Attendees of our conference


Event Details

  • Date: May 6, 2013 - May 9, 2013
  • Location:

    Hilton New York
    1335 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY, 10019


  • Contact: Abbe Wittenberg

All Events

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Who Attends

Physicians, direct service professionals, social workers, physical and occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, administrators, higher education faculty, general education and special education professionals, early intervention staff, behavioral health professionals, family members, people with disabilities and anyone working or interested in the field of developmental and learning disabilities.


The International Conference focuses on programs, services and policies that enhance the lives of people with developmental and learning disabilities and their families. Some session topics may include:

Advocacy/Self-Determination • Aging • Autism/ASD • Challenging Behavior • Clinical Issues & Practices • Day Services • Dual Diagnosis • Early Childhood • Employment Training • Family Supports • Health Care/Medical • Inclusion • Learning Disabilities • Legal, Ethical & Policy Issues • Life Planning • Management/Supervisory • Media/Public Relations • Psychopharmacology • Quality of Life • Residential Services • Sexuality • Special Education • Staff Training • Technology • Transition • TBI • Women's Issues • Workforce

The 2013 International Conference will be at The Hilton New York.

2013 Fee Schedule


Early Bird 


Full Time Student Early Bird 

Full Time Student Regular 

 4 Days (May 6 - May 9)





 3 Days





 2 Days





 1 Day





Early Bird Registration: To receive the Early Bird discount your registration must be postmarked or faxed no later than March 8, 2013.

Pre-Registration Deadline:  Registration and payment must be postmarked or faxed no later than April 22, 2013.

After April 22, 2013 pre-registration will be closed, but you may register at the On-site registration desk located on the 2nd floor Promenade.

Group Discount: For six or more attendees from the same organization, deduct 20% from total amount.

Conference fees are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. All refunds must be requested in writing and postmarked or faxed no later than April 22, 2013. A $40.00 processing fee per registration will be deducted from each refund. There will be no refunds for cancellations made after April 22, 2013. Payment is required for any open purchase orders that have not been cancelled by April 22, 2013 regardless of registrant participation.

For questions about attending, please contact our Conference Planner, Abbe Wittenberg, at or 212-273-6472.