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February 2020

MI-LEND Application 2020-21 Academic Year

February 1 - May 1
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What is MI-LEND? MIchigan Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (MI-LEND) is an interdisciplinary leadership training program. MI-LEND trains Michigan's emerging health care and social service leaders with the goal of improving the health of infants, children, and adolescents with or at risk for Autism and neurodevelopmental disabilities. MI-LEND faculty members are located at several Michigan universities and The Family Center, Michigan's Title V program. The year-long training program focuses on developing family-centered, culturally competent, interdisciplinary leadership skills.Who should apply? Individuals eligible to…

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April 2020

Behavioral Coding Symposium

April 16 - April 17
Center for Human Growth and Development CHGD, North Ingalls Building, 10th Floor 300 N. Ingalls Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5406 United States
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Free

Data are often collected from children using direct observation because self-report by the children themselves is not possible. This symposium will provide perspectives on the state of the science regarding the use of observational coding of behavior as a research tool. Internal and external speakers from different research labs and traditions will share their views on the value of and their approach to observational coding, and provide examples of using this method to study children across a range of domains…

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EPLI Trainer Focus Days

April 16 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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One event on June 15, 2020 at 8:30 am

One event on June 16, 2020 at 8:30 am

Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, 219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
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EPLI Trainer Focus Days are intended for new applicants and current EPLI Level 1 Trainers. The agenda for these Focus Days will include deepening your knowledge of concepts in that module, building your fluency to deliver the content effectively, as well as a myriad of general training strategies (e.g. active engagement, responding to tough questions, understanding the intention of slides and activities). As part of the process, you will be required to complete a Trainer Formative Assessment for each Trainer…

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Strengthening LOCUS Training Skills

April 20
Hampton Inn & Suites Okemos, 2200 Hampton Pl
Okemos, MI 48864 United States
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*REQUIRED: Thorough understanding of the LOCUS & Completion of MDHHS approved LOCUS Train-the-Trainer. This workshop is designed for those individuals who currently or will be providing LOCUS training, coaching, and/or mentoring.  Focus is on helping participants to enhance their skills as a LOCUS trainer while identifying skill building opportunities and activities within their trainings.  Participants will have the opportunity to develop or work on a Training Plan for their organizations to assist with LOCUS integration.  Time will be provided for questions…

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Independent Facilitation Training

April 21 - April 22
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One event on April 28, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on June 2, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on August 18, 2020 at 12:00 am

The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute offers training to prepare individuals to serve as Independent Facilitators. Independent facilitation is part of the person-centered planning process.  It assures you that you have an ally in directing your person-centered planning meeting. What does an Independent Facilitator do? Conduct a pre-meeting with the consumer to identify individual needs and strengths Organize a fun, yet productive, meeting Record information in an understandable, concise format Ask probing, yet sensitive open-ended questions Encourage brainstorming, problem-solving, and action…

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19th Annual START Conference

April 27
Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, 219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
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$30 – $105

Registration Information Session Descriptions and Presentation Handouts Agenda Conference Flyer Continuing Education Credits Room Block Information

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19th Annual START Conference

April 27 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, 219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
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$105

Registration will open on December 2, 2019. REGISTRATION INFORMATION Registration will open on December 2, 2019. Please note: we can only accept credit cards for payment for the registration fee.  Regular: $105.00 (Fee includes coffee, morning refreshments, and lunch) Student: $30.00 (Individual should be an active student and not employed full-time) (Fee includes coffee, morning refreshments, and lunch) Parent or family member of a child with a disability: $75 (Fee includes coffee, morning refreshments, and lunch) The Family Center for Children and Youth…

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Independent Facilitation Training

April 28 - April 29
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One event on April 28, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on June 2, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on August 18, 2020 at 12:00 am

The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute offers training to prepare individuals to serve as Independent Facilitators. Independent facilitation is part of the person-centered planning process.  It assures you that you have an ally in directing your person-centered planning meeting. What does an Independent Facilitator do? Conduct a pre-meeting with the consumer to identify individual needs and strengths Organize a fun, yet productive, meeting Record information in an understandable, concise format Ask probing, yet sensitive open-ended questions Encourage brainstorming, problem-solving, and action…

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May 2020

Prevention Prepared Communities

May 7
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One event on May 7, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on July 28, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on August 31, 2020 at 12:00 am

$35

Prevention Prepared Communities (PPC) operate as systems of prevention in communities across the United States. Prevention Prepared Communities involve creating communities where individuals, families, schools, faith-based organizations, and workplaces take action to promote emotional health and reduce the likelihood of mental illness, substance abuse, and suicide. (SAMHSA) The Prevention Prepared Communities training is predicated on provider agencies role and responsibility in producing outcomes (systems, behavioral, and process outcomes) for the individuals and communities they serve. This training provides them the…

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June 2020

Independent Facilitation Training

June 2 - June 3
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One event on April 28, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on June 2, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on August 18, 2020 at 12:00 am

The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute offers training to prepare individuals to serve as Independent Facilitators. Independent facilitation is part of the person-centered planning process.  It assures you that you have an ally in directing your person-centered planning meeting. What does an Independent Facilitator do? Conduct a pre-meeting with the consumer to identify individual needs and strengths Organize a fun, yet productive, meeting Record information in an understandable, concise format Ask probing, yet sensitive open-ended questions Encourage brainstorming, problem-solving, and action…

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