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CareLine: Communicating with Clients with Developmental Disabilities (Recorded) is a Course

CareLine: Communicating with Clients with Developmental Disabilities (Recorded)

Started Aug 20, 2021
1 credit

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Course Description

This free, 1-hour training features one module with an edited recording of a live CareLine training that was first held as a Zoom Webinar on August 12th, 2021. 

Participants will gain an understanding of the diagnostic criteria for Developmental Disability. Participants will be introduced to behavioral characteristics of individuals with a Developmental Disability. Participants will also gain a better understanding of communication styles and tips for improving communication. Best practices will be reviewed and resources will also be provided.

Learning Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of diagnostic criteria for Developmental Disability.
  • Learn about behavioral characteristics and communication styles that will provide a better understanding of individuals with a Developmental Disability.
  • Identify best practice suggestions and resources for communicating with clients with Developmental Disabilities.

Continuing Education Classifications

  • One (1) CE clock hour
  • Meets requirements for CSWMFT Board

The Ohio State University College of Social Work is an approved provider of the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Work and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider Number: RCST111747

The Ohio State University, College of Social Work is an approved provider for the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Provider Number: 50-24068

ADA Accomodations

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. If you require an accommodation to participation in this course, please contact CSW Accessibility at csw-accessibility@osu.edu or call 614-688-1657.

Contact Us

The Ohio State University, College of Social Work, Office of Continuing Education, 302 Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus OH, 43210.  Phone: 614-292-3032 Email: cswce@osu.edu Website: csw.osu.edu/continuing-education/

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