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Institute Events and Trainings
Institute on Disabilities at Temple University

Independent Monitoring for Quality (IM4Q)

IM4Q Annual Statewide Training Conference

Download 2013 Conference Materials

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An Introduction to Legislative Advocacy

An Introduction to Legislative Advocacy: Effectively Delivering Your Message - PDF

Apple and Accessibility

Getting Started: Apple Technology for Diverse Learners - PDF

Apple Technology: Uniquely Equipped to Let Every Student Succeed... Built-in solutions that break down barriers to learning. - PDF

Using Apple Technology to Support Learning for Students with Sensory and Learning Disabilities - PDF

Emergency Preparedness for People with Access and Functional Needs

Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities - PDF

HCSIS Consideration Reports

HCSIS Consideration Reports - PowerPoint

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Privacy Training

List of 18 HIPAA Identifiers - Word document

Office for Civil Rights: Your Health Information Privacy Rights - PDF


Office for Civil Rights: Privacy, Security, and Electronic Health Records - PDF

Office for Civil Rights: Sharing Health Information with Family Members and Friends - PDF

Office for Civil Rights: Understanding the HIPAA Notice - PDF

How Are Administrative Entities Using IM4Q Data?

Allegheny County AE 2012-2013 IM4Q DATA - PowerPoint

IM4Q Philly Data - Excel spreadsheet

Keynote: Father Sica - Life Goes on So Laugh

Father Joe Sica - PDF

Secrets of Silence: Reflective Listening and Emotional Triggers

Secrets of Silence: Reflective Listening and Emotional Triggers - PowerPoint

Supports Coordinators and Considerations

Supports Coordinators and Considerations - PowerPoint

Supports Coordinators and Considerations: Our Role and How to Ensure the Loop is Closed - PowerPoint

Support Strategies and Accommodations for Monitors

Best Sites to Help Select Apps - PDF

Accomodations for Monitors - what is reasonable - Word document

The Values that Direct IM4Q

The Values that Direct IM4Q - Historical and Today - PowerPoint