Training

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UC UCEDD trains future professionals through interdisciplinary training programs and provides current professionals with continuing education. Training and continuing education prepare professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to provide: 1) evidence-based, family-centered, and culturally competent clinical services for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families and; 2) leadership in clinical services, research, policy and advocacy, and teaching.

UCEDD Training

UC UCEDD provides interdisciplinary and disciplinary clinical training to graduate students and post-doctoral students through practicum and specialized experiences in the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.


Leadership Training

Learn more about UCEDD leadership training at our site for the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) Training Program

Training and Event Announcements


2017 Transition Bootcamp Sessions (dates and details also listed below)


Employment First and Home and Community Based Services Public Forum, Cleveland

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Morning Session: 10:30am-12:30pm *choose one
Evening Session: 5:30pm-7:30pm *choose one
Cuyahoga Public Library – Independence Branch, Meeting Room, 6361 Selig Drive, Independence, OH 44131
More information
Register online
Directions, parking and public transportation


Employment First and Home and Community Based Services Public Forum, Toledo

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Morning Session: 10:00am – 12:00pm *choose one
Evening Session: 6:00pm – 8:00pm *choose one
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library (West Toledo Branch), 1320 Sylvania Ave., Toledo, OH 43612
More information
Register online
Directions, parking and public transportation


The Future Is Now, future planning sessions for families with an aging caregiver

Thursday, June 1, 2017
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Starfire Council, 5030 Oaklawn Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Future is Now is a five-part series designed to help aging caregivers and their family members make plans for the future. These sessions are specifically designed for families that include a member with a disability whose caregiver is age 60 or older. All members of the family are encouraged to attend, including caregivers, the family member with a disability, siblings of the family members with a disability and close family friends.
More information
To register, contact Dawn at 513-559-6814 or dawn.freudenberg@hamiltondds.org


Transition Bootcamp Session: Financial Planning

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenters: Chris Collier, CLU, ChSNC, Innova Financial Group & Laura Drake, Community Management Fund Management Foundation, Southern Ohio
More information
Register online


The Future Is Now, future planning sessions for families with an aging caregiver

Thursday, June 8, 2017
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Starfire Council, 5030 Oaklawn Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Future is Now is a five-part series designed to help aging caregivers and their family members make plans for the future. These sessions are specifically designed for families that include a member with a disability whose caregiver is age 60 or older. All members of the family are encouraged to attend, including caregivers, the family member with a disability, siblings of the family members with a disability and close family friends.
More information
To register, contact Dawn at 513-559-6814 or dawn.freudenberg@hamiltondds.org


Employment First and Home and Community Based Services Public Forum, Columbus

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Morning Session: 10:00am – 12:00pm *choose one
Evening Session: 7:00pm – 8:30pm *choose one
Grandview Heights Public Library, 1685 West First Avenue, Columbus, OH 43212
More information
Register online
Directions, parking and public transportation


IEP Interactive Workshop

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
or
Friday, June 16, 2017, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Medical Office Building, 3430 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229, 5th Floor Conference Room 201/202
In this workshop you’ll learn how to work with your IEP team in developing goals and services that meet your child’s specific special education needs.
More information
Register online


The Future Is Now, future planning sessions for families with an aging caregiver

Thursday, June 15, 2017
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Starfire Council, 5030 Oaklawn Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Future is Now is a five-part series designed to help aging caregivers and their family members make plans for the future. These sessions are specifically designed for families that include a member with a disability whose caregiver is age 60 or older. All members of the family are encouraged to attend, including caregivers, the family member with a disability, siblings of the family members with a disability and close family friends.
More information
To register, contact Dawn at 513-559-6814 or dawn.freudenberg@hamiltondds.org


Healthy Lifestyles Train the Trainer Workshop

Monday June 19 & Tuesday, June 20 (all participants must attend both sessions)
8:00am – 4:30pm
Hilton Garden Inn Toledo Perrysburg, 6165 Levis Commons Blvd, Parlor C, Perrysburg, OH 43551
More information
Register online


Transition Bootcamp Session: ABLE/STABLE Savings Account in Ohio

Thursday, June 22, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenters: Matt Curoe, Fifth Third Bank & Doug Jackson, Ohio Treasurer’s Office
More information
Register online


The Future Is Now, future planning sessions for families with an aging caregiver

Thursday, June 22, 2017
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Starfire Council, 5030 Oaklawn Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Future is Now is a five-part series designed to help aging caregivers and their family members make plans for the future. These sessions are specifically designed for families that include a member with a disability whose caregiver is age 60 or older. All members of the family are encouraged to attend, including caregivers, the family member with a disability, siblings of the family members with a disability and close family friends.
More information
To register, contact Dawn at 513-559-6814 or dawn.freudenberg@hamiltondds.org


Making Mammography Accessible for Women with Disabilities Training Seminar

Saturday, June 24, 2017
8:00am – 3:30pm
Hilton Garden Inn Toledo Perrysburg, 6165 Levis Commons Blvd, Parlor C, Perrysburg, OH 43551
More information
Register online


The Future Is Now, future planning sessions for families with an aging caregiver

Thursday, June 29, 2017
6:00pm – 8:30pm
Starfire Council, 5030 Oaklawn Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Future is Now is a five-part series designed to help aging caregivers and their family members make plans for the future. These sessions are specifically designed for families that include a member with a disability whose caregiver is age 60 or older. All members of the family are encouraged to attend, including caregivers, the family member with a disability, siblings of the family members with a disability and close family friends.
More information
To register, contact Dawn at 513-559-6814 or dawn.freudenberg@hamiltondds.org


Transition Bootcamp Session: Healthcare Transition from Pediatric to Adult Healthcare

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenters: Abby Nye, MD & Jason Woodward, MD, Transition Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Register online


Transition Bootcamp Session: Understanding the Transition Individual Education Plan (IEP) Process

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenters: Patrick Wong & Sharon Rieke, Hamilton County Educational Services Center
Register online


Transition Bootcamp Session: Medicaid and Your County Waiver Services

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenters: Davona Jeter, Job and Family Services; Jessica Purkiser, Butler County DD Services; Antonio Aikens, Hamilton County DD Services; Tony Hidy, Warren County DD Services; Shonya Agin, Clermont County Job and Family Services
Register online


Transition Bootcamp Session: Guardianship and Alternatives

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Office Building (MOB), 3430 Burnet Ave., 5th Floor, Rooms 5.201 & 5.202, Cincinnati, OH 45229
Presenter: Andrew Brennan, Disability Rights Ohio (DRO)
Register online


Transition Bootcamp: Save the Date

Friday, October 27, 2017
7:30am – 3:00pm
Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246
Topics covered include: Transition IEP, Behavior Supports, Post-secondary Education Options, Employment, Community Inclusion, Advocacy, Healthcare Transition, Social Security and Medicaid, Guardianship, Financial Planning and more!