Full Calendar

We appreciate your interest in the Delaware Network for Autism Excellence (DNEA). Please check back as we update our training schedule each month.


Week of Sep 18th

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September 18, 2023
September 19, 2023(2 events)

11:00 am: ICA Meeting

September 19, 2023

This meeting will be conducted virtually and in-person.

Virtual meeting link:


In-person location:

Milford Wellness Village

Conference Room

21 W. Clarke Ave.
Milford, DE 19963

Use Conference Entrance off Kings Highway. Parking available in lot off Kings Highway. Enter building, walk up the ramp, conference room at the end of the ramp on the right.

1:00 pm: Supporting Family-led Development Monitoring. Learn the Signs. Act Early: Provider Training

September 19, 2023

New legislation (HB202) will require that all childcare centers engage in developmental screening using the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ). The LTSAE training, Supporting Family-Led Developmental Monitoring, will help prepare you for this important change that is coming to Delaware.

This training will:

  • introduce participants to the importance of developmental monitoring;
  • provide an overview of the state’s developmental screener – the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ);
  • explain the state’s process for referring children to early intervention services; and
  • describe the types of early intervention services available to different ages of children. 

Please note:  There are two ways to attend the Learn the Signs. Act Early. provider training, Supporting Family-Led Developmental Monitoring: DIEEC/STARS Continuing Education Credits or Eventbrite.  Please navigate to the “Registration” link below for more information.

Registration:   https://www.cds.udel.edu/ltsae/register/


September 20, 2023(1 event)

12:00 pm: Understanding Autism and Strategies for Child Care Providers

September 20, 2023

The Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism (DNEA), housed at UD’s Center for Disabilities Studies, offers training and technical assistance that benefits individuals with autism, their families, and the professionals who serve them. We are pleased to announce our statewide virtual training schedule designed to introduce participants to the core characteristics of autism and practices that provide support in a variety of settings.

This training was developed by the Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism for early childhood care providers.  The training is designed to develop an understanding of autism and how it impacts children differently. In addition, the training provides strategies to support young children with autism in a childcare setting.

Please note:  There are two ways to attend the Understanding Autism and Strategies for Child Care Providers; please select one option:

1) Register through DIEEC to obtain Continuing Education Credits

If you would like to receive STARS continuing education credits through DIEEC, please go to the DIEEC training calendar and search “Understanding Autism and Strategies for Child Care Providers”


2) Register through Eventbrite to obtain a DNEA certificate of attendance.  

If you do not have an account with DIEEC or do not wish to receive continuing education credits, you may register through our Eventbrite page.

Please email Katie Booz at boozkp@udel.edu for any accommodation requests. Please submit any accommodation requests at least 72 hours in advance in order to ensure accommodations can be coordinated and provided.

Event Details

September 21, 2023
September 22, 2023(1 event)

4:00 pm: Milford Wellness Village Fest

September 22, 2023

Join the DNEA at the Milford Wellness Village Fair, an evening of family friendly activities, food and drink, and live entertainment from The Funsters! Friday, September 22 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Event Details

September 23, 2023
September 24, 2023