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2023 QIDP Conference Handouts


QIDP Conference, Tuesday, January 24th


Road to Success: Creating a Successful Person-Centered, Value Driven, Environment to Support People with IDD and additional Complex Needs in the Communitypresented by Charlene Bennett, EdD, CEO Individual Advocacy Group, and Melissa Rowe, Associate Executive Director, Individual Advocacy Group

Runs on Behavior…and Values, Choices, Empathy, and Skill Development: Using Person Centered Thinking to Develop Behavior PlansPresented by Amie Burke, BCBA, ICPN, and Anna Vvanti, ICPN

“Person Centered Planning and HCBS Settings: Things Qs Should Know” presented by Meg Cooch, Joy Decker and Kristin Semanik

God and the Group Home: Moving Beyond the Nervous Relationship of Providers and Religionpresented by David Morstad, M.Ed. FAAIDD

What Even is Spiritual Health? And How to Support Someone with I/DD in their Grief?” presented by Sarah VanderZee McKenney, MDiv – Spiritual Support Coordinator for the Stone Belt Arc

Retirement and End of Life for People with IDD presented by Sarah A. Hall, PhD, FAAIDD, Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota, and Roger J. Stancliffe, PhD, FAAIDD, FIASSIDD, Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota

Joy for Ourselves and the People We Supportpresented by  Tamara Besser, LCSW, NCG, QIDP, JCFS Chicago, and Jennie Marble, MA CCC-SLP, JCFS Chicago