Down Syndrome

Acadia Care Group Providers, performing Attendant Care for our members, are required to complete six (6) hours of yearly Continuing Education Units (CEU).  Below you will find links to videos you can watch in order to complete your CEU’s.

Upon completion of watching a video, please complete the submission form at the bottom of this page in order to receive your CEU credit(s).  The submission will go directly to the Management Staff at Acadia Care Group who will track your CEU’s.

You must complete a submission form for each video in order to receive credits.

Down Syndrome Journey

To celebrate World Down Syndrome Day, follow six Pittsburgh families on their Down Syndrome journey.

Down syndrome (trisomy 21) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, & pathology

What is Down syndrome (trisomy 21)? Down syndrome is a set of symptoms that arise from a genetic abnormality, in which an individual’s cells have an extra copy of chromosome 21.