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2021 Summer Workshop-How To Meet The Highest Activity Professionals Standards of Practice

Activity Directors of Greater San Diego hosting Annual ADGSD Summer Workshop.


Our Summer Workshop is just around the corner.

We have extended the Registration deadline.

Your registration includes lunch provided by The Silvergate at no additional cost.

Please register below.


Saturday, August 21. 2021

The Silvergate Rancho Bernardo

16061 Avenida Venusto

San Diego, CA 92128

8:30 AM - 3:45 PM

5 CEU's Offered!

APNCC #858




If you are paying at the door, you still need to register or call Trixie immediately to ensure accurate headcount as lunch is provided for all workshop attendees.


Print and mail registration form to

Trixie Prince, 1542 Jeffery Avenue

Escondido, CA 92027

ADGSD 2021 Workshop
Download PDF • 738KB




Questions Call

Trixie Prince: 760-390-1148 Registration & Payment

Rachel Robinson: 619-287-2920 Membership


All guests entering Silvergate Rancho Bernardo MUST show their proof of COVID vaccination or have a negative COVID test in the past 72 hours.

This applies to all vendors and contractors entering the community.

This has now become a requirement from the Community Care Licensing Department.

If you do not have your vaccine card or a negative COVID result, you will not be able to enter the community.

Please continue to keep yourself safe and we highly recommend to wear your mask when moving about , and especially whether you have been fully vaccinated or not.


Door Prizes! Special Raffle Drawings!**


8:30 AM Registration

Coffee and light refreshments provided.

9 -10 AM

How to run an Effective Resident Council in ALL levels of care (1 Hr.)

Trixie Prince

Activity Director, ADC

Educating you and your Residents regarding their Resident Rights, Resident Council Regulatory Guidelines for all levels of care, Resident Council Outline, By Laws samples and Ballot, Policy and Procedures to meet today’s Resident Council’s standards. Advice and problem-solving tips for common concerns and issues. 1 CEU

10:15 -11:15 AM

Becoming a Board-Certified Activity Director (1 Hr.)

Joan Flannigan


As an Activity Professional, the future is Now! Take advantage of this opportunity to achieve the Professions highest recognize Board Certification as a Professional. An introduction of the Activity Professionals National Credentialing Centers (APNCC) history as the Industry’s Mark of Excellence recognized by CMS. A review of the Board Certifications Qualification, Paths, Competency Requirement, Resources to achieve the industry’s highest level of Competency as a Board Certified Activity Professional. An important point is all: Doctors, Lawyers, Teaches, Nurses, and Administrators are all required to meet their professions Board Certification Competency requirements to work in their Profession. 1 CEU

**Special Raffle Drawing to Win $100 towards Board-Certified Exam & Study Workbook

12:30 - 2 PM

The Glenner GRACE™ Model for Dementia Care (1.5 Hr.)

Dr. Mindy Baker

PHD, Director of Education George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Family Centers, Inc.

Description: The Glenner GRACE™ Model for Dementia Care has as its foundation the belief that when we show grace to others, we create a culture that others want to be part of. We think the best of others and we try to see things from their perspective. Glenner GRACE™ is also an acronym to help us learn and remember how to practically connect with our fellow team members and persons with dementia through; Greetings/Gestures, Respect, Attention, Communication, and Encouragement/Empowerment. We will demonstrate how this tool facilitates the successful engagement of persons with dementia in meaningful individual, family, or group activities. Introducing the Glenner GRACE™ Model for Dementia Care to engage individuals, family, and groups in activities. 1.5 CEU’S

2:15 - 3:45 PM

Cardio Drumming (1.5 Hr.)

Minnie Groel

Certified Activity Director, RCFE, Certified Drum Circle Leader

Cardio drumming help ease anxiety, promote relaxation, boost the immune system, promote a stress-free environment and promote spiritual/physical healing for your residents. Resources for affordable supplies, music selection and no-fail step-by-step instructions will be provided. 1.5 CEU’S

**Special Raffle Drawing to Win $25 Amazon Gift Card towards Drumming Supplies


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