START National Online Training Series
This annual, highly popular, supplemental training series is designed to provide innovative and topic-focused online training to START program members and their local community partners. Trainings from this series are released once a month to the START Network (typically on the 3rd Friday of each month) from September to April. These online trainings are free for participants and are facilitated by START program members in centralized locations within their service region so that all participants can learn as a group. Please note, these trainings are only available to START programs and their local community partners. Refer to our Locations map to identify a START program in your area.
9/15/17 Training Evaluation
Please click the link below to evaluate the September 15th National Online Training Series session. You must complete this evaluation to receive CEUs.
2017-2018 START National Online Training Series Schedule
Click on any of the titles below to learn more about each training.
September 15 | Disabling Segregation: Creating a Culture of Inclusion
Featuring a LIVE Q&A Zoom session with presenter Dan Habib from 1:00 pm-1:30 pm EST
Dan Habib, Filmmaker and Project Director, Institute on Disability at UNH
October 20 | Trauma During Childhood
Dr. Jill Hinton, Clinical Director, Center for START Services
November 17 | Substance Use Among People with I/DD (2 Part Presentation)
Dr. Elspeth Slayter, Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at Salem State University
January 19 | Genetic Syndromes Associated with I/DD
Dr. Lauren R Charlot, Trainer & Consultant, Center for START Services
February 16 | Surviving and Thriving: Health and Wellness as a Game Changer
Karen Luken, MS, Disability and Health Consultant, Medical Health Home Initiative
March 16 | Best Practices in School Settings for Supporting Students with Complex Needs
Don Kincaid, EdD, University of South Florida, College of Community and Behavioral Sciences
April 20 | From Stability to Flourishing…. Practical Strategies for Promoting Mental Wellness
Dan Baker, PhD , Internal Reviewer & Successful Life Project Clinical Supervisor; Jensen/Olmstead Quality Assurance and Compliance Office, Minnesota Department of Human Services