DBMAT Intervener Scholarships Available!
Are you someone who is interested in being a credentialed intervener?
Do you know someone who needs the support to make their dream of being an intervener a reality?
If so, the Deaf-Blind Multihandicapped Association of Texas family organization has scholarships available!
Recipients of this scholarship will be able to apply to either of the two courses available online:
- Utah State University (https://www.usu.edu/online/degrees/certificate/deafblind-intervener- training-certificate/) or
- University of Michigan (dbcentral.org).
Each of these deafblind training programs include multiple courses for an equivalent of 12 college credit hours. Upon successful completion you would be eligible to apply to be a credentialed Intervener with the National Resource Center for Paraeducators (NRCPara).
See more information at www.intervener.org.
To apply, please visit DBMAT at https://www.dbmat-tx.org/Intervener
Helen Keller National Center: Virtual Youth Peer Learning Group
A virtual place for DeafBlind youths to meet with peers, discuss Transition information, and begin considering personal future planning.
Spring 2023: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. CST
March 7 – Introductions
March 14 – DeafBlind Identity
March 21 – Job & Career Exploration
March 28 – Post-Secondary Education
April 4 – Self-Advocacy Skills