Trainings

We see a clear need to offer educational trainings for support teams, families, community members, college/ university classrooms, among others. New Leaf Supports is committed to providing the facts about general and sensitive issues and is devoted to breaking the stigma of, and inaccurate information related to, sexuality issues.


“Best and most interesting training I have attended in my 2 years of employment.”

Anonymous Attendee of Validation Training

General Trainings

New Leaf Supports (NLS) is committed to providing research based trainings that can be translated to team members of any level with accuracy, creativity, and efficiency. NLS has many years of experience within the training realm and therefore can provide the following general educational/ experiential trainings:

1) Understanding Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

2) Positive Approaches

3) Everyday Lives

4) Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder

5) Understanding Mental Illness

6) Trauma Informed Care

7) IDD Coaching

8) General BSP/ ISP Training

9) Crisis De-escalation

10) Meditation/ Mindfulness

11) Boundaries

12) Positive Approaches

13) Dysphagia / Aspiration

and more…


“I was really involved. The presentation was such that you had to be involved. Very revealing, learned a lot!”

Anonymous Attendee of the Stigma of Mental Illness Training


Bob Krome facilitating Trauma Informed Care Training

“… Positive and moved through training while keeping us all interested and learning. I am walking away from this training feeling much more informed!”

Anonymous Attendee of Introduction to IDD/ ASD

Sexuality Focused Trainings

NLS is able to provide any and all people with the facts regarding sexuality. Often times sexuality is looked at as a taboo topic, yet perhaps a lack of knowledge from any person may create an environment where safety and trust cannot exist. NLS provides the following forms of sexuality training, but not limited to:

1) Specific training for an individual issue

2) Healthy Sexuality Training

3) Community education classes focusing on the facts of sexual offending

4) Consent

5) Risk Factors

6) Abuse Prevention

and more…

The target audience of these trainings can range anywhere from support teams to colleges or universities to probation departments and law enforcement agencies, to individuals and families.

Bob Krome sharing information and experiences about the stigma surrounding mental health with East Stroudsburg University students

Live Webinar Trainings

New Leaf Supports is able to facilitate live web-based training to support teams, families, and individuals through the use of the Zoom platform. Contact us today for more information. People can be trained within the comfort of their own homes simply by clicking on a link!