​Basic DLA-20 Trainings (Register for one date ONLY)

The Daily Living Activities instrument (DLA-20) is an assessment that fulfills a requirement for service authorization/reauthorization requests for adults in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) programs, mobile treatment programs, Psychiatric Rehabilitation Programs (PRPs), and Residential Rehabilitation Programs (RRPs). Completing one session of this training is REQUIRED for any staff members assessing adults in these programs.

The Behavioral Health Administration sponsors this training free of charge through the University of Maryland’s Training Center and Evidence-Based Practice Centers. CEUs and Certificates of Attendance will be provided. Registration will be open until one week prior to the training session. If your organization would like to train at least 10 staff members, we may be able to arrange for a training to take place at your facility. To make this request, please email us at dla20@som.umaryland.edu ​and provide agency name, address and the email address for a contact person. 

The schedule of training sessions below is regularly updated, so please check back to find a training that fits your schedule. If you have completed this training, please consider attending an Additional Training on the DLA-20​.   

Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018  Register to attend
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Department of Social Services Conference Room 301 Bay Street #5, Easton MD 21601
Trainer: Ellen Weston 

Date:  Wednesday, January 31, 2018  Register to attend
Time:12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainer: Ellen Weston 

Date: Friday, February 2, 2018  Register to attend​
Time: 9:30-1:00 (arrive by 9:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Maryland Dep’t. of Transportation, Harry Hughes Suite  1 &2, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Ellen Weston

Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018  Register to attend
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Cornerstone Montgomery 1398 Lamberton Drive Silver Spring, MD 20902
Trainer: Ellen Weston 

Date:  Wednesday, February 14, 2018  Register to attend​
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainer: Ellen Weston 

Date: Monday, March 5, 23018  Register to attend
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 training 
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones 

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Register to attend​
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type training: Basic DLA-20 Training
Location: Cornerstone Montgomery 1398 Lamberton Drive Silver Spring, MD 20902
Trainer: Ellen Weston 

Date: Monday, March 26, 2018  Register to attend
Time: 9:30-1:00 (arrive by 9:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 training 
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones 

Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Register to attend
Time: 9:30-1:00 (arrive by 9:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 training 
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones 

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018  Register to attend
Time: 9:30-1:00 (arrive by 9:15)
Type Training: Basic DLA-20 
Location: Maryland Dep’t. of Transportation, Harry Hughes Suite  1 &2, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018  Register to attend
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type of Training: Basic DLA-20 training 
Location: Spring Grove Hospital Center Dix Building, lower level,  Copy 39.2620,-76.7242 if you use GPS, Catonsville MD  21228
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones 

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018 Register to attend
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type Training: Basic DLA-20 
Location: Maryland Dep’t. of Transportation, Harry Hughes Suite  1 &2, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainers: Ellen Weston, Amanda Jones

Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018  Register to attend​
Time: 12:30-4:00 (arrive by 12:15)
Type: Basic
Location: The Mental Health Center of Western Md 1180 Professional Court Hagerstown, MD 21740
Trainer: Ellen Weston 





Future training dates coming.

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