Kimberly Phelps, QIDP
Therapist & Trainer
Kim is Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Provider (QIDP) who comes to us from the south side of Chicago, where she originally called home. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from Saint Xavier University, and she is currently pursuing her Master of Social Work degree through the University of Michigan’s School of Social Work.
Kim approaches personal and professional spaces with compassion and curiosity. Always an advocate for her clients, Kim has an extensive background in navigating State-funded services for people diagnosed with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. Some of the professional roles Kim has held include direct support, case management, department management, grant writing, waiver funding acquisition and the coordination of public benefits and entitlements with a passion for connecting families with appropriate resources for their loved ones. She is a strong advocate for meaningful/ least restrictive service provision. When she isn’t working, Kim enjoys reading, going to concerts. engaging in HIIT for fitness, spending free time with my family and drinking coffee!