Friends Life Community is an organization that serves individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in Nashville, TN. They provide a day program, drama therapy, social clubs, career coaching, and life coaching. The life coaching program is an individualized service provided to clients who are striving to become more independent in life skills. This project focused on creating resources and assessments to aid in the coaching process. Resources were created in the following categories: activities, cleaning, hygiene and routines, nutrition and exercise, and budgeting.
Dr. Halle King
Occupational Therapy, School of
Health Sciences & Nursing, Gordon E. Inman College of
Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
disability; IDD; intellectual disability; developmental disability; disabilities; life skills
Raby, Ashley G., "Coaching for Independent Living Skills in Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities at Friends Life Community" (2022). OTD Capstone Projects. 98.