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WIOA, HCBS, EF Impact Services to People with ID and DD

Course Description

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities have access to a variety of federal and state programs to help them meet their independent living needs and access employment services. This training will cover current initiatives and legislation that effect services for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities and how they influence the role of the Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Counselor.


Course Objectives

  • Overview of components of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Home and Community Based Services Medicaid Waiver (HCBS), and Employment First (EF) and how they relate to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • How do these initiatives intersect for the person seeking services?
    ⦁ What does the VR Counselor need to know about these initiatives?
  • Ethical considerations for the VR Counselor while working with people accessing services through these initiatives

Certificate / CRC Credit (4)

When you reach the end of the course, you will be prompted to complete a brief quiz. Once you have met the requirements for passing the quiz you will be awarded either a Certificate of Completion or 4 CRC credits.


Price: $44.99

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