A significant barrier to effective services for all people with IDD/MI is the segregation and separation of systems. The Direct Support Professional has a critical role in helping the person navigate these system issues and connecting the individual to appropriate resources in the community. This lesson will explore how knowledge and advocacy can address barriers to services by placing individuals at the center of his or plan and decisions.
Gwendolyn Barnhart, PhD, Lakebay, WA.
This DVD is part of a series. See WBDSP18-2025DS.