Ongoing Staff Development: Improving Efficacy and Retention for Direct Care and Supervisory Staff

Retention of high-quality workers is essential for residential providers. Effective on-going staff training can lead to increased staff retention while also fostering job skills. The presentation will provide 2 examples of how staff development for both direct care staff and supervisory staff can improve agency culture and increase staff retention.

Presenters

Camela M. Hughes, PhD

Assistant Director of Performance and Quality Improvement , LaSalle School

Email: hughes@lasalle-school.org

Dina McManus, LCSW-R

Director of Clinical Services , LaSalle School

Email: DMcManus@lasalle-school.org

Chris Delap, BCBA, LBA, LMLP, AS

Director of Behavioral Services , Lakemary Center

Email: christopher.delap@lakemary.org