Webinar-Teaching Skills and Wellness Approaches for People with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities


Teaching Skills and Wellness Approaches for People with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities

PRESENTER:

Daniel Baker, PhD. 
NADD-CC
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Boggs Center Rutgers RWJMS

TARGET AUDIENCE: DD and APD Behavior Specialists/ Consultants, Mental Health Providers, CDDP Service Coordinators, Brokerage Support Services Personal Agents

SESSION 1:  Teaching Skills to People with Significant Learning Challenges
Participants will be able to:
  • define best practices in instruction
  • use different prompting methods
  • design instruction

SESSION 2: Sunny Side Up: Wellness Approaches to Behavior Intervention for People with I/DD
Participants will be able to:
  • define mental wellness
  • identify different wellness-based interventions
  • connect a lack of wellness to occurrence of problem behaviors