A Guide to Training in Decision-Making for People with Developmental Disabilities

Developed for Horrigan Cole Enterprises
by Sherry Beamer, M.S.W.
with consultation from Carolyn Reggio
Sherry Beamer & Associates

Based on Recommendations,
Literature and Research Review by
William T. Allen, Ph.D.
Allen, Shea & Associates

This Guide is a simple script for people to teach individuals with developmental disabilities to learn and practice a basic problem solving model called S.T.O.G. (See, Think, O.K.?, Go). This guide was field tested with 75 people with a range of developmental disabilities and 25 support staff. This guide is easily adaptable to the needs of any audience. A Guide to Training in Decision-Making for People with Developmental Disabilities