Frontline Initiative Webinar: NADSP Looks Deeper: Choice, Direction, and Control

Description

A companion webinar to the Frontline Initiative issue titled, "Choice, Direction, and Control" PDF. Host John Raffaele, Director of Educational Services at NADSP and authors Desiree Loucks Baer and Matthew Hezzy Smith have a conversation about supported decision making, informed decision making and being person centered as a direct support professional. They discuss the limitations of guardianship and help direct support professionals understand the role that they play in the lives of people who may have guardians. They share insights and information about the importance of always presuming that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities deserve the most possible level of control over their destiny and self-determination.

Details

Date
2018 
Type
Webinar 
Edition
Volume 14, Number 2
Publisher
National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
Co-publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)
Collaborators
National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals

Topics

  • Community life
    • Consumer/self-directed services
      • Person-centered planning and practices
        • Self-advocacy and self-determination
        • Direct support workforce
          • Training