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Mental Health Approaches to Intellectual/Developmental Disability: A Resource for Trainers - 2nd Edition
The original Mental Health Approaches to Intellectual/Developmental Disability: A Resource for Trainers, published in 2015 was a landmark contribution to the field of support for persons with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDD) and mental health concerns.
The second edition of Mental Health Approaches to Intellectual/Developmental Disability: A Resource for Trainers has been updated based on current trends, up-to-date best practices and clinical research.
This resource can be used by a myriad of different professionals and care providers for a variety of different purposes, including:
- To train others for professional development (train-the-trainer model)
- As a resource for individual study
- As a reference guide
Proper support of mental wellness among persons with IDD requires a significant body of information and knowledge, and the authors of this resource are happy to offer it as a means for educating professionals and care providers. This resource is designed to be used with a variety of audiences, including Direct Support Professionals and the full spectrum of behavioral healthcare professionals. The resource is organized into modules, within which materials are presented in Microsoft PowerPoint slides and speaker notes. For professionals seeking more extensive information, references have been provided at the end of each module.
This resource includes digital links to the materials covered in this book, including PowerPoint slides from each module for use in training this material. The manual is printed in black and white, but the digital version is in full color.