Earlier this year, NADD completed an exciting project in collaboration with the Missouri Coalition for Community Behavioral Healthcare (the Missouri Coalition). Click here to read an article about this project.
Three competency-based certifications offered by NADD for people providing services to individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities co-occurring with mental illness have been written into Pennsylvania’s Section 1915(c) Home and Community Based Services waiver program rules: NADD Competency-Based Clinical Certification NADD Competency-Based Dual Diagnosis Specialist Certification NADD Competency-Based Direct Support Professional Certification These certifications are among the […]
Letter from Dr. Fletcher to Congressional Leaders Concerning Impact of AHCA on People with Disabilities
I am writing this letter (e-mail) with a great sense of urgency and as Chief Executive Officer for NADD, an association for persons with developmental disabilities and mental health needs. NADD, established in 1983, has as its mission “to advance mental wellness for persons with developmental disabilities through the promotion of excellence in mental health […]