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Assessment of Behavior Change in Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Tuesday, March 28, 2023
2:00 pm3:30 pm

Behavior has multiple causes, including mental health conditions, discomfort, grief, trauma, the environment, and other unmet needs. Accurate assessment is valuable to understanding mental health symptoms, as well other factors that may contribute to behavior change. This session will address how to recognize and evaluate behavior change in people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) to identify appropriate treatment and support.

Melissa Cheplic, MPH, NADD-CC, Senior Training and Consultation Specialist
The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities,
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School