Supporting Parents with Intellectual and other Learning Disabilities
Registration/Check-In: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Training: 9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Lunch: 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Supporting parents with disabilities requires an understanding of child welfare policies and history of the treatment of people with disabilities. Participants will be involved in discussions and large and small group activities to learn how to best support the differing needs of parents who have intellectual and other disabilities. Community resources and best practices with families will be discussed.
Associate Director for Research
Wayne State University Developmental Disabilities Institute