Specialized Family Care Program

Intellectual Disability

  • Category: Developmental Disabilities
  • Materials: Articles from National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (www.nichcy.org); Women & Children's Health Network, Parenting and Child Health (www.cyh.com)
  • Goal: Provider has basic knowledge of intellectual disability
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: October 2011
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, Specialized Family Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows how a disagnosis of intellectual disability is made
  2. Provider knows the categories of intellectual disability
  3. Provider knows common causes of intellectual disability
  4. Provider knows terminology related to intellectual disability

Training Procedures:

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