Be a Fishing Rod for Your Adult Loved One with Disabilities
April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Presented by: Stacie Atkinson, Support Services Coordinator, JCS; Karen Holt, Support Services Coordinator, JCS; Tova Jaffee, Division of Rehabilitation Services Team Leader, JCS
In this conversation about how to embolden adults with disabilities toward independence and self-advocacy, parents, caregivers, and service providers will:
• Develop strategies to support their adult client/child towards independence
• Develop and enhance their skills in assisting their client/child in making decisions independently and advocating for oneself (right to self-determination)
• Assist their client/child with developing insight in promoting independence while maintaining healthy relationships
Social workers and other clinicians attending this program will receive 1.0 Category 1 CEUs.