Upcoming Events

NADSP Annual Meeting and Conference: The Sixth One

Start date: September 11, 2020

End date: September 12, 2020

Location: Hyatt Regency Milwaukee

NADSP is bringing together Direct Support Professionals and others to improve practice standards, promote system reform, and advance knowledge, skills and values. The NADSP Annual Meeting & Conference: ‘The Sixth One’ will take place in Milwaukee, WI from September 11th – 12th, 2020 and lead up to the nationally-recognized Direct Support Professional Recognition Week.

Reinventing Quality 2020

Start date: August 9, 2020

End date: August 11, 2020

Location: Baltimore Renaissance Harborplace Hotel

The Reinventing Quality conference started in 1991, sponsored by the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) and the Research and Training Center on Community Living at the University of Minnesota. The first few conferences were held in Chicago, and then the meeting started to circulate around the country. In the fall of […]

2020 Moving Mountains Award Informational Session 2

Date: December 19, 2019

Time: 15:00 PM - 16:00 PM

Location: Via Webinar

Learn more about the 2020 Moving Mountain Awards through this interactive live webinar. Ask your questions in real time and learn about previous winners and the application process. Through a partnership of the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP), the Research and Training Center on Community Living at the University of Minnesota and the American Network of […]

Let’s Talk With Dave Hingsburger: Sepsis; What is It and What you Need to Know as Direct Support Professionals

Date: December 18, 2019

Time: 14:00-15:00

Location: Via Webinar

What do you know about sepsis? Can it kill you? How does it affect people with developmental disabilities? Can it be prevented? Learn the answers to all these questions as well as what to look out for in sepsis in our upcoming webinar on December 18th, 2019. Featuring: Dr. Yona Lunsky is Director of the […]

Finding the Balance: Person-Centered Supports that Honor Safety and Dignity of Risk

Date: December 17, 2019

Time: 14:30 PM - 16:00 PM

Location: Via Webinar

Presented by National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems Person-centered supports must ensure that people have opportunities to make informed choices and to be supported in managing the risks that come with some decisions. Support providers have a direct role in helping people to live lives of their choosing and often face the challenge […]

2020 Moving Mountains Award Informational Session 1

Date: December 13, 2019

Time: 15:00 PM - 16:00 PM

Location: Via Webinar

Learn more about the 2020 Moving Mountain Awards through this interactive live webinar. Ask your questions in real time and learn about previous winners and the application process. Through a partnership of the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP), the Research and Training Center on Community Living at the University of Minnesota and the American Network of […]