Specialized Family Care Program

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Ethics for Specialized Family Care Providers

  • Category: Pre-Service and Annual Training
  • Materials: National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals Code of Ethics
  • Goal: Provider practices good ethics in the care of individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Credit Hours: 2 Hours
  • Date Developed: February 2017
  • Developed by: Carol Brewster, SFC Program

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider knows ethical guidelines to follow for an individual with developmental disabilities
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider can resolve ethical dilemmas they face every day
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider can recognize situation in which the rights of an individual with developmental disabilities are not being honored and advocate for the individual with disability

Training Procedures:

  • Specialized Family Care Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider