Community Leadership and Advocacy Coordinator/ Family Caregiver
Center for Learning and Leadership/ Oklahoma's federally-designated UCEDD
Wanda Felty is Community Leadership and Advocacy Coordinator for CLL, and she is the mother of three daughters. Her youngest daughter has developmental disabilities. She serves as Core Faculty in Family discipline for Oklahoma LEND. Wanda served as a Commissioner on the Oklahoma Commission for Children and Youth, fulfilling the more than four year term limit. Wanda serves on many state advisory boards and works nationally to improve the system and services for people with developmental disabilities and their families. Wanda is considered one of the leading experts in Oklahoma on state policy for people with developmental disabilities.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
SAME-FAME in Action: A Community-Engaged Interdisciplinary Simulation Training Focused on People with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities, Family Caregivers, Health, and Communication
In this seminar, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a unique interactive model of a community-engaged simulation training, co-presented by Self-Advocate and Family Advocate Educators. Following the simulation, attendees will participate in interactive discussion and reflection on expanding patient-family-community engagement in preservice/continuing education work on developmental disabilities. The themes of Person, Family and Community-Engaged Practice and Education and Interprofessional Learning for Collaborative Practice and Education serve as summative foci to be…