Direct Support Person (DSP) Course Coordinator Classroom Curriculum Revisions

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

Illinois Department of Human Services
Division of Developmental Disabilities

Training Bulletin
T.16.001

Direct Support Person (DSP) Classroom Curriculum (Revised 2/16)

February, 2016

Purpose

The purpose of this Training Bulletin is to notify Division of Developmental Disabilities stakeholders throughout the service delivery system of the revisions to the Direct Support Person Course (DSP) Course Coordinator training classroom curriculum DSP Notebook Module 1 and DSP Notebook Module 3 updates. These updates reflect changes in the OIG definition of Sexual Abuse. 


Process and Procedures

The DSP training curriculum encourages additional tailored supplemental agency specific information and population served in order to enhance skills needed by DSPs.  

Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS)
Division of Developmental Disabilities
Bureau of Quality Management
600 East Ash Street, Building 400, Mail Stop 2 North
Springfield, IL 62703
Email: DHS.BQM@illinois.gov

Effective Date

This Training Bulletin will be effective immediately upon release of this Training Bulletin.