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Direct Support Professional 8 Hour Course

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) 8 hour course is mandatory for all new staff at provider agencies. The course covers the following topics:

  • Overview of Serving People with Developmental Disabilities
  • Assessment, Planning and Implementing the ISP
  • Rights of People with Developmental Disabilities and Restrictive Measures
  • Person-centered Services
  • Introduction to Trauma-informed Care
  • Protecting the Health and Welfare of People with Developmental Disabilities
  • Universal Precautions
  • Community Integration

To register, email: awhite@​mahoningcountyoh.gov

Contact us with any questions or concerns

Anne Louise White, Staff Development Specialist

Phone: 330-799-2646
Fax: 330-797-2843
Email: awhite@​mahoningcountyoh.gov