The Support Approach Team provides consultation services to assist to PDD funded support teams working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and behaviours of concern. Under the supervision of a Registered Social Worker and a Registered Psychologist, Support Approach Consultants assist teams with designing and implementing strategies to help individuals meet their needs through alternative (non-problem) behaviour. Time-limited consultation is available to referred individuals receiving funding through the Calgary Region Community Board, Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD), including Family Managed Services.
Consultation is available on an ongoing basis to referred individuals who participate in other Supported Lifestyles services.
A Registered psychologist provides counseling services to individuals participating in other Supported Lifestyles services.
Ongoing consultation for Supported Lifestyles clients
Time-limited consultation for other services*
Staff education and training - topics
Client education – groups
Location of Services:
The Support Approach Team offices are found at 210, 495 36 Street NE, Calgary, T2A 6K3
Hours of Support:
Office hours for the Support Approach team: Monday to Friday; 0830 to 1630. After-hours contacts will be received the next business day.