Partners in Lifelong Support Since 1966

Special Topics Training (Service Providers)

Caring and Competence: A Conference for Direct Support Professionals

This conference being held on December 2, will foster meaningful dialogue and exchange on the complexities involved in providing: (1) quality care, (2) compassionate understanding and championship, and (3) the passion that comes from fighting for the human and civil rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Legislative Advocacy Training

Do you own or operate a vendored regional center program? Are you tired of rate freezes and rate reductions? Would you like your rate to be increased 10 percent next year?

If you answered YES to any of these questions, please attend a special legislative advocacy training session that will help you educate your Sacramento representatives about the value your business adds to the community and their district, and the desperate need for a 10 percent rate increase in the FY15/16 budget for providers.

Meeting the Challenges of Dual Diagnosis

Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Seminar Series
Designed to help bridge the gap between the mental health and developmental disabilities systems. Top experts in the field of dual diagnosis will address assessment and treatment of clients with mental health and developmental disabilities including factors such as substance use and abuse, and involvement with law enforcement, compounded behavioral issues, residential and employment challenges that may complicate their care.

Professional Crisis Intervention Training

MABPRO®  Management of Assaultive Behavior (MAB) violence prevention and de-escalation program will cover the essential and trusted methods of crisis intervention which when utilized in the stages prior to any physical intervention or assault that personnel might be faced with, will in most cases, prevent the need for any physical intervention.

Residential Service Provider Orientation (RSPO)

This three-day course is designed to assist potential residential service providers and administrators in the Lanterman Regional Center service area and to satisfy the requirements of Title 17 regulations.