Workshops: Developmental Disabilities

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Children's Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities

ID: 3034WEB

This webinar will focus on a variety of related topics, including: differential diagnosis of disability and mental illness, adapting treatment supports to better serve those with developmental disabilities, and integrating behavior intervention strategies with mental health treatment.

Fee: $60.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 3.00

Instructor: Philip Smith, PhD
Date: Thursday, October 15, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Zoom WEBINAR
Online Live Webinar, Online , NJ

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Community Services and Supports for Adults with Disabilities: Evolving Approaches

ID: 3025WEB

Over the past years, the approach utilized in supporting adults with developmental disabilities has been evolving and changing from an institution-based service delivery system to a community-based system of supports and services. This has also led to shifting of roles and responsibilities for the professionals, from one of organizing services to working with a person to determine what they want in their life. In this webinar, participants will be presented with an overview of these changes, the current approaches to planning, and their impact on the delivery system. Participants will be given the opportunity to apply these planning methods as they look for ways to assist adults with developmental disabilities to plan their futures.

Fee: $60.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 3.00

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Instructor: Colleen McLaughlin, MEd
Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Zoom WEBINAR
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Employment, Sexuality, and Other Trending Topics in Adulthood

ID: 3020WEB

The objective of this webinar is to provide an overview of critical issues relevant to adults with disabilities and those that support them. Participants will explore the concept of ableism and how it affects the lives of people with developmental disabilities, with a particular focus on employment and sexuality. Current policy issues and related advocacy movements will be discussed as well as information about how one can support adults with disabilities in ways that affirm and prioritize the personal agency of the individual.

Fee: $60.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 3.00

Instructor: Bethany Chase, LSW
Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Zoom WEBINAR
Online Live Webinar, Online , NJ

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Growing Old Together: Aging and Family Caregiving

ID: 3009WEB

This webinar explores the aging process as it impacts the functional ability and cognition of individuals with developmental disabilities. Particular attention will be paid to the cumulative impact of a shared aging trajectory between many adult children with developmental disabilities and their parents. Participants will be engaged in an interactive examination of current trends in health care, service systems, caregiver supports, and end-of-life issues particular to persons with developmental disabilities and their family members and caregivers.

Fee: $60.00
Continuing Ed. Hours (CEH): 3.00

Instructor: Margaret Gilbride, JD, CT
Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Zoom WEBINAR
Online Live Webinar, Online , NJ

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