The START National Training Institute (SNTI) is a multi-day training institute designed to bring innovative, evidence-based research and practices to the START network and partners. Team members from all START Programs are highly encouraged to attend the annual Training Institute along with any professionals seeking to improve their understanding intellectual/developmental disabilities and co-occurring behavioral health challenges.

Autism Mental Health provides many resources such as blog posts, news, and videos.

A webinar from the Interdisciplinary Technical Assistance Center on Autism and Developmental Disabilities. Shannon Haworth with AUCD presents as a Mom on challenges families face in accessing comprehensive services, as well as community and school based interventions; Dr. Cathy Pratt, BCBA-D regarding challenges from Indiana; Heidi Cloutier from University of New Hampshire.

Please note the webinar will not play on the Chrome web browser.

Behavioral/Emotional Concerns-Caregiver Checklist: for Adults with Intellectual and other Developmental Disabilities (IDD) is a 5-page checklist/screener for evaluating presenting behaviors of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and what could be causing their behaviors.

Classification and Assessment of Psychiatric Disorders in Adults with Intellectual Disabilities is an article presented by the University of Hertfordshire on diagnosis of mental health concerns in adults with intellectual disabilities.

Columbia-Suicide Rating Scale helps navigate suicidality in the general population. This resource was not designed for people with developmental disabilities.

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