The Journey

A series of brief webinars spotlighting transition planning tools and resources

The Transition from School to Adult Life is an ongoing journey. Youth with complex and unique needs often require teams to have access to a variety of tools, resources, and people to plan and prepare for the future.

This series is designed to enhance the transition process and practices of County Board of Developmental Disabilities School transition staff as they plan The Journey with youth, families and agency partners.

The Journey - Resource Sharing Webinars

Spotlighting Tools and Resources for Youth with Complex Support Needs. These webinars are designed for teams assisting youth with complex support needs and their families. Webinars are designed to enhance the practices of transition teams as they support youth and families to navigate the process of their own journey to adulthood.

The Journey - Resource Sharing Webinar One

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The Journey - Resource Sharing Webinar Two

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The Journey - Resource Sharing Webinar Three

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The Journey - Resource Sharing Webinar Four

The Journey Webinars Continue!

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Transition Assessment and Transition Planning for Youth with Lifelong Needs

October 26, 2020

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

A brief overview of tools and processes to assist a youth, family and multiagency team gather meaningful information about the youth as well as the youth’s goals and support needs for the future. 

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Self-Determination and Youth with Complex Support Needs

 November 30, 2020

2:30-3:00 PM

A discussion of considerations for addressing self-determination of youth with complex support needs. A brief review of resources to begin to address self determination skills will also be provided during the webinar. 

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 Moving Towards Self-Reliance: Technology and Practice 

September 28, 2020

A brief review of several everyday technology resources and evidence based instructional practices that support transition age youth to gain more skill and engage in more independent activities 

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Discovering a Vision

Discovering a Vision provides a number of resources and tools that CBDD School Staff and partners can use in working with students and families to establish a vision for the journey into adulthood