On May 4, 2010, Sheryl A. Laughren will be a member of the faculty at the 2010 Michigan Assisted Living Associations (MALA) Annual Conference and Tradeshow. Ms. Laughren will be providing guidance to provider-employers in the following trainings: recruitment, applications, interviewing & hiring; selecting the best applicant and avoiding legal pitfalls (discrimination claims and other entanglements); and traits in effective counseling and discipline.