OTAC's training professionals are well-versed and experienced in areas of study that are critical to providing quality support to others in a way that allows them to reach their full potential. We are here to share with you the knowledge and skills you need to support people at home, at work, and in the community.  

Person Centered Practices

Person-centered Practices and approaches are the foundation of all programs and services. We have two Person-centered Thinking Trainers on staff, including the only Mentor Trainer in Oregon.  

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LifeCourse is a new framework originally developed by families, for families. In partnership with the Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities, OTAC is on the forefront of bringing these exciting new tools to Oregon!   

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Positive Behavior Support

Positive Behavior Support is the cornerstone of practice for addressing challenging behaviors. OTAC's Behavior Consultants are experienced in working with families and coaching support providers to improve positive outcomes and increase community participation.    

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Supported Employment

Employment training is not just for employment providers but is for anyone who supports a person. Understanding the varied approaches, jobs, and methods to employment and employment services, is the key to integrated employment success for people with disabilities.    

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Autism Spectrum Disorder

OTAC's trainers have developed a variety of training options to address challenges that are specific to supporting someone experiencing Autism. Remember to check our training calendar for the next hands on workshop and visit our Resources page.

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Organizational Planning

Group Facilitation

Group facilitation can take many forms and can be a critical tool for planning a project or the future of an organization or an individual. Our skilled facilitators are here to guide your team through a successful and meaningful process.    

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