Better Lives, Not Just Better Plans...

Shelley Dumas, Ph.D. is a Certified Mentor Trainer with the Learning Community for Person-Centered Practices, a founding partner of the Institute for Person-Centered Practices, and is the Community Education Director for the Texas Center for Disability Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.  She has worked both statewide and internationally to deliver Person Centered Practice concepts to individuals and organizations. Her passion for this work is based on the personal experience of her daughter's support needs for becoming a valued member of the community in which she lives.

Shelley Dumas, Ph.D.