ECHO Ontario Adult Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Mental Health in a time of COVID-19

Fri, April 17, 2020 - Fri, May 22, 2020
Online Course

ECHO Ontario Adult Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities (AIDD) addresses the intersection of intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD) in adults and mental health concerns. 

This program is for mental health/primary care providers and developmental service providers who support adults with IDD. The cycle 2 curriculum will specifically address the mental health challenges that this population can face during the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics that will be presented during this program include: providing virtual mental health supports, depression and anxiety, evaluating suicide risk, facilitating supported decision-making, emergency preparedness and promoting resilience for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, caregivers and providers.

Curriculum: Read more here

Location: Videoconferencing 

When: Weekly on Fridays, 9:30 - 11:00 AM EST

Target Audience: Healthcare Providers/Developmental Service Professional with Experience Working with Adults with or Suspected of Having IDD

Start Date: April 17, 2020 

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