Have you visited the DODD Work Space? It includes training and tools offered in support of Ohio’s disability professionals, including the Brown Bag Thursday webinar series library. Sign up for the DODD Work Space Update to receive the monthly newsletter featuring information about new and upcoming online and in-person trainings.
A new rule, Behavioral Support Strategies That Include Restrictive Measures (5123:2-2-06), was effective January 1 this year, and aligns with the DODD person-centered philosophy. The rule applies to all persons and entities that provide specialized services — regardless of payment — including (but not limited to) County Boards of Developmental Disabilities, entities under contract with […]
New Eligibility Determination Tool will Streamline Processes Currently, DODD’s system for determining the eligibility of an individual for services consists of two different Level of Care (LOC) tools, two separate process rules, and offers no requirements for evaluators. In 2012, a DODD work group was formed to create a single LOC tool for County Boards and […]