Archived News/Events

Archived News

Date Article
August 29, 2014 Honoring the memory of Peg Dignoti and her lifelong commitment to the disability community
July 9, 2014 Research Director Job Opening at UConn UCEDD
July 9, 2014 From College to Careers: Fostering Inclusion of People with Disabilities in STEM
July 8, 2014 Action Alert: Ask Congress to Support Bill to Prevent Dangerous Restraint and Seclusion
July 3, 2014 Arc Families met with Governor Malloy to discuss the DDS housing crisis
July 2, 2014 AUCD Legislative News In Brief
July 1, 2014 Simsbury's Ojakian Commons On Track For 2015 Completion
July 1, 2014 Infant, Toddler, and Early Childhood Mental Health Competencies: A Comparison of Systems
June 25, 2014 Updated! Early Childhood State Policy Profiles and Young Child Risk Calculator
June 23, 2014 Use of the CLASS-T in the Early Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey
June 23, 2014 Resources to Improve Medicaid for Children and Adolescents
June 20, 2014 Integrating School-based Health Centers with Patient-Centered Medical/Health Homes
June 19, 2014 Continuous Quality Improvement Framework - Supported Resources and Initiatives
June 19, 2014 The Delaware Early Childhood Resource Toolkit (aka Toolkit)
June 13, 2014 Professional Development Opportunities for Special Education Paraeducators
June 13, 2014 Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder
June 13, 2014 Newly released document supporting the importance of preschool education
June 12, 2014 Doctoral program in Early Childhood Intervention
June 12, 2014 Apply for online graduate level Public Health Certificate in Interdisciplinary Disabilities Studies Program (PHCIDS)
June 11, 2014 The NEW Early Childhood Personnel Center website is now online! Click here to see what resources are available to you!
June 6, 2014 FDA Warning – Be aware of False or Misleading claims for Treating Autism
June 6, 2014 How AT Can Help You in the Workplace
June 6, 2014 Congratulations to Families!
June 6, 2014 Available Now: New Video from Congressional Briefing on Implementing Evidence-Based Prevention Programs
April 14, 2014 Access Board’s New Online Guides to ADA & ABA Standards
April 7, 2014 nTIDE Report Highlights Trends and Employment Initiatives
April, 2014 New Infographic from FamilyUSA: African American Health Disparities Compared to Non-Hispanic Whites
March 25, 2014 A Webinar from AUCD’s Early Intervention/Early Childhood (EIEC) Special Interest Group
Improving Child and Family Outcomes: Systems Change Through the Early Childhood Personnel Center (ECPC)
March 20, 2014 Glaring Shortage Of Disabled Support
March 7, 2014 Parental Judgments of Early Childhood Intervention Personnel Practices: Applying a Consumer Science Perspective
February 10, 2014 Report: Autistic Children Restrained Most Often In School
February 9, 2014 Rocky Hill Swimmers Become 'Buddies" To Special Needs Kids
February 7, 2014 Families Speak Up For Disability Rights At Capitol
February, 2014 Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder
January 17, 2014 Aging Parents Of Disabled Adults Need Help
December 20, 2013 UConn Today - A Better Approach to Diagnosing Autism
December 17, 2013 UCEDD Research Director publishes an article on "Non-Specialist Psychosocial Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Intellectual Disability or Lower-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Systematic Review" in PLOS Medicine
December 17, 2013 Research Poster Presentations for Autism
December 9, 2013 Experts Develop Autism Guidelines For Use Statewide
December 9, 2013 Act Early Connecticut releases "Connecticut Guidelines for a Clinical Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder"
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December, 2013 First Annual Report from the Mother and Infant Home Visiting Program Evaluation-Strong Start
November 11, 2013 Landmark Connecticut education suit’s namesake, ‘P.J.’ now works 2 jobs
November 11, 2013 Not all Connecticut special education students fit same mold
November, 2013 Update on Service Coordination Policies and Practices
October 26, 2013 Mich. middle school football team conspires for touching touchdown
October 2013 Investing in Our Future: The Evidence Base on Preschool Education
May 2013 A Collaborative Interagency, Interdisciplinary Approach to Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood
May 2013 A Collaborative Interagency, Interdisciplinary Approach to Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood
2012 — 2013 UCEDD Research Director publishes two Cochrane reviews:
Effectiveness of social skills groups
Early intensive behavioral intervention