Events

Tools for Change: Designing and Implementing a Person Centered Planning Process

Online

April 8 & 19 Two Part Series held via Zoom from 9:30am-12:30pm each day Tools for Change: Designing and Implementing a Person Centered Planning Process Person- Centered Supports are designed to overcome inertia, and identify ways to enhance and expand a person’s emerging capacities. This workshop introduces participants to the principles and techniques of Person […]

Seeing Is Believing…Believing Is Seeing: The Power of Mindsets

Zoom Online Platform

Seeing Is Believing…Believing Is Seeing: The Power of Mindsets: Mindsets are powerful shapers of action. Our mindsets govern what we see, what we perceive, and how we respond to the world around us and the people we encounter.

The Power of Roles

Online

The Power of Roles This workshop gives participants a practical introduction to the principles of Social Role Valorization. Through a combination of multimedia presentation and small group discussion, participants will learn about the phenomenon of social devaluation. This event includes discussion of how people with disabilities and other devalued groups have been systematically hurt and […]

Give Local York

Online

“I cannot express enough the positive impact both SSD Buster and SSD Fahrenheit have had on the youth and adults we supervise,” says April Billet-Barclay, Deputy District Court Administrator. Buster and Fahrenheit, along with SSD Philly, work in the York County Courthouse. Each year, they make an impact on over 100,000 people in York County […]

Valued Lives: An Invitational Course on Social Role Valorization (SRV 4.0)

Zoom Online Platform

Valued Lives: An Invitational Course on Social Role Valorization (SRV 4.0): Valued Lives: An Invitational Course on Social Role Valorization will be held May 4-7 in Delhi. This body of knowledge was offered in India for the first time in 2016, and the impact was immense. SRV theory is influencing the development of inclusive lives […]

Offering Your Gifts Through Service

Online

May 5 Held via Zoom from 9am-12pm Offering Your Gifts Through Service This workshop explores the potential for connection, contribution and transformation when people decide to commit to each other to make life better. Sometimes being in formal service relationships with vulnerable people can be fraught with limitation, but there is no doubt that there […]