NADSP is bringing together Direct Support Professionals and others to improve practice standards, promote system reform, and advance knowledge, skills and values. The NADSP Annual Meeting & Conference: ‘The Fifth One’ will take place in Cleveland, OH from September 6th – 7th, 2019, and lead up to the nationally-recognized Direct Support Professional Recognition Week.
NADSP’s John Raffaele interviews Alison Barkoff, the Director of Advocacy at the Center for Public Representation in Washington, DC, about the latest issue of Frontline Initiative (Issue Volume 15 #1), including the HCBS Settings Rule and how it will impact Direct Support Professionals.
This webinar titled ‘Dealing with Racism and Other Personal Attacks As We Support People With Disabilities’ will explore the difficult subject of racism and hatred, and how we can address those conditions as Direct Support Professionals. Dave Hingsburger and Roger Ramsukh will dive into the latest issue of The International Journal of Direct Support.