Frontline Initiative: The Changing Roles of the Direct Support Professional

Description

A newsletter issue recognizing the changing role of the Direct Support Professional (DSP). This issue highlights public policies that can support the changing role of DSPs, and ways they support brighter futures. It focuses on the successes of self-advocates, DSPs, and others who have taken and are taking action to improve quality of life for those they support through implementing person-centered practices and advocating for needed change.

Details

Date
2018 
Type
Newsletter 
Edition
Volume 15, Number 1
Publisher
National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
Co-publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)

Topics

  • Community life
    • Person-centered planning and practices
      • Self-advocacy and self-determination
      • Direct support workforce
        • Workforce development strategies