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May
5

Partnership in Person-Centered Planning

10am–12pm

Special Workshops

California Department of Developmental Services presents Partnership in Person-Centered Planning. 

The California Department of Developmental Services, in partnership with Support Development Associates, is offering a series of virtual trainings on person-centered thinking and practices.

These trainings will be held via webinar, will help assure that key stakeholders, including individuals and their families, providers, and regional center staff are knowledgeable of, and understand the principles and application of person-centered thinking, practices and service planning.

Partnership in Person-Centered Planning
This training will provide participants with information on different styles of person-centered planning while reviewing what the federal and state requirements are for planning. It will introduce tools that anyone can utilize to have better planning, including how to work in partnership with a support team to tie everything together into a useful plan.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Follow this link to register and participate in the live webinar at the specified date and time above: https://cal-dds.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eONUC3z9TBaY6MS1L-9YDA

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Follow this link to register and participate in the live webinar at the specified date and time above: https://cal-dds.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_o1KBRZr-QCaatuwDSh_4Tg

Anyone interested in learning about strategies for handling risk in a person-centered way is welcome to register and attend the training at no cost to training participants. Both trainings will be covering the same information, so participants should only register for one training to preserve seats for others. There is a capacity limit of 500 for each training, and all trainings will be recorded and posted to the DDS website. When registering, please provide any needed accommodations.

For questions about this training series or registration assistance, please e-mail brytnee@sdaus.com.

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Early Start Webinar Series - Telepractice Series, and Wellness, Mental Health, and Resilience Series

12pm–1:30pm

Special Workshops

DDS and California Early Start present the Early Start Webinar Series (December 2020 thru May 2021) to address the needs of Early Start during the coronavirus pandemic. This Webinar Series offers:

  • Telepractice Series which focuses on web-based strategies to support the development of infants and toddlers in Early Start.
  • Wellness, Mental Health, and Resilience Series which focuses on preventing, recognizing, and addressing stressors for children, families, and professionals.

Register now for the:

FOURTH Webinar in the Telepractice Series
Tele-intervention and Private Insurance: Guidance for Families
Thursday April 29, 2:30-4 p.m.

FIFTH Webinar in the Telepractice Series
Using Technology to Connect and Engage with Families
Wednesday May 5, 12-1:30 p.m.

FINAL Webinar in the Telepractice Series and Wellness, Mental Health, and Resilience Series
Early Intervention “Post COVID”: Navigating Blended Service Delivery and Maintaining Mental Wellness
Tuesday May 25, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

To learn more or to register, visit Early Start Online at https://www.cpeionline.net

  1. Login or create an account
  2. Enroll in a Webinar Series
  3. Sign up for individual webinars in the series as they become available

Early Start Personnel Development is a collaborative effort of the California Department of Developmental Services and California Department of Education, administered by WestEd Center for Prevention and Early Intervention (CPEI).

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Korean Parent Support Group

2pm–4pm

For Korean-speaking families of individuals with special needs of all ages and disabilities. [in Korean]

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De Mi Familia A Su Familia

3pm–5pm

Grupo para familias con ninos de todos edades con autismo. [en Espanol]

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