Supporting Parents with Learning Difficulties
More and more people with developmental disabilities are choosing to parent. These families have unique support needs that, if met, gives each family a fair chance to succeed. You can make a difference by learning about the many resources and options for supporting these families through TASP The Association for Successful Parenting. Evidence-based practices such as competency-based parenting assessments, organizational self-assessments, parent identification, and peer navigator support will all be discussed. Many resources, links, curricula, and practical strategies will be shared.
1. Identify the relationship between IQ and parenting abilities
2. Identify components of good-enough parenting
3. Identify evidence-based support strategies for parents with ID
1.5 NASW CEU’s at LSW, LMSW & LCSW level