Monthly Legal Training Calls (2018)

Course description

This presentation provides an overview of the symptoms, causes and characteristics of several developmental disabilities including: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Intellectual Disability, Phelan McDermid Syndrome, Prader-Willi Syndrome, and Spina Bifida. 

Tips are provided on helping our children in dependency navigate the Agency for Person’s with Disabilities (APD) system.  Also addressed is the relationship between Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and these developmental disabilities.

Guest Speakers:  

  • Kathy Errington, Supervising Attorney, Circuit 1
  • Dana Barefield, Assistant Circuit Director, Circuit 1

Guardian ad Litem  State Office

Guardian ad Litem State Office

Legal Counsel

Guest Presenters: 

  • Kristen Solomon, Esquire - Statewide Director of Operations 
  • Camille Frazer, Esquire - Regional Legal Counsel Southern
  • Kathleen Clendining, Esquire - Managing Attorney, 15th Circuit
  • Brittany Rutan, Esquire - Managing Attorney, 9th Circuit 
Course Contents

1 Audio

1 Download

1.0 hr

Course Curriculum