ADVOCATING DURING HOSPITALIZATION FOR THOSE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Executive Director, Developmental Services Continuum
Thursday September 12, 2013
6:00 p.m. Eastern/5:00 p.m. Central/3:00 p.m. Pacific
Developmental Services Continuum, Inc. empowers persons with developmental disabilities to enhance their quality of life by providing environments that encourage individual growth and independence. It has been successfully providing support to children and adults with developmental disabilities since 1982.
Developmental Services Services Continuum, Inc. is a private non-profit agency providing services for adults and children with developmental disabilities who have not been successful in other facilities. We are licensed by the department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing and are vendored with the San Diego Imperial County Regional Center, California District 9A.
Cecelia Ramsey became a passionate advocate for person with developmental disabilities through the lifelong influence of her brother Patrick, a gentle soul who passed away in 2001. She began her career as a Psychiatric Technician, working in three California Developmental Centers over 10 years. She later moved into community based care, serving in steadily advancing positions at service provider organizations in San Diego County. Before her current position of Executive Director at DSC she served as Director of Consumer Affairs for the organization. She continues to serve as an Instructor in the Certified Direct Support Professional program through the San Diego County Office of Education.
This live presentation with a 15-minute Q&A session is open to all full members of NAHAC. Most podcasts are publicly available a few days later, at the NAHAC Free Educational Teleconferences page
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