SDMNY Presentation: Supported Decision-Making: A Viable Alternative to Guardianship for Students with Disabilities
Courtesy of NY Special Ed Task Force Conference
SDMNY Presents at the Neurodiversity Conference
Maureen Phillips and Joan Cornachio
SDMNY Presentation: AANE Winter 2021 Jody Acford Conference
SDMNY Project Director, Kristin Booth Glen, spoke in early July 2021 at a session held by the Centre for Disability Law and Policy at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
See 27:03–44:15 for Kris’s human rights perspective on Britney Spears and conservatorship.
With the assistance of SANYS, SDMNY convened six panels of self-advocates around the state to help us create and advocate for the “Principles”; here several of them relate the results of those meetings and their views about legislation.
A panel discussion including the legal framework and ideas “from the ground” on how what we have learned about doing SDM with transition age youth could be incorporated into special education, inclusive education, and transition planning.