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Session 2D. 2:00-2:50pm "Self Determination Part 1" English w/Spanish Interpreter - Shared screen with speaker view
Suja Venkitachalam
23:25
Does the service expire at a particular age ? Once opted into self determination ?
Doug Pascover
27:15
Self-Determination is available throughout your life to replace the traditional services purchased by the regional center.
Suja Venkitachalam
29:03
Ok. Thankyou. Isn’t there something that changes at age 18 and transition to a different program ?
Doug Pascover
31:50
No, but there can be a refiguring of the budget to recognize that a child is becoming an adult with different needs.
Suja Venkitachalam
32:29
Thanks!
Doug Pascover
32:37
Very welcome.
Doug Pascover
33:42
If you have any other questions or I can be of any assistance, feel free to write me at Doug_Pascover@imaginesls.org
Dr. Brenda Clarke
34:59
can you please email slides to me at brendaclarke34@gmail.com ?
David Grady
46:53
To learn more about Self-Determination Advisory Committee, or Networks, email David Grady at david.grady@scdd.ca.gov
Patricia Evans
50:25
Can you provide names and links to the State Council and Independent Facilitator groups (we are not RC clients)
David Grady
51:35
send email to david.grady@scdd.ca.gov to get a copy of the IF list.
Yougeng Sun
54:39
After orientation, clients are supposed tp start a person-centered planning process. What's your recommendations for starting the PcP process during the pandemic?
Doug Pascover
54:51
It will be available to you this summer. No more wait list.
Doug Pascover
55:33
A lot of PCPs are being done by Zoom during the pandemic. Obviously, that doesn’t work for everyone.
Yougeng Sun
56:41
Are you aware of some of the better evaluators in LA area?
Doug Pascover
57:44
Joe Donofrio, Laura Broderick, Scott and Lori Shepherd are all pros. I am sure there others who are very good.
Patricia Evans
01:00:56
Can Independent Facilitator do all the things that we (aging) parents do like hiring someone to clean apartment and do laundry, making appointments and reminding person to go to them, talking to doctors, getting gift cards for person to pay for some things directly (like iTunes account)?
Doug Pascover
01:01:30
Yes, but they should not be conservators.
Suja Venkitachalam
01:01:35
Thankyou!