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STEP's 2013 Transition Institute Videos Now Available for Viewing

The Transition Institute was designed for individuals with disabilities and their families who are in the process of preparing for transition and professionals involved in the transition planning process. Participants learned about issues such as the following: Your rights & role in transitioning from High School; How to develop an appropriate Transition Plan; Employment; Independent Living; Keys to navigating the adult service delivery system including Social Security, Vocational Rehabilitation, Medicaid Waiver, and many others. 

Be sure and watch the following videos to help answer your transition questions.  

STEP 2013 Transition Institute: Post-Secondary Options   

  • The Arc Tennessee presents Post-Secondary Training Options presented by Loria Richardson.  What's Next? Options for Training and College after High School. 

STEP 2013 Transition Institute: TennCare Eligibility Basics  

  • Nikki Viverette, Client Advocate with Tennessee Justice Center talks about “What You Need to Know about TennCare.” 

STEP 2013 Transition Institute: Unraveling the Mystery of Conservatorships and Special Needs Trusts 

  • Attorney Cindy Gardner “Unravels the Mystery of Conservatorships and Trusts.” 

STEP 2013 Transition Institute Success Story  

  • Kevin Burke shares his “Success Story.”

STEP 2013 Transition Institute: Agency Information Panel  

  • Agency Information Panel facilitated by Gina Lynette helps get your questions answered about “What to Expect with Transitioning.” 

STEP 2013 Transition Institute: The Transition from School to Work  

  • Tennessee Department of Rehabilitation Services Regional Supervisor, Diedra Sawyer, tells “This is What You Need to Know about Vocational Rehabilitation Services.”

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