Professionalism in Developmental Services

Course Code: DSW 163

Academic Year: 2021-2022

This course focuses on the core skills which define professionalism in the developmental sector and lead to effective supports within educational and social service agencies and independent work. Effective collaboration, communication, documentation, ethical decision making, conflict resolution, and self-care are course highlights. Students will learn to advocate on behalf of those with developmental disabilities as well as to promote the profile of their own profession.