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Transition Planning Training – 2016

A three part series for direct support professional’s to help meet the complex needs related to transition planning

This training will provide participants with knowledge and skills to better prepare individuals with a developmental disability and those who support them to move through these transitions with confidence and with the resources they need. The series will also include information on supporting a system of seamless planning and implementation, as well as unique issues for different transitions (e.g., youth to adult, adult to aging, environment changes).

Day 1: Youth Transitions


Transition Practices: Transitioning Out of High School
Young Adult Health Transitions – Primary Care, Community Resources and Care Planning
Transition Planning: You’re 18 and You have Rights


Day 2: Adult Transitions


Transition Planning in a Community Context: An Introduction to the CAIR Program
Sexuality, Relationships, Rights and Advocacy
Introduction to Person Directed Planning


Day 3: Aging Transitions


After 65, You Still Have Rights
Grief and Bereavement for Persons with Developmental Disabilities who are Aging
Developmental Disabilities, Aging, Supports & Resources


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