DLA-20* Functional Assessment Training Sessions 

(Register for one date ONL​Y)​​

Training Eligibility:

PLEASE NOTE THAT TRAINING SESSIONS ARE RESERVED EXCLUSIVELY FOR DESIGNATED STAFF OF MARYLAND-BASED PROVIDER AGENCIES THAT ARE LICENSED BY THE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ADMINISTRATION (BHA) UNDER COMAR (CODE OF MARYLAND REGULATIONS) 10.63 AS ONE OF THE FOLLOWING PROGRAM TYPES:

1) MOBILE TREATMENT SERVICES (MTS) PROGRAMS, INCLUDING ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT (ACT) PROGRAMS (ONLY ADULT PROGRAMS)

2) PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION PROGRAMS (PRP) FOR ADULTS

3) RESIDENTIAL REHABILITATION PROGRAMS (RRP)


The DLA-20 functional assessment fulfills the Maryland Medicaid requirement for a core standardized assessment tool. This training session or an equivalent training session delivered by a credentialed trainer approved by MTM Services is a requirement for all Maryland-based provider agency staff who perform assessments on adults who receive MTS, ACT, PRP, or RRP services within the Public Behavioral Health System (PBHS)..

BHA sponsors this training free of charge to eligible Maryland-based provider staff through the University of Maryland School of Medicine Training and Evidence-Based Practice Centers. If you represent an eligible  agency with at least 12 staff to train, we may be able to arrange for a training at your facility. To make this request, please email us at dla20@som.umaryland.edu  and provide your agency name, address and the email address for a contact person. 

Registration will be open until one week prior to the date of the training session. The schedule of training sessions below is regularly updated, so please check back frequently to find a training date and time that fits your schedule. If a training you need to attend is full or closed, please contact dla20@som.umaryland.edu  to make a request for an on-site registration.

As an accredited academic institution, the University of Maryland School of Medicine Training Center is an approved sponsor of the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for 3.25 Continuing Education credits (Category 1) for licensed social workers in Maryland; as a sponsor of 3.25 Continuing Education (CE) acceptable to the Maryland Board of Examiners of Psychologists; and 3.25 Continuing Education Units (Category A) by the Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists, upon completion of this training and a completed evaluation. The University of Maryland School of Medicine Training Center maintains responsibility for this program. A Certificate of Attendance will be made available for all other disciplines.  

 

*The DLA-20 is a copyrighted tool available for use after a 3.5 hour training conducted by a credentialed trainer approved by MTM Services. For non-Maryland-based provider agency staff,  please contact MTM Services: https://www.mtmservices.org/contact


Date: Thursday December 12, 2019 Register to attend​
Times: 12:30 - 4:00 pm (arrive by 12:15 for sign-in)
Location: Worchester County Health Department; 6040 Public Landing Rd; Snow Hill, MD 32863
Trainer: Kris Wright

Date: Friday December 13, 2019 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Cornerstone Montgomery, 1398 Lamberton​ Dr., Silver Spring MD 20902​
Trainer: Kris Wright ​

Date: Monday December 16, 2019 Register to attend​
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location:  Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Harry Hughes Suites 1&2, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Kris Wright 

Date: Thursday,​ January 7, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm (arrive by 10:15 for sign-in; includes 40 min break for lunch - you may bring or make use of vending machines)
Location: Elkridge Branch Library; Belmont/Hockley Rooms; 6540 Washington Blvd; Elkridge MD, 21075
Trainer: Kris Wright ​

Date: Monday, January 13, 2020 Register to attend 
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Charles County Health Department; 4545 Crain Highway, Conference Rooms A&B; Waldorf, MD, 20695
Trainer: Kris Wright ​

Date: Wednesday,​ January 29, 2020​ Register to attend
Times: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm (arrive by 10:15 for sign-in; includes 40 min break for lunch - you may bring or make use of vending machines)
Location: Miller Branch Public Library, Patapsco/Avalon Rooms, 9421 Frederick Rd Ellicott City MD 21042
Trainer: Kris Wright

Date: Friday, January 31, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location:  Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Harry Hughes Suites 1&2, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Kris Wright 

Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 12:30 -4:00 pm (arrive by 12:15 for sign-in)​
Location:  Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Harry Hughes Suites 1&2, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Kris Wright 

Date: Monday February 10, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Cornerstone Montgomery, 1398 Lamberton​ Dr., Silver Spring MD 20902​
Trainer: Kris Wright ​

Date: Wedsday, February 26, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 12:30 -4:00 pm (arrive by 12:15 for sign-in)​
Location:  Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Harry Hughes Suites 1&2, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Kris Wright 

Date: Friday, March 13, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location:  Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Harry Hughes Suites 1&2, Hanover, MD 21076
Trainer: Kris Wright 

Date: Monday, March 16, 2020 Register to attend​
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Charles County Health Department; 4545 Crain Highway, Conference Rooms A&B; Waldorf, MD, 20695
Trainer: Kris Wright ​​

Date: Friday March 27, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Cornerstone Montgomery, 1398 Lamberton​ Dr., Silver Spring MD 20902​
Trainer: Kris Wright ​​

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Register to attend​
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: Department of Social Services; 301 Bay Street, Unit 5; Easton, MD 21601
Trainer: Kris Wright ​​

Date: Thursday, April 2, 2020 Register to attend
Times: 9:30 am -1:00 pm (arrive by 9:15 for sign-in)​
Location: The Mental Health Center of Western Md | 1180 Professional Court | Hagerstown, Md 21740​
Trainer: Kris Wright ​​​

Future training dates coming.​

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