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Independent Facilitation Training – MI DDI
Call at 989-631-4439 x. 109
Must attend BOTH days to receive a training certificate:
Tuesday, May 4
Thursday, May 6
RSVP by April 20
Training each day will take place from 10:00am – 4:00pm.
Please complete the questionnaire below!
*Please note, MI-DDI staff will follow-up with you to complete your registration and then you will receive the Zoom log-in information before the training.
This FREE training event is sponsored by Grant #E20212501-00 from the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council to the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute at Wayne State University.
Attendees must be 18+, able to pass background check, and not an employee of a Community Mental Health or a contracted provider agency.
A provider agency is any agency that provides Medicaid funded services.
Independent Facilitation is an ongoing process of supporting people with disabilities to take up their full citizenship and participate in their community.
An independent facilitator helps an individual create a vision for their future. It’s a process rooted in relationship and can facilitate many objectives: exploring passions and interests, finding paid or volunteer work, developing new roles in community, nurturing new friendships and exploring options for home are just some of the aims that an individual may focus on through Independent Facilitation.
The key to Independent Facilitation is that it involves not only creating a plan, but taking specific actions to implement the plan. An Independent Facilitator walks with the individual and their family, friends and supporters as they move towards realizing goals and building new connections.
* Training is not approved for continuing education credits.
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