Leadership Institute

Collaborations to Promote Mental Health Supports Across the UCEDD Network. Webinars scheduled in Fall 2020.
Fall 2020
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MHDD ECHO is a network with real-time access to a team of experts in the field of mental health and developmental disabilities.

The Winter/Spring 2021 team includes a psychologist, clinician, applied behavior analyst, parent, and self-advocate guests with personal experience.

Participants can earn CEUs at no cost.

Via Zoom every other Thursday 10:00 am – 11:30 am (Alaska Time) from January 21 through April 29, 2021.

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Centering Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities During Crises & Emergencies

Presenters: Justice Shorter

2020 has been an active year for crises and emergencies. From the Coronavirus pandemic to the wildfires on the west coast to multiple hurricanes hitting the golf coast/Caribbean territories, people with disabilities are amongst the most impacted. Join us for a webinar specifically on centering individuals with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities during disasters/emergencies and caring for their mental health and well-being.

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2020, 2 PM Eastern Time (New York)

Online Training Modules

We are committed to promoting access to quality mental health care for individuals with developmental disabilities. This is available through accessible training content that centers around the needs and voices of individuals with disabilities. We are committed to amplifying the voices of people with disabilities, reducing communication barriers, acknowledging historical injustices, and promoting accessibility for all.

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