Developing Inclusive and Vocational Education and Resources for Success in Employment (DIVERSE)

Do you live in California and identify as at least one of the following?

  • Parent or guardian of an adult with an intellectual/developmental disability (IDD) who is affiliated with a Regional Center
  • Job coach who serves adults with IDD and is affiliated/contracted with a Regional Center or the Regional Center network
  • Employer of adults with IDD affiliated with regional center or open to employing these individuals in the future


We are recruiting these individuals to participate in a research study that includes free training on improving skills for working with adults with IDD in employment support settings!

If you participate, you will:

  • Get access to free online training that was created by a team of people who know and care about the IDD and neurodiverse communities (including people with IDD, family members, direct service providers, researchers, employers, educators)
  • Complete online questionnaires about your knowledge, attitudes, and skills, as well as employment information about relevant Regional Center consumers


You may also be asked to participate in a virtual interview at the end of the study.

This training is self-paced and asynchronous. Complete it at your schedule within six weeks.

If you are interested in participating, please complete the questionnaire linked here: LINK

Please get in touch with us at if you have any questions.


If you have any questions, please contact us at or 1-650-497-9782.



For complaints, concerns, or participant’s rights, contact 1-866-680-2906