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Register for: Supports Intensity Scale-Adult (SIS-A) Assessment Overview

June 6 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Register here for the “Supports Intensity Scale-Adult (SIS-A) Assessment Overview” workshop.

If you are unable to attend, you can still register and we’ll send you a link to the recording of the workshop which you can watch on your own time.

This workshop will include a review of:

  • the current SIS-A referral process
  • the different sections of the assessment
  • the questions asked during the assessment
  • tips for understanding the rating key and how to read the report

This presentation may be helpful for anyone interested in understanding more about the SIS-A or to feel more prepared for the assessment. The assessment is currently for youth and adults aged 16 and older who receive Developmental Services Home and Community Based Services (HCBS), also known as Waiver services.


  • Jessica Bernard, M.A. – Deputy Director of Payment Reform, Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living. Jessica has been with the State of Vermont for 8 years, 3 ½ with DAIL working on Payment Reform. Prior to that, she worked in the Human Services field for over 15 years as a Case Manager, Community Support Worker, Youth Behavioral Interventionist, Employment Counselor, and Children’s Crisis Bed support. Additionally, she also holds a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Saint Michael’s College.


June 6
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Vermont Family Network
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