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Self-Determination Facilitator Training

Hosted by Lanterman and presented by the SCDD Los Angeles Office, this training is open to anyone interested in becoming a self-determination facilitator, including self-advocates, professionals and parents.

Learn the skills you need to be an effective facilitator, including:

  • Philosophy and practice of self-determination
  • Person-centered planning
  • Matching services to individuals
  • Roles of a Facilitator
  • Other relevant topics

Space is limited, and the training is free, but you must register by calling 818.543.4631 or Top priority will be given to Los Angeles County residents. Once registered you will be e-mailed additional information.


Lanterman Regional Center
3303 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90010

Due to security reasons, access to the building requires that all visitors carry a picture ID.

Parking: Available in the parking structure behind Lanterman on Berendo Avenue. Parking tickets will not be validated. Parking fees are $6.50 prior to 10 a.m. entry, otherwise the rate is $2 for every 15 minutes with a maximum rate of $16 for all day parking. There is metered parking on the street. Watch street signs. Lanterman is 2 blocks west of the Metro Red Line Wilshire/Vermont Station.