Symposium Handouts


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Keynote Speaker: Cynthia Geppert, M.D., MA, Ph.D., MPH, FAPM, DAAPMMD,

  • Beyond Cognition: Guardianship for Functional Incapacity

Functional Incapacity


  • The NM Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code-How the Mental Health Code Collides with Probate

Appointment of a Treatment Guardian

Rule 1-130 NMRA


Session Two Track 2 

Presented by Nancy Koenigsberg

New Mexico Adult Mental Health and

Developmental Disabilities Code

A PDF Document

Session Three Track 1

Presented by Jason Buckles

  •  Co-Occurring Psychiatric Diagnoses in People with Developmental and/or Intellectual Disabilities

Co-occuring MI and ID

Session Three Track 2

Presented by Tim Gardner and Miguel Chavez

  • Psychiatric Advance Directives

Alternatives to Guardianship


Mental Health Advance Directives (PAD)

Model 7/23/2015


Mental Health Treatment Decisions Act 2009


New Mexico Guardianship Association

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