DIRFloortime® Course Catalog

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ICDL is the official home of the DIRFloortime® Training Program. Starting with our Introduction to DIR® and DIRFloortime® course, participants can progress through our certificate courses to become a DIRFloortime® practitioner. Please review the DIRFloortime® Training Program page for important information. We also recommend that you review the continuing education and course curriculum pages before registering. Most of our courses are open to participants from anywhere in the world. Most are posted in US Eastern Time (New York) just for consistency. Please check the time difference in your region.

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DIR 101: An Introduction to DIR® and DIRFloortime®
DIR 101 is a 12-hour course.   Click Here to View the Learning Objectives

Pricing: Professionals start at $179 (prices vary) and Parents of Children with Special Need start at $109 (prices vary)

Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
 DIR 101
 Live Online 
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
October 29 - November 6, 2019

8:00-11:00 PM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Gil Tippy, PsyD
Register Here
  DIR 101
 Live Online 


Mondays and Thursdays,
December 2 - 12, 2019

1:00 - 4:00PM US Eastern Time ZoneJeffrey J. Guenzel, MA, LPC
Courtney St. Germain, MS, OTR/L
  Register Here
  DIR 101 en Espanol
 Live Online en Espanol
Mondays, 
November 18, 25 December 2, 9, 2019
8:00 - 11:00 PM US ET
(New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Gabriela Michaca Abrego  Register Here
  DIR 101 in Russian
 Live Online на русском
по воскресеньям
1, 8 и 15 декабря
11:00-15:00 по московскому времени

Open to participants worldwide
Алена Акулова
 Register Here
  DIR 101 in Korean
Live Online
한국어로

Wednesdays and Thursdays
October 23, 24, 30, 31 2019

7:00 - 10:00PM Seoul Time (South Korea)Hyun-Jeong Kwon기재
 DIR 101
At the ICDL Therapy & Training Center
in Livingston, NJ
Register Here
Monday and Tuesday
October 21 & 22, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Each Day Jefferey Guenzel, MA, LPC
Courtney St Germain, MS,
OTR/L
 Register Here
DIR 101
Atlanta, GA
Thursdays
November 14 & 21, 2019
12:00 - 6:30PM Each Day


L Michael Fields, MS, LPC
Register Here
DIR 101
Vernal, UT
Thursday & Friday
October 24 & 25, 2019
10/24: 9:00 AM - 5:00PM
10/25: 9:00 - 3:00PM


Gil Tippy, PsyD
Register Here
DIR 101
Rochester, NY
Wednesdays
October 30 and November 6, 2019
8:30AM-3:30PM Local Time


Jackie Bartell, MSEd

Register Here
 DIR 101
Melbourne, Australia
November 7 & 8, 2019 9:00 - 17:00  Jeffrey Guenzel, MA, LPC


 Register Here
  Approved DIR 101
Belo Horizonte
Brazil
Sexta feira e Sabado
18 a 19 de Outubro de 2019
Contact organizer for details.

Classe em Portuguese
Patricia Piacentini Information and registration:
Karlen Pargel
41-999082001 

 
ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Varzea
Brazil
Sexta feira e Sabado
15 a 16 de Novembro de 2019
Contact organizer for details.

Classe em Portuguese
Patricia Piacentini  Information and registration:
Equipo arco Iris
19-99200-3934
contato@equipearcoiris.com.br 

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101 
Goiania
Brazil
Sexta feira e Sabado
27 e 28 de novembro de 2019
8:00 as 17:00 horas
Classe em portuguese
Patricia Piacentini
Information and registration:
62-98280-2101/ Paula 

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
         Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Cicerale
Italy
October 18 & 19, 2019 Contact the organizer for details. Maria Teresa Sindelar  Information and registration:
logopedista.lucchese@gmail.com
mtsindelar@hotmail.com

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
  Approved DIR 101
Manchester
England
October 24 & 25, 2019 9:30 - 4:30 PM Each Day
        
Denise Wilson, MSc  Information and registration:

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101 
Buenos Aires
Argentina 
November 7 - November 9, 2019 9:00 - 6:00 PM Maria Laura Rigo  Information and registration:
ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101 
Sicilia
Italy
November 9 - 10, 2019
Sabato e Domenica
Contact organizer for details.

Class will be taught in Italian
Rosanna Giorgi Information and registration:
stefanoviciconte@libero.it

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101 
Porto Alegre
Brazil
November 12 - 13, 2019 November 12th, 9:00 - 6:00 PM
November 13th, 8:00 - 3:00 PM

Class is in Spanish with a translator to Portuguese
Maria Teresa Sindelar  Information and registration:
avance.clinica@gmail.com

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Sexta feira e Sabado
22 e 23 de nobembro de 2019
Contact the organizer for details.

Classe em Portuguese
Patricia Piacentini Information and registration:
Alessandra - 21-38512481
creconsultorio@gmail.com 

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing

 Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101
Berlin
Germany
Montag & Dienstag
November 25 & 26, 2019
Contact the organizer for details. Sibylle Janert  Information and registration:
info@autismus.de

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Berkshire
United Kingdom
November 28 & 29, 2019     9:30 - 4:30 PM Each Day Denise Wilson, MSc  Information and registration:

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Curibita
Brazil
Sexta feira e Sabado
29 e 30 de Novembro de 2019
Contact the organizer for details.

Classe em Portuguese
Patricia Piacentini   Information and registration:


ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Munich
Germany

Montag & Dienstag
Dezember 2 & 3, 2019
Contact the organizer for details.
Sibylle Janert  Information and registration:
apohl@akademie-muenchen.de

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Joao Pessoa 
Brazil
Sabado e Domingo 
7 e 8 de dezembro de 2019
Contact the organizer for details.

Classe em Portuguese
Patricia Piacentini Information and registration:
CDI - 30375768 -
cdifloortime@gmail.com
ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101 
London
United Kingdom 
January 1 - February 2, 2020 9:30 - 4:30 PM Each Day Denise Wilson, MSc Information and registration:

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101 
Oxford
United Kingdom
March 26 & 27, 2020 9:30 - 4:30 PM Each Day Denise Wilson, MSc  Information and registration:

 ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 101
Mexico

Curso de 12 horas bajo petición de organizaciones, grupos clínicos, escuelas u organizadores particulares.
Npsic. Gabriela Michaca Abrego  Information and registration:
michacag@yahoo.com

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101
en Español, España
 Curso de Introducción al Modelo DIR® Floortime®
Mas Informacion
Varies Varies Vanessa Casals, Licenciada
en Psicopedagogía, Judith Abelenda, Terapeuta Ocupacional
Mas Informacion


  ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL*
Most courses are listed in United States Eastern Time (New York City). If you would like to see what time a course is in your time zone click here

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DIR 201: Promoting Basic Functional Emotional Developmental Capacities

DIR 201 Learning Objectives        
Regular Price: $799.  An early bird discount price of $749 is often offered. Supplies are limited.

Please check the registration pages for details.

Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
NO ASHA CEUs.
All other professional CEUs offered are available.

Tuesdays, 
October 22, 2019 - February 4, 2020.
7:30 - 9:30 PM US Eastern Time (New York)
Open to participants worldwide
Courtney Kearney McLaughlin

 
Register Here
NO ASHA CEUs.
All other professional CEUs offered are available.
 
DIR 201 in Russian
Live Online
Регистрация
NO ASHA CEUs.
All other professional CEUs offered are available.

по понедельникам
11 ноября 2019 - 24 февраля 2020
19:00-21:00 по времени Киева
Анжела Заяц
Алена Акулова
Регистрация
NO ASHA CEUs.
All other professional CEUs offered are available.
 
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Mondays
January 6 - April 6, 2020
7:30-9:30 PM Sydney Time (Australia)

Open to participants worldwide
Marina Grobler
 Register Here
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Mondays
January 6 - April 6, 2020
7:30-9:30 PM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Laura Sullivan, MS OTR/L
Toni Tortora, MS OTR/L
 Register Here
 DIR 201 em Portugues
Live Online
Register Here

Wednesdays, 
January 8 - April 8, 2020
7:00 - 9:00 PM Recife time (Brazil)

Open to participants worldwide
Dawn Capelli, LICSW
Patriciai Piacentini
 Register Here 
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Mondays
January 13 - April 6, 2020
6:30-8:30 PM UK Time (London)

Open to participants worldwide
Denise Wilson, OT
Nagwa Khedr
 Register Here
 DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here

Wednesdays, 
January 15 - April 15, 2020
7:00 - 9:00 PM US Pacific Time (Los Angeles)

Open to participants worldwide
Krystal Vermeire, OTR/L  Register Here 
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
 
Wednesdays, 
January 15 - April 15, 2020.
7:00 - 9:00PM West Indonesia Time

Open to participants worldwide
Dewi K. Utama
Register Here

DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Mostly Thursdays
(click "Register Here" for details)

January 16 - April 2, 2020
6:00-8:00 AM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Maude LeRoux, OTR/L
Millicent Viljoen, OTR/L
 Register Here
 Approved DIR 201
Kyiv
Ukraine
Sundays, 
October 20 - January 26, 2020
12:00 - 17:00 Kyiv Time Anzhela Zaiets Information and registration

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
 Approved DIR 201
Calambrone
Italy
Fridays and Saturdays, 
November 9 - February 2, 2020
9:00 - 18:00 Giulia Campatelli
Barbara Purpi
 Information and registration


ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*

DIR 202: Promoting Higher Functional Emotional Developmental Capacities

DIR 202 Learning Objectives

Engaging Autism is a required text for this course. 

Regular Price: $799.  Please check individual registration pages for prices for specific sessions. 

Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
 DIR 202 em Portugues
Live Online
Register Here
Mondays, 
January 6 - April 6, 2020
12:00 - 2:00 PM Recife time (Brazil)

Open to participants worldwide
Dawn Capelli, LICSW
Patriciai Piacentini
 Register Here 
 DIR 202
Live Online
Register Here
Mostly Mondays
(click "Register Here" for details)

January 13 - April 6, 2020
8:00-10:00 PM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Maude LeRoux, OTR/L
Andrea Snyder, OTR/L
 
 Register Here 
 DIR 202
Live Online
Register Here
Tuesdays

January 14 - April 14, 2020
7:00-9:00 PM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Jackie Bartell, M.Ed
Mike Fields, MS, LPC
 
 Register Here 
 DIR 202
Live Online
Register Here
Thursdays

January 16 - April 16, 2020
7:00-9:00 AM US Eastern Time (New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Colette Ryan, MSEd
Marcelle Horn-Mandiola, OT

 
 Register Here 
  Approved DIR 202
Calambrone
Italy
Fridays and Saturdays
November 7 - February 29, 2020
8:00 - 18:00
8:30 - 18:00 
Sabina Baratelli
Barbara Cravero
 Information and registration: 

ICDL Approved Course  No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL* 
 Approved DIR 202
Campos do Goytacazes
Brazil
Mondays
November 16 - May 9, 2020
6:00 - 8:00 PM 
Contact Organizer

Spanish and Portuguese
Maria Teresa Sindelar  Information and registration:  
avance.clinica@gmail.com
ICDL Approved Course  No Continuing
 Education Credits through ICDL* 
Approved DIR 202
Acton
Massachusetts
Wednesday, 
December 11, 2019
5:30 - 8:00 PM US ET Deborah Bauch Information and registration:  

ICDL Approved course -No Continuing 
 Education Credits through ICDL*

DIR 203: Coaching Caregivers, Teachers, and Other Care Providers

DIR 203  Learning Objectives

Regular Price:  $799.  Please check individual registration pages for prices for specific sessions.

Course & Location
Days
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
DIR 203 en Espanol
 Live Online 
Register Here 
Wednesdays, 
January 8 - April 8, 2020
7:30 - 9:30 PM US ET
(New York)

Open to participants worldwide
Gabriela Michaca Agrego
Elizabeth Guzman
  Register Here 


204A: Becoming a Training Leader and Expert DIRFloortime Provider
DIR 204A Learning Objectives
Regular Price: $599. Please check individual registration pages for prices for specific sessions.
Course & Location Days and Dates
Times Trainer(s) More Information
DIR 204A
LIVE ONLINE

Thursdays
January 9 - April 9, 2020
8:30-10:00 PM US Eastern Time (New York Time Zone)
Cynthia Puccio MA, LCSW, PhD Register Here

Group and Individual Mentoring
Mentoring is an important part of the DIRFloortime learning journey. ICDL does not directly provide the mentoring. We will help make arrangements, but all agreements and financial transactions are between you and the mentor. You can find mentors listed on our DIRectory website by clicking here. This does not include all eligible mentors, but shows all Expert Training Leaders that have indicated in their profile that this is an areas they do work and would accept referrals. If you are not successful in finding a mentor, please e-mail us at ceu@icdl.com and we’ll do our best to assist. All mentors must have at least an Expert level DIRFloortime provider certificate.


Continuing Education
ICDL provides continuing education unit (CEU) credits for certain professions.
These CEUs are only available for courses ICDL offers directly.
For Continuing Education information for these courses, click here.

**Courses marked above as "ICDL Approved Course" are courses licensed by ICDL
that use the ICDL curriculum. However, ICDL does not provide CEUs for these courses.

Please contact the provider of any ICDL Approved Courses to inquire about CEUs.

Important Training Program Policies:
You must take advantage of any promotions (promo codes) when you register for your course.
We are not able to issue refunds for promotions that are not entered at the time of registration.
Cancellations, Refunds, Payments,
Accessibility, and Grievances

If you don't see a time that is convenient for you, please check back often and/or e-mail us at dirfloortimetraining@icdl.com and let us know