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AUCD lists events within its network of member programs and throughout the wider disability community. If you would like to submit an event for inclusion on our website please send a description that includes the name of the event, date, location, a brief summary of the event, and contact information to aucdinfo@aucd.org.

 
 

Newly Posted Events

2017 Gatlinburg Conference on Research and Theory in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

2017 Gatlinburg Conference on Research and Theory in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities  Copy to Calendar

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - Friday, March 10, 2017
Location: San Antonio, TX

The Gatlinburg Conference continues its tradition as one of the premier conferences in the United States for behavioral scientists conducting research in intellectual and related developmental disabilities. The Gatlinburg Conference on Research and Theory in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities was established in the 1960's.

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The Friendships & Dating Program: A Curriculum for Supporting the  Relationships and Sexuality  of Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

The Friendships & Dating Program: A Curriculum for Supporting the Relationships and Sexuality of Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities  Copy to Calendar

Thursday, October 20, 2016
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

Training and support of professionals, direct care providers, and parents is needed for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to enact their rights to sexual health and sexuality. This webinar will examine an evidence-based curricular intervention, the Friendships & Dating Program (FDP) from the Alaska UCEDD. Friendships & Dating is designed to teach social skills necessary to develop healthy, meaningful relationships, and to prevent violence in relationships for individuals with I/DD. This webinar will present and illustrate information on curricular components, program delivery, and outcomes of the Friendships & Dating Program.

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Policy to Practice: HealthMatters for People with IDD: Building Communities of Practice for Health

Policy to Practice: HealthMatters for People with IDD: Building Communities of Practice for Health  Copy to Calendar

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET
Location: Webinar

The importance of accessible health promotion initiatives continues to be an issue within the IDD populations as age-related problems and lack of environmental control impacts their health needs. These challenges show the need for the scaling up of evidence-based programs and health promotion efforts into the communities where people with IDD live, work, and play.

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#PWDreg2vote

#PWDreg2vote  Copy to Calendar

Thursday, September 29, 2016
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Online

The AUCD Communications Special Interest Group invites you to join us in observing National Voter Registration Week! From September 26-30, we will be launching a national nonpartisan social media campaign to drive voter registration by sharing information, resources and individual experiences.

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Cultural Competency in Developmental Monitoring  Copy to Calendar

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - Tuesday, September 27, 2016
3pm ET - 4pm ET
Location: http://aucd.adobeconnect.com/e6xysgcxi5e/event/reg

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