University of Kentucky Graduate Certificate in Developmental Disabilities

Kentucky

The Graduate Certificate in Developmental Disabilities fosters partnerships between the University of Kentucky and several state agencies, including the Kentucky Office of Vocation Rehabilitation, Kentucky Council on Developmental Disabilities, Kentucky Person-Centered Planning Network, and the Kentucky Assistive Technology Network. “Students will acquire foundational knowledge in specific topical areas, including advocacy, specialized healthcare services and financing, inclusive education, legislation, community living, behavioral supports, organizational development and theory, group facilitation, employment options, aging with a disability, assistive technology, and research proposal development.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Training/Capacity Building
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Human Development Institute at the University of Kentucky Kentucky Council on Developmental Disabilities, Kentucky Person-Centered Planning Network, and the Kentucky Assistive Technology Network.
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