Dr. Paul Malette

Paul Malette has been a director of CBI Consultants Since 1990. He leads a team of 45 passionate professionals, promoting inclusion and diversity across the lifespan. To date, CBI Consultants has supported more than 10,000 individuals with complex support needs world-wide. Dr. Malette and the CBI team are committed to implementing evidence-based inclusive practices in home, school, community and work settings. In 2014, CBI Consultants developed a Self-Determination instructional package , with a focus on paid employment. Currently, this Self-Determination instruction is being used in 35 schools British Columbia, Ontario, and Yukon, to teach diverse learners to develop self-directed life plans and achieve inclusive lives after high school. As a presenter, Paul demonstrates research in practice through a wealth of exemplars that the CBI team has created with family, school, community and employment partners. Paul continues to present CBI’s research and practice at international conferences and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation.