Health & Genetics

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The National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS) Resources
NCAPPS is an initiative from the Administration for Community Living and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services that helps States, Tribes, a...
Community Living, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Healthcare, Person Centered Planning Community Based Organization, Scholarly & Creative Works
What Is Prader-Willi Syndrome? - Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) Association
This website contains educational material about PWS primarily for families.
Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Healthcare Community Based Organization, Scholarly & Creative Works
National Direct Care Workforce Resource Center - PHI International
This site allows you to peruse through the latest research, analysis, and information from the field on the direct care workforce—the largest-growing ...
Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Advocacy, COVID-19, Direct Care, Finances, Healthcare Community Based Organization, Data Briefs & Reports, Online Learning, Scholarly & Creative Works
The Direct Care Worker Story Project - PHI International
PHI's growing collection of direct care worker stories captures the profound experiences of this workforce—and workers’ essential relationships t...
Community Living, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Advocacy, Direct Care, Healthcare, Personal Stories Community Based Organization, Scholarly & Creative Works
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) Online Learning
NHPCO’s online learning covers a variety of topics including the latest in clinical, regulatory and palliative care.
Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Direct Care, Healthcare Certifications, Community Based Organization, Online Learning, Supports & Services
The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)
The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) is the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome.
Community Living, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Advocacy, Healthcare, Individual Rights, Personal Stories, Support Services Community Based Organization, Online Learning
Key Elements to Ensure the DSP Workforce Has the Competency to Protect Health and Welfare in the Context of a Person-Centered Approach - NCAPPS
"Key Elements to Ensure the DSP Workforce Has the Competency to Protect Health and Welfare in the Context of a Person-Centered Approach is an Iss...
Community Living, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Advocacy, Direct Care, Healthcare, Person Centered Planning Government Information, Scholarly & Creative Works, Supports & Services
Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities (MHDD) National Training Center
MHDD offers online training modules for DSPs, families, and individuals. Topics include:<br /> <br /> Autism 101: Definitions &amp; Model<br /> Aut...
Behavioral Health & Wellness, Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Advocacy, Direct Care, Guardianship and Supported Decision Making, Healthcare, Individual Rights Community Based Organization, Online Learning, Scholarly & Creative Works
Khan Academy - What is Cerebral Palsy & What Causes it?
Three video lessons with information about Cerebral Palsy: What is Cerebral Palsy &amp; What Causes it? Types of Cerebral Palsy Part I and II.<br /> ...
Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics Healthcare Audio & Video
COVID-19 Publications and Resources from The Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI) at UMASS Boston
COVID-19 publications and resources to help guide professionals, individuals, and families through this challenging time
Direct Support Professional (DSP), Health & Genetics COVID-19 Scholarly & Creative Works