Supporting Everyday Lives for People with Disabilities

Green Clock Hours: 2.50

Supporting people with disabilities to live full, meaningful lives with informed choices was not always honored in the institutionalized thinking of the past. This course will review how Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) can better empower people with disabilities in making meaningful choices. It will also provide some practical skills DSPs can implement for day-to-day interactions for people with disabilities, as well as some tools to help DSPs foster meaningful choices for the people they support. This course will provide theoretical concepts, specific skills, and knowledge of legislation that protects the civil liberties of people with disabilities. This course is interactive and will test the learner’s knowledge throughout the course.

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Course Description

Supporting people with disabilities to live full, meaningful lives with informed choices was not always honored in the institutionalized thinking of the past. This course will review how Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) can better empower people with disabilities in making meaningful choices. It will also provide some practical skills DSPs can implement for day-to-day interactions for people with disabilities, as well as some tools to help DSPs foster meaningful choices for the people they support. This course will provide theoretical concepts, specific skills, and knowledge of legislation that protects the civil liberties of people with disabilities. This course is interactive and will test the learner’s knowledge throughout the course.

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