State DD Agency Policies on the Use of Restrictive Procedures
04/27/2009 | 2964 Requests *
Follow the link for a comprehensive listing of state statutes, regulations, policies, and procedures regarding the use of emergency or planned physical, chemical, mechanical, or other restraints. Additional documents offer information on positive behavior support guidelines, training manuals, and other policy-related materials. Many emphasize the use of positive or non-aversive interventions. Links are provided to access documents on many state DD agency websites.
Personal Assistant; Human Services; ICFMR; intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded; Restrictive Procedures;
Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities, Long-Term Care, State/Agency Information, Workforce/Direct Care
Links / Websites, Manuals, Policy alerts, briefs, letters & papers, Training materials
NASDDDS; National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services
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National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services
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