Introduction to Intellectual/ Developmental DisabilitiesPractical Training Solutions
DCW Level 1 Fundamentals DCW Level 2 Developmental Disabilities Direct Support Professional
This module is a requirement within the Principles and Practices of Direct Support curriculum.
Introduction to Intellectual/ Developmental Disabilities is an entry level course for direct support professionals who are new or unfamiliar with developmental disabilities. Learners will become familiar with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities, Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, seizures and how to support someone having a seizure.
What You Will Learn
What is an Intellectual/Developmental Disability?
Causes of Seizures
How to recognize a seizure
Senior Instructor at Practical Training Solutions and AZ DDD Lead Instructor - Chandler Arizona
James Adams, Ph.D
Director of the Autism/Asperger's Research Program at Arizona State University - Tempe Arizona
Tom Pomeranz, Ed.D
Trainer, Coach, Speaker - Indianapolis, Indiana
Introduction to Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities
Feb 15, 2019
Thought-provoking and insightful.
Feb 19, 2019
The videos were well done. It could have been put in a different order but overall well done.
Introduction to Disabilities
Aug 17, 2019
Very informative and presented in progression
Good training module
Aug 22, 2019
Easy to follow and relates to the job
Sep 29, 2019
I learned a lot during this course.
Introduction to Intellectual/ Developmental Disabilities
Oct 2, 2019
Nov 20, 2019
the video was very helpful !
Jan 6, 2020
This was very helpful and made me understand my son a little better!
Introduction to Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities Review
Jan 13, 2020
Excellent information to have and know; good coverage on a variety of developmental issues; gentleman giving it could slow down just a little. Overall, GREAT course!