Empowerment Education: Conflict Resolution

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Date: February 15, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Category: Training

The Michigan Empowerment Education Training Initiative is a curriculum that was developed by the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute (MI-DDI) to address the training needs of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs), service providers, and people with disabilities. For more information about the Empowerment Education Project, please visit: https://ddi.wayne.edu/eetraining.

This training is designed to help you understand what causes conflict and learn ways you can respond to conflict in a constructive manner. This training carries 2 hours of Social Work CEUs and 2 hours QIDP.

Individuals attending this training will have the opportunity to:

• Learn about attitude and self-image
• Learn how to achieve control through self-talk
• Understand conflict and criticism
• Learn how to control emotions
• Learn how to resolve conflict


Target audience:

  • Direct Support Professionals
  • Professionals working with Individuals with I/DD
  • Peer Mentors
  • Individuals receiving services
  • Advocates

To attend this webinar all participants must register. The deadline to register is Thursday, February 11th, 2021. Once you have registered, a pre-test with the link to the presentation will be sent to you.


Nia Anderson, MSW