Conferences & Workshops

Upcoming conferences and workshops for persons served, their families, self-advocates, and providers.


Charting the LifeCourse Showcase 2021, May 20, 2021

The UMKC Institute of Human Development presents the Charting the LifeCourse Showcase 2021 on May 20, 2021 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.  This virtual event will bring together advocates, family leaders, professionals and other stakeholders on the journey of learning, sharing and networking around the LifeCourse framework and tools.  LifeCourse Core Belief: All people have the right to live, love, work, play, and pursue their own life aspirations.  Cost is $50.  Go HERE for more information.

Thompson Center's Parent Conference, October 13, 2021

The Thompson Center presents its 16th annual Parent Conference on October 13, 2021 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in St. Louis – Chesterfield.   This is a one-day conference for parents, grandparents, and caregivers of individuals with autism.  Cost is $20 and includes lunch.  Go HERE for more information.