Conference Handouts:

2021 LADA 

Virtual Conference Flyer 

Get to Know Your Speakers for the 2021 Conference:

Jim Day – Completed three years of training to become certified as a Validation Teacher in 2007, while working as Chaplain for Country Meadows, Lancaster, PA. For three years, he operated James Day Seminars, teaching the Validation method of dementia care in Pennsylvania, and in Michigan, as well as through a computer-based webinar with students across the country. To date he has 30 years of public speaking experience.

Alexa Drubay – is a Laughter Yoga Master Trainer (MT) and a Laughter Ambassador, who trained at Laughter Yoga International in India with the founder of Laughter Yoga, former physician Dr. Madan Kataria. Alexa leads sessions, workshops and retreats for all types of groups from young students to older adults. She laughs with health care professionals, brings laughter well-being to the corporate world and to all manner of public and private groups. She is a Laughter Coach & Mentor.

Sarah Krick, LSW – Sarah Krick is a Licensed Social Worker and is a therapist at Behavioral Healthcare Consultants, P.C. in Lancaster. She provides outpatient individual therapy to adolescents and adults with a variety of concerns including: depression, anxiety, substance use, trauma, adjustment, grief and loss. She utilizes therapeutic models including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Systems perspective, and Relational approach.

She received her Bachelor degree in Social Work from Messiah University in Mechanicsburg PA, and went on to get her Master in Social Work at University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She began working at a methadone clinic in South Philadelphia as a therapist. This is where she began to work with trauma and grief/loss almost on a daily basis. Sarah continues to work with clients who have experienced loss in their lives and is looking forward to sharing her experience, including helpful ways to support your patients and how to care for yourself while caring for others. 

Lancaster Activities Directors Association

Additional Conference Information:

Seminar Cost Details:

LADA Member Fee ~
- One Day Attendance (4 CE’s) – $30
- Full Conference/Both Days (8 CE’s) – $50

Non-Member Fee ~
- One Day Attendance (4 CE’s) – $40
- Full Conference/Both Days (8 CE’s) – $70

Registration is not yet open. We will be posting and sending out a new flyer shortly!

Hope to "see" you there!

When it is time to register,

Make checks payable to LADA.

Mail to:

PO Box 104
Manheim, PA 17545

*Please note: There will be no refunds, but registration is transferable*

Mark your calendar!


Our LADA Annual Conference for 2021

will be virtual this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic...

Join us for our Virtual Conference this year!
What:            LADA Annual Conference

When:           Friday, May 21st from 11am-4pm
                       Friday, May 28th from 11am-4pm

** Check out the Conference Flyer for the tentative line-up **

Full Conference Attendance will offer 8 CE’s
(applied for through NCCAP)

*Please Note: Conference line-up pending approval from NCCAP.
Upon approval, we will be sending out an updated flyer with the official registration information for you to fill out and return!

​Please be aware, due to the nature of this virtual conference, we plan to implement 3 phases of attendee verification in order for you to receive any CE Certificates.

We tell you this ahead of time so that you can plan accordingly!

To receive your CE’s, you will need to:

  1. Register for the respective sessions,
  2. “Sign In” via the Zoom chat during the session(s),
  3. Complete and submit a questionnaire upon completion of conference attendance.

If you have any questions regarding the seminar, please contact:
Teresa Good, CTRS, LADA President at