Active Support: People Fully Engaged in Life

Description

A DVD providing an overview of Active Support -- how it is implemented and the kind of training involved to make it successful. Active Support is an organizational intervention that enables Direct Support Professionals in community settings to effectively support the engagement of persons with intellectual or developmental disabilities (ID/DD) throughout their day and in their communities. The DVD includes a long version (24:12) and short version (5:30) of the program. Both programs are closed captioned.

Details

Date
2014 
Type
Video 
Publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)
Collaborators
Deakin University [Australia]
University of Sydney [Australia]

Topics

  • Community life
    • Community supports and services
      • Social inclusion
      • Direct support workforce
        • Supervision and mentoring
          • Training
          • Housing and residential services
            • Community group residential
            • Specific disability
              • Intellectual/developmental disability (IDD)
              • Specific life stage
                • Adolescents and young adults
                  • Adults
                    • Seniors