Mark Your Calendars!
2020 AAIDD-LA Annual Meeting and Conference
September 16-18 in Alexandria, LA
Come celebrate our Centennial year and see why this conference has been selected as one of the best in the state for people with disabilities and their support network
We welcome you to experience a learning event like no other!
To submit a presentation for our conference please complete the
Deadline for submission is February 29, 2020
Important Information Regarding our
Spring CEU Workshops
In light of the Public Health Emergency concerning the coronavirus disease and the recent guidelines issued by the CDC, our Spring CEU Workshops are postponed until further notice. We are working diligently to be able to offer an alternative educational opportunity to our members and guests, and remain committed to your safety and well-being during any of our scheduled events. More information will be available in the next few days regarding our plans. We thank you for your interest in our workshops, and hope that you will continue to support our efforts to provide educational opportunities to people with disabilities and their support network.
We continue to hope that you and everyone around you remains healthy and safe during this difficult time.
AAIDD-LA Board of Directors
Dr Joyce Louden identified as a Fellow of the AAIDD
On January 7, 2020, AAIDD announced its newly identified Fellows of AAIDD (FAAIDD). One of the announced Fellows is our very own Joyce Louden, Ph.D. Dr. Louden currently serves as the secretary of the Louisiana Chapter of AAIDD and she earned her Ph.D., in Social Psychology from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1979. She currently works for the State of Louisiana as the Director of Education and Training for the Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities. She has a long history working with AAIDD - LA and has served various positions on the board. Recently, she was selected to serve on the national Board of Directors for AAIDD.
A well-deserved recognition for Dr. Louden. Congratulations from your friends at AAIDD-LA!