Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Tuesday, March 23, 2021
    • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities National Training Center
Instructor: Tina Campanella, Morgan Whitlatch, Laura Butler


C.E. Credit for Consult with Training Provider for CE specifcs: 1.00 [pending]


This session will explore practical strategies for working directly with people who have disabilities to develop the skills and experience needed for decision-making. The presenters will also address and explore the practical, legal and policy issues that may need to be navigated for SDM to work well as a support for many people with disabilities.

Learning Objectives:

After the completion of the webinar, participants will be able to
- Identify the basic elements of Supported Decision Making
- Differentiate between the SDM and "substituted" decision making
- Describe the essential responsibilities for customizing support for people
- Examine the potential practical, legal and policy issues to address when implementing SDM

Content Level: Beginner