Eileen Harris, our Speech-Language Pathologist for our South Central Day Hab and Residential programs received the “Making a Difference” award at the 29th Annual Legislative “Gathering with the Governor” on May 30, 2019, which took place at the AC Hotel by Marriott in Worcester, MA. Eileen was recognized for her
by Justine McDonald, Positive Behavior Supports Coordinator Life-Skills, Inc. has implemented Universal Supports at 15 programs (6 Day Habs and 9 Residential sites) thus far!  Part of the implementation phase model that Life-Skills, Inc. has developed involves site-specific goal development.  Universal Supports training is broad, so identifying specific need areas
by Justine McDonald, Positive Behavior Supports Coordinator   By now, you may or may not have heard about PBS.  Either way, let’s talk about it by addressing some frequently asked questions. Q: What is PBS? A:  According to DDS, Positive Behavior Support (PBS) is “a systematic, person centered approach to understanding