Wednesday, March 4, 2020

MCDD 2020 Summer Learning Series: Registration is now Open

MCDD Announces its
2020 Summer Learning Series

Registration is now Open!
Topics Include:
  1. Grief and Loss: Guiding and Supporting Individuals with Intellectual, Developmental and other Disabilities Through the Experience.
  2. Walking the Red: Working With Urban Native Americans.
  3. Promoting Positive Mental Health Outcomes for Black Youth: How Providers and Faith Community Can Help.
  4. What is Sexual Health? Understanding Healthy Relationships, Sexual Self-Advocacy and Making Informed Choices: A Workshop for People with Disabilities, Ages 18 Years and Up.
  5. Early Screening of Children for Developmental Delays: How Parents and Providers Can Help.
  6. Beyond Physical Inclusion: Strategies for Supporting Full Participation of People with Disabilities in Schools, Organizations and Communities.
  7. Understanding Neuropsychological Assessment and Developmental Disorders: Assessment and Treatment Considerations
  8. Preparing for the Unexpected: Helping Vulnerable Children in Disasters
  9. On the Road with MCDD: Join Us for a Tour of the Maryland Technology Assistance Program (MD TAP) Library
  10. Applied Behavior Analysis in the Classroom: An Introduction for Interdisciplinary Staff Members
  11. Parent Workshop: Being the Best Advocate for Your Child at School in the Community

Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities at Kennedy Krieger Institute is authorized by the Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for this program. This training qualifies for Category I continuing education units. Kennedy Krieger Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Kennedy Krieger Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 3.0 to 6.0 Continuing Education Credits (Category 1) will be granted to social workers and licensed psychologists. A Certificate of Attendance will be made available for all other disciplines. Courses 002 and 003 reflect program content and are intended to meet the Maryland license requirement to enhance competence in the provision of psychological services to culturally diverse populations. No conflicts have been identified (this includes commercial support and research grants/funding). The registration fees include: $55 for half-day and $105 for full-day workshop registrations for professionals, $15 for half-day and $25 for full-day workshop registrations for parents/caregivers/individuals with disabilities, and $10 for students/trainees workshop registrations.

For more information about our Summer Learning Series or to request an accommodation or assistance for individuals with disabilities, please contact us by phone at 443-923-9555 or email at or visit; requests should be made as soon as possible but at least seven days prior to the scheduled meeting.


The Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities (MCDD) at Kennedy Krieger Institute links the community to vital research and information to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Our mission is to provide leadership that advances inclusion for people with intellectual, developmental and other disabilities. The MCDD is one of a national network of University Centers for Excellence funded by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 

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