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Advocate Training
Within each of our communities, there are advocates working every day in an effort to influence public policy and make a difference.  Social justice for people with disabilities is the primary goal, with efforts aimed at institutional, political and economic social systems.  With the large variety of methods, tools and activities available, advocacy training needs can be widely varied.

Program Development Associates advocate training store specializes in disability advocacy training.  Whether you are working on your own or with a group, there is a good chance PDA has the advocacy training materials you need to reach your goals.  Our advocacy training courses and DVD’s are quality productions featuring leading disability advocates training designed for people with disabilities and their advocates.  The resources talk about advocacy and what it is, how to be an advocate and perhaps more importantly how to be a self-advocate.  Special Education and child advocate training are also important and cannot be overlooked; therefore we have materials specifically for teachers and for parents who want to learn how to advocate for their child to assure they are getting the best possible education.

It is crucial, whether the cause is moral, ethical or faith driven, that everyone, without exception, understand the importance of freedom of choice and self respect and it is the reason why our advocacy skills training resources are very popular at DisabilityTraining.com's advocate store.

Founded in the maxim "an institution is not a place; it is a state of mind". Tom explains that individuals who have few valued relationships and few things of value are living an "institutional life".


The four supported routine outcomes (facilitating connections, maximizing independence, enhancing self-worth, and producing self-determination) are detailed and their life enhancing effects are reviewed.


Staff will learn 'Best Practice' approaches in transitioning classic day program services to a work oriented service model.


Provides viewers with strategies to master Universal Languages as well as sensitively supporting others who struggle in using words of respect.


For employers that have hired or are considering hiring someone with a disability, offers a real-life look at issues and solutions in the workplace.


Use this outstanding video to train staff and community about disability etiquette.


Teaches fundamental skills needed to succeed in any job.


A thoughtful, hard hitting and at times, irreverent look at where people with disabilities have been and where they want to be.


Critically acclaimed, award winning documentary about the infamous Willowbrook State School for the developmentally disabled.


Developed as a training film for staff working with people with disabilities addressing the way consumers want staff to speak, work, relate and interact with them

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