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Addressing the Recovery Support Needs of Persons with IDD

February 13 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The purpose of this presentation is to help Mental Health and Substance Use providers as well as the Recovery Community at large better understand the potential support needs of people with IDD with or without co-occurring Mental Health and/or Substance Use Challenges that they interact with either socially, academically, and/or professionally by providing examples of potential support needs and methods that can be used to help address support needs.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the presentation attendees will be able to:

  1. Define Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  2. Identify different potential support needs of people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities including vital support needs around Sensory Processing Disorders like Tactile Dysfunction and Proprioceptive Dysfunction
  3. Execute a more trauma informed and person-centered approach to interacting with persons with Proprioceptive Dysfunction and/or Tactile Dysfunction


February 13
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network
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