Choice Making for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) continue to face barriers to participating as equal members of society. They are often seen as unable to make choices or problem solve in their daily life. As a direct support professional, you have the opportunity to help teach these skills to the individuals you serve, and help them assert their thoughts, desires, and goals. This course provides you with an overview of teaching and supporting the choice-making process for people with IDD. You will also learn how to empower individuals to make choices, about different techniques for offering choice-making, and how to teach problem-solving skills to the people you support. This course is written for direct support professionals and frontline supervisors who support people with IDD.

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Course Description

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) continue to face barriers to participating as equal members of society. They are often seen as unable to make choices or problem solve in their daily life. As a direct support professional, you have the opportunity to help teach these skills to the individuals you serve, and help them assert their thoughts, desires, and goals. This course provides you with an overview of teaching and supporting the choice-making process for people with IDD. You will also learn how to empower individuals to make choices, about different techniques for offering choice-making, and how to teach problem-solving skills to the people you support. This course is written for direct support professionals and frontline supervisors who support people with IDD.

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