Self-directed Services Coordinator: Waisman Center, UW-Madison

The Waisman Center is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about human development, developmental disabilities, and neurodegenerative diseases throughout the lifespan. One of only 15 centers of its kind in the United States, the Waisman Center encompasses laboratories for biomedical and behavioral research, a brain imaging center, and a clinical bio-manufacturing facility for the production of pharmaceuticals for early stage human clinical trials. In addition to its research efforts, the Center provides an array of services to people with developmental disabilities, offers numerous educational and outreach programs to young children and their families, and trains scientists and clinicians who will serve our nation in the future.

 

This position requires independent functioning in providing education, implementation, training & advocacy to individuals with developmental disabilities, family members, brokers and service providers involved in the Dane County Self-Directed Services initiative.

 

This position requires independent functioning to promote the philosophy as well as the implementation of the Self Directed Services (SDS) model in the effort to offer community inclusion for people with developmental disabilities.


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