W
              Saint Paul, MN 55104

Time: 8:30am- 2:30pm Full day 4 CEUs
        Topic: "Make it So Dementia Doesn't Matter"
       Speaker: Mary Moses
       Objectives: Share learnings gleaned from working directly with  
                                      persons who are living with dementia
                       Experience a video that documents using Shakespeare, 
                                      poetry, and music to encourage creativity and 
                                      stimulates memory

       Topic: "Personality Disorders"
        Speaker: Chaplin Chris Wheatley
        Objective: Participants will understand the connection between 
                                     personality disorders and behaviors.
                       Participants will learn the polarities that underlie 
                                     evolutionary psychology.
                      Participants will gain familiarity with some common 
                                     personality disorders from the perspective of 
                                     routine interaction.

April 18, 2023

MAPA in-person Session


Ridges Care Center Chapel

Ebenezer Ridges

13820 Community Drive

Burnsville, MN 55337

Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm (half day 2 CEUs)

Speaker: Alison Young, Blissful Hiker


For Alison Young, the trail is like life, full of obstacles and oftentimes tough lessons, but also containing magical secrets that encourage a more fulfilled and grounded life.

Participants will journey with Alison through astounding images, video, and found-sound and experience how her stories enrich and inspire as well as learn the process by which she offers a safe space for residents to imagine and grow.

3:00pm MAPA Bord Meeting

July 18, 2023

MAPA in-person Session

Location: to be announced

Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm (half day 2 CEUs)

Speaker: to be announced

September 06, 2023
MAPA in-person Session

Location: to be announced
Time: 9:00am- 3:00pm (full day 4 CEUs)
Speakers: to be announced


More Educational Opportunities:

MNSWAP Fall Conference

Minnesota State Wide Activity Professionals 

May 12, 2023- Spring conference

October 11-13, 2023 - Fall conference

Go to MNSWAP website for updates:


Oops! This site has expired.

If you are the site owner, please renew your premium subscription or contact support.