Based on the author's 25 years experience, this beginner's guide moves from the early days of institutional services into the future possibilities of self-determination and community inclusion. It describes the past, present, and future of the support-services field, and the author's personal tone and advocacy stance helps promote the need for positive change.
About the Author:
James McKelvey has more than 25 years of experience in support services for people with developmental disabilities. He lives in Belhaven, North Carolina.