Subject: YAI/NIPD - International Conference: May 4 - 8th, 2009, NYC
The YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities’ Network will host its 30th Anniversary International Conference, entitled “Building on Abilities: Promoting Person-Centered Programs and Policies” on May 4- May 8, 2009 at the Crowne Plaza Manhattan Hotel in New York City, located at 1605 Broadway. This year’s conference is designed for professionals, family members and individuals with developmental and learning disabilities. The more than 170 seminars and workshops will focus on key issues, including: Advocacy, Aging, Autism, Challenging Behaviors, Clinical Issues, Day Services, Early Intervention, Family Supports, Health Care, Inclusion, Positive Behavioral Support, Residential, Self-determination, Sensory Integration, Sexuality/Socialization, Spectrum Disorders, Transition, and Workforce Issues. Please visit www.yai.org/conference to request a brochure or register on-line. For more information, please contact Abe Wittenberg at 212-273-6193 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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