The PRACTICAL Tool: A Person-Centered Approach to Guardianship Assessment

Event Description

Sponsored by the RCBA Trusts & Estates Section

Deadline to Register: December 10, 2019*


The PRACTICAL Tool was developed by the American Bar Association, with assistance from the National Resource Center for Supported Decision-Making. Developed for lawyers, it is can also be applied in any situation where a person is contemplating guardianship for another person. 

Explore the tension Guardianship/Conservatorship presents between helpful tool and infringement on civil right, and how the PRACTICAL can aid in identifying and facilitating less restrictive alternatives to guardianship.

Registration and lunch will begin at 11:30 am, the CLE program will run from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Lunch is included in your registration.

LUNCH: We will provide a selection of sandwiches. For dietary restrictions or a vegetarian lunch, choose the appropriate selection on the registration screen.
PAYMENT OPTIONS:   Credit card payment preferred. To register, click the Register button to the right. To register and pay later, send an email to or call 651-222-0846. Feel free to mail this form with your registration, if you prefer.


Anita Raymond | LISW, CMC, Program Manager, Volunteers of America - Minnesota

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credits Approved  | Event Code: 279661

Sposored by:



RCBA Members: $15   
Non-RCBA Member:  $30.00 

Getting there:

The First National Bank Building Conference Center Training Room is on the street level, just inside the building entrance at the corner of Fifth and Minnesota Streets in downtown St. Paul. The building address is 332 Minnesota Street.

Remote Participation:  

Remote participation will be available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed to you the week day prior to the CLE.


*After online registration closes, you can register by sending an email to or call 651-222-0846
Need to cancel? Cancellations are accepted until midnight, two days before the CLE. To cancel, send an email to or call 651-222-0846
Questions? Contact Thea Anderson  | 651-222-0846

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Conference Center Training Room / First National Bank Building Saint Paul, MN United States