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Current Trainings

Autism 2018 Conference

Innovations in Research and Care

April 27, 2018  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
University of Iowa Center for Disabilities and Development100 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City

Topics will include the role of genetics in autism, benefits of providing clinical services remotely through telehealth, and a program which serves individuals dually diagnosed with intellectual disability and mental illness.

For more information, call 319-335-4141. To register, click here.

Finding Your Way

Workshop in support of families affected by brain injury

Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
The Center, 714 S. Main St. in Council Bluffs

Workshop topics include: powerful tools for the caregiver, understanding changes in your loved one, advocacy, supports and services, and falls prevention assessment.

For more information, call 319-467-7455, email, or click here.


Upcoming Events

2018 Harkin on Wellness Symposium Will Address Preventive Care and Policy

Register Now for New Wellness Event

March 21, 2018, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Parents Hall, Upper Olmsted, Drake University
2875 University Ave, Des Moines

The Harkin Institute is excited to present its latest event, The Harkin on Wellness Symposium, an annual gathering to discuss timely topics associated with wellness and nutrition.

Join the 2018 Harkin on Wellness Symposium, which will address the importance of preventive care and policy. Learn about the latest trends in preventive care and population health and discuss how they can influence health policy, clinical and community care. This event is free to the public and includes lunch and a reception.

To see a full agenda, click here.

Register now!

2018 National ADA Symposium

Workshops, Events, and Other Learning Opportunities Covering All Facets of the ADA

June 17-20, 2018 
Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown

This year's Symposium offers 6 Pre-Conference Sessions, 100 Breakout Sessions and 5 In-Depth Advanced Workshops from over 100 presenters and experts across the country.  Whether you're new to the ADA or have been involved since 1990, from novice to advanced learner, this symposium has sessions to fit every need and area of interest. Meet the experts and learn the latest about the ADA.

Register today to secure your attendance!

Training Sources

Access to Training

Our Training Sources page provides links to a variety of training resources that are available on an ongoing basis. Most of these resources are online, available any day, any time. Check websites for fees associated with the trainings.

The Conner Training Connection makes every effort to assure these listings are up-to-date. Visit our Training Sources page.

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Training Calendar

Please visit our interactive calendar to find trainings on disability-related topics, including autism, brain injury, mental health, self-advocacy and transition. We invite you to share trainings with us and others using the "Add Event" button on this calendar.

Please visit our Contact Us page on this website for more information or support.