An Expressive Art Program as a Strength-Based Mutual Leaning Community for University Students and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (poster)

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Poster Symposium: An Expressive Art Program as a Strength-Based Mutual Leaning Community for University Students and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
2015 Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) Annual Conference
Washington, DC
November 16, 2015

Yumi Shirai, PhD - Sonoran UCEDD - ArtWorks
Jacob Coldsmith, MPA - UCEDD Trainee
Austin Duncan, MPA - Former UCEDD Trainee

A qualitative participatory program evaluation was implemented in a university based expressive art program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), ArtWorks. The ArtWorks’ conceptual map describes the core values, functions, and key components of the program. This theory can be broadly applied within other university settings.