Charting the LifeCourse - High Expectations for Transition

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Session Dates

Wednesday February 08, 2023 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM - Bailey Building

This session will offer the audience an in-depth overview of the history and genesis of Charting the LifeCourse from a national and Pennsylvania perspective. Additionally, audience members will learn about each of the elements of the Charting the LifeCourse framework and principles, as well as the foundational Life Course Tools. Audience members will have the opportunity, during the final portion of the session, to apply what they learned about the framework and principles by using the LifeCourse Tools on themselves in a small-group fashion, thereby increasing their sense of self-efficacy in utilizing these tools within their personal and professional environments after the session ends.


Juniata College to provide a sample overview of community supports for students after high school.

Describe the National Community of Practice for Supporting Families Throughout Lifespan

Discus the LifeCourse Principles and Framework

List three benefits of the LifeCourse framework and tools to be used in life stage transitions

Apply the framework and principles to personal and professional environments

Target Audience

Essential participants: transition coordinators

Other interested parties: school counselors, providers, administrative entities, supports coordinators, managed care organizations, community partners

Topics Covered: Secondary Transition

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Paula Quinn at

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Kelly Barley, PA Office of Developmental Programs, Cortney McCaleb, Office of Developmental Programs

Event Contact:


Paula Quinn
800-446-5607 x6880

Content Contact:

Kelly Barley, ODP