Monthly Archives: July 2013

Counselling and Intellectual Disability

Counselling for people with intellectual disability is largely confined to working with clients when they exhibit behaviours that challenge. Even at this point it’s really about modifying the behaviour or conditions that prompt the behaviour that is deemed challenging. What … Continue reading

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Training Standards And Disability Employment

Regrettably most of our disability service organisations operate without any real training standards. Whilst the sector generally acknowledges it is desirable for staff to hold a Cert IV in Disability, there isn’t any real compliance regime that mandates this level … Continue reading

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Self Determination and Higher Education

The National Gateway to Self Determination project in the USA has today released it’s sixth volume covering Self Determination, College and Higher Education. It’s full of useful and essential information for anyone with a disability or their supports about the … Continue reading

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