Specialized Family Care Program

Communicating With People With Developmental Disabilities

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider can define and use people first language
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider knows how to address persons with a disability
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider advocates for the use of appropriate language in communications with persons with a disability

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider