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 Sixth One’ will take place in Milwaukee, WI from September 11th – 12th, 2020 and lead up to the nationally-recognized Direct Support Professional Recognition Week.
Featuring: Virginia Jahyu & Roger Ramsukh Many of us encounter unfairness, injustice and inequality in our lives. Those who work in Direct Support, either in a Group Home, Day Program or Hospital certainly face their struggles both with misunderstandings between co-workers or from those we support as we face racism, colourism, ableism and the many […]
The Reinventing Quality conference started in 1991, sponsored by the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) and the Research and Training Center on Community Living at the University of Minnesota. The first few conferences were held in Chicago, and then the meeting started to circulate around the country. In the fall of […]