Strategies for Providing Mental Health Interventions for the DD/MH Population

National Child Traumatic Stress Network Group (NCTSN):

Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD):

California Department of Developmental Services (DDS):

DMH + UCA Prevention Center of Excellence’s trainings on serving those with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities – all courses are free after setting up a free account:

National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)’s Trauma and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Toolkit – create a free account if you don’t have one:


Westside Regional Center project resources funded by MHSA:

  • Evidence-Based Practices for Dual Diagnosis Project homepage – of note:
    • 1. TF-CBT Training Curriculum
    • 3. Adapted TF-CBT Training Curriculum
    • 7. DBT for Special Populations Parent Training Curriculum
    • 8. DBT for Special Populations Clinician Training Curriculum
    • 9. Triple P Stepping Stones Training Curriculum
    • 9. Triple P for Parents of Children with a Disability


Trainings on the Web

  • San Diego Certificate of Excellence in the area of Dual Diagnosis (a developmental disability combined with a mental health disorder):
  • National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) “The Road to Recovery: Supporting Children with IDD Who Have Experienced Trauma Toolkit” – information and download instructions


Last updated: 4/12/19