Description

A series covering the issues important to direct support professionals and supervisors who support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and other disabilities in a variety of community settings. Each feature issue contains resources, perspectives, and strategies to advance the profession of direct support.

Details

Date
7/6/2021
In publication since Fall 1996
Type
Newsletter 
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

Products

  • Frontline Initiative: DSPs Respond to Crisis
  • Frontline Initiative: Making a Career in Direct Support
  • Frontline Initiative: Supporting Healthy Relationships
  • Frontline Initiative: Self-Care for DSPs
  • Frontline Initiative: The Changing Roles of the Direct Support Professional
  • Frontline Initiative: Choice, Direction, and Control
  • Frontline Initiative: Person-Centered Practices
  • Frontline Initiative: Trauma-Informed Care
  • Frontline Initiative: Social Capital
  • Frontline Initiative: DSP Recognition
  • Frontline Initiative: Dual Diagnosis
  • Frontline Initiative: Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Frontline Initiative: Later Life Supports
  • Frontline Initiative: Healthcare
  • Frontline Initiative: Code of Ethics
  • Frontline Initiative: Working with Families
  • Frontline Initiative: DSPs and Technology
  • Frontline Initiative: Employment Supports
  • Frontline Initiative: State Chapter Development
  • Frontline Initiative: Spirituality
  • Frontline Initiative: DSP Recognition
  • Frontline Initiative: Credentialing
  • Frontline Initiative: Workforce Development
  • Frontline Initiative: DSP Perspectives
  • Frontline Initiative: Supporting and Networking with Families
  • Frontline Initiative: Aging
  • Frontline Initiative: Documentation
  • Frontline Initiative: Coping with Disaster
  • Frontline Initiative: Legislative Advocacy
  • Frontline Initiative: Changing Roles
  • Frontline Initiative: Ethics
  • Frontline Initiative: Teamwork
  • Frontline Initiative: Credentialing
  • Frontline Initiative: Diversity
  • Frontline Initiative: Tribute to John F. Kennedy, Jr.
  • Frontline Initiative: Complex Needs
  • Frontline Initiative: Self-Determination
  • Frontline Initiative: International Issue
  • Frontline Initiative: Professionalism
  • Frontline Initiative: Stress and Burnout
  • Frontline Initiative: Communication
  • Frontline Initiative: Change
  • Frontline Initiative: Training
  • Frontline Initiative: Relationships
  • Frontline Initiative: Premier Issue
  • Topics

    • Direct support workforce
      • Human resources and management
        • Retention and recruitment
          • Supervision and mentoring
            • Training
              • Workforce development strategies