An Introductory Explanation of Wolfensberger’s Model Coherency As the Key to Human Service Quality

Zoom Platform

This two-hour presentation via zoom is designed to provide a synopsis of Dr. Wolf Wolfensberger's newly published three-volume book on model coherency, and to stimulate renewed interest in its study and application. Dr. Wolfensberger’s book offers his most advanced insights into model coherency, with much new material on the fundamental importance of assumptions, the culturally

With Families in the Lead: Partnering with Families to Use SRV

Zoom Platform

Often the best examples of people with disabilities accessing and contributing to the good things in life, in ordinary but powerful ways that show possibility, take place in a family context. I have found it to be powerful, effective and often life-changing to bring the theory and framework of SRV to the attention of families.

Distance Introduction to Social Role Valorization

Zoom Platform

  Course Overview and Objectives:   The Introduction to Social Role Valorization is an intensive workshop which presents the idea of assisting people with disabilities and other devalued conditions to have positive social roles as a productive and helpful response to wounding life experiences. Social Role Valorization is a comprehensive theory which provides insights as

Valuing Lives Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion

Zoom Platform

Join for a viewing of the documentary Valuing Lives : Wolf Wolfensberger and the Principle of Normalization, followed by a panel discussion with Guy Caruso, Jack Yates, and Jerry Smith.

Valuing Lives Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion

Zoom Platform

Join for a viewing of the documentary Valuing Lives : Wolf Wolfensberger and the Principle of Normalization, followed by a panel discussion with Guy Caruso, Jack Yates, and Jerry Smith.

Distance Introduction to Social Role Valorization

Zoom Platform

  Course Overview and Objectives:   The Introduction to Social Role Valorization is an intensive workshop which presents the idea of assisting people with disabilities and other devalued conditions to have positive social roles as a productive and helpful response to wounding life experiences. Social Role Valorization is a comprehensive theory which provides insights as

The Challenge of Being a Good Server When That is Not Made Easy Pickering, ON Canada

Menresa Retreat Center Pickering Ontario Ontario

Direct service work is where “the rubber meets the road”; where the needs of people who receive various types of human services are addressed. However, good direct service work can get lost in all the other things that surround and impinge on it, such as laws and regulations, union rules, family concerns and demands, etc.


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