2021-2022 START National Online Training Series

September 17, 2021
2021 Virtual SNTI Poster Session Winner Presentation: CA START Alta- Prevalence of Early Childhood Trauma, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Lifelong Trauma and the Impact on Behavioral Health Symptoms and Gaps in Treatment in Individuals with IDD
CA START Alta: Jana Cooper, AMFT and Noemi Beck-Wegner, Psy.D.

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern 

October 15, 2021
Unjust: Race, Disability, and Criminal Justice
Jennifer Sarrett, PhD, w/ guest speaker panel including individuals and families with lived experience: Camille Proctor, The Color of Autism & Candace Coleman, Racial Justice Organizer at Chicago’s Center for Independent Living

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

November 19, 2021
Integrated Mental Health Treatment Guidelines for Prescribers in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Jennifer McLaren, MD, Andrea Caoili, LCSW, Melanie Hecker, MPA

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

December 3, 2021
Special Presentation: Transforming Research Forum (as presented at National Research Consortium Annual Meeting in October 2021)
Jessica Kramer, PhD, OTR/L,  Destiny Watkins, Tawara Goode, MA, Joan B. Beasley, PhD, Micah Peace, Beth Grosso, MSW, and Fiorella Guerrero, MA

Live Q&A at 3:00pm EST/12:00pm PST

January 21, 2022
Self-Advocacy and Disability Identity Development
Melanie Hecker, MPA

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

February 18, 2022
Part 1 of 3: Humanistic Psychology: Origins and Relevance Today
Jill Hinton, PhD

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

March 18, 2022
Part 2 of 3: Point/Counterpoint- Behaviorism & Positive Psychology
Dan Baker, PhD, Joan B. Beasley, PhD; Moderated by Jill Hinton, PhD

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

April 15, 2022
Assessment and Intervention of Suicidality: Special Considerations for Individuals with Intellectual Disability and Autism
Karen Weigle, PhD & Darlene Sweetland, Ph.D.

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern

 

July 29, 2022
Part 3 of 3: Our Perspectives: Behaviorism & Positive Psychology
Russell Lehmann, Motivational speaker & poet; Micah Peace, Advocate, community organizer, researcher; Amanda Stahl, Licensed social worker, Lead Organizer/Counselor at Independence Seekers Project Inc.; Moderated by Beth Grosso,MSW

Live Q&A at 1:00pm eastern