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Continuing Education
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 registeringMost of our courses are open t 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.   

If you are interested in hosting an on-site training in your area, please click here for more information.

Are you a parent looking for a parent-specific course?  Click here to go to our parent page.  The DIR 101 course shown below is also a course for parents as well as professionals.  Many parents will even continue on to take DIR 201 and 202. 

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 Needs, Self-Advocates, and College Students start at $109 (prices vary)


Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
DIR 101
 Live Online
Register Here
Tuesdays and Thursdays

January 2 - 11, 2018
8:00PM - 11:00PM US ET (New York Time Zone)
Jeffrey Guenzel, MA, LPC
Register Here
DIR 101
 Live Online
Register Here
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

January 2 - 4, 2018
8:00AM - 12:00PM US EST (New York Time Zone)
Jeffrey Guenzel, MA, LPC
Register Here
DIR 101
 Live Online
En español
Registro
23 de enero, 25 de enero, 30 de enero y 1 de febrero de 2018.  Este es un curso de 12 horas.6:00PM - 9:00PM US ET (Ciudad de Nueva York)
Johanna Crane de Narvaez
Registro
 Approved DIR 101
Hong Kong

Information and Registration
 Saturday - Monday

December 16 - 18, 2017
9:00AM - 5:00PM Local Time
Virginia Spielmann, OT
Information and Registration

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

Information and Registration
Mondays

January 22 - April 3, 2018
4:00 - 6:30 PM US Eastern Time Zone
Deborah Bauch
Sarah Measures
Information and Registration

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL* 
Approved DIR 101
Cairo, Egypt

Register Here
Wednesday and Thursday

February 14 & 15, 2018
9:00AM - 4:00PM each dayDiane Cullinane, M.D.
Julie Miller, OTR
Register Here

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL**
Approved DIR 101 for
Music Therapists

University of Dayton
Dayton, Ohio
Information and Registration
Saturday and Sunday

February 17 & 18, 2018
Check with Organizer for DetailsJohn A. Carpente, PhD, MT-BC, LCAT, DIR-CInformation and Registration

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101
Oxford, United Kingdom

Register Here
Thursday and Friday

March 1 and 2, 2018
9:30 - 16:30 local timeDenise Wilson, OTRegister Here

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

Munich, Germany
Wednesday & Thursday

March 7-8, 2018
Confirm with the organizerSibylle JanertFrau Sabine Mayer
Tel. 089/724968-10
http://akademie-muenchen.de/J2018/
ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101
(in English)

Ramstein, Germany
Friday and Saturday

June 8-9, 2018
Confirm with the organizerSibylle JanertErgotherapie Lieblang
E: et-lieblang-ot@hotmail.com
T: 0049 6371 560 8093
ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*
Approved DIR 101
auf Deutsch

Munich, Germany
Montag & Dienstag

December 3-4, 2018
Confirm with the organizerSibylle JanertFrau Sabine Mayer
Tel. 089/724968-10
http://akademie-muenchen.de/J2018/
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 $789.  Often Discounted to $699.

Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Fridays

January 12 - April 13, 2018
3:00PM to 5:00PM US Eastern Time Zone (New York)Sandy Doctoroff, PhD
Gene Christian, MS, CRC, LMHC
Register Here
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Thursdays

January 18 - April 19, 2018
7:00AM to 9:00AM US Eastern Time Zone (New York Time Zone)Kasheena Holder, Spec. Ed
Virginia Spielmann, OT
Register Here
DIR 201
Live Online
Register Here
Thursdays

January 25 - April 26, 2018
7:00PM to 9:00PM US Eastern Time Zone (New York)Andra Munger, PhD
Lyn Bennett, OTR/L
Register Here
 DIR 201
 Live Online
En español
Registro
Martes

28 de enero al 24 de abril
de 2018
 9:00 - 11:00PM ET

8:00 - 10:00 CT (Ciudad de México)
Liat Fridman, europsicóloga
Pilar Sarre, terapeuta de lenguaje
 Registro
DIR 201
Live Online
This is a closed course.
A password is required to register.
Register Here
Mostly Tuesdays

January 9 - April 10, 2018
7:00 to 9:00PM US Eastern Time Zone (New York Time Zone)Maude LeRoux, OTR/L
Tharian Aucamp
Register Here

This is a closed course.
A password is required to register.
DIR 201
Live Online
South Africa Time Zone
Open Worldwide
Register Here
Tuesdays

February 6 - May 9, 2018
8:00PM to 10:00PM South Africa Time Zone
Marina Grobler
Riana Henning
Register Here
Approved DIR 201
Lexington, MA

Register Here
Wednesdays

January 24 - May 9, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM US Eastern Time ZoneKaren Levine, PhD
Deborah Bauch, OTR/L
Register Here

ICDL Approved Course - No Continuing Education Credits through ICDL*

DIR 202: Promoting Higher Functional Emotional Developmental Capacities

DIR 202 Learning Objectives

Standard Pricing:  $789 (prices vary)

Course & Location
Days and Dates
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
DIR 202
 Live Online
Register Here
Mondays

January 8 - April 16, 2018
8:00PM - 10:00PM US ET
(New York Time Zone)
Jehan Shehata-Aboubakr, CCC
Andrea Snyder, OTR/L
Register Here

DIR 202
 Live Online
Exclusively for Bulgaria with Bulgarian Translation
Register Here
Wednesdays

January 3 - April 18, 2018   
7:00 - 9:00PM Local Sofia Time Zone
Maude LeRoux, OTR/L

Register Here

DIR 202
 Live Online
Specifically for residents of South Africa
Register Here
Thursdays (one Wednesday)

January 11 - April 11, 2018   
4:00 - 7:00PM Local South Africa Time Zone
Maude LeRoux, OTR/L

Register Here

DIR 202
онлайн
На русском
Постановка на учет
по четвергам

с 19 января по 20 апреля 2018

20:00-22:00 по московскому времени
Elena Gomozova
Постановка на учет

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

DIR 203  Learning Objective

Standard Pricing:  $789 (prices vary)

Course & Location
Days
Times
 Trainer(s)
More Information
 DIR 203
LIVE ONLINE
Register Here
Tuesdays

February 27 - May 29, 2018
9:00AM - 11:00AM US ET (New York Time Zone)Melissa Grosvenor PhD, MS CCC-SLP, IMH/CRegister Here
DIR 203
LIVE ONLINE
Register Here
Mondays

February 5 - May 7, 2018
8:00 - 10:00 PM US EST (New York Time Zone)Amanda Binns, SLPRegister Here
DIR 203
LIVE ONLINE
Specifically for residents of South Africa and Singapore
Register Here
Click here to view schedule

January 10 - April 11, 2018
1:00 - 3:00 PM Local South Africa Time ZoneMaude LeRoux, OTR/L
Tharian Aucamp
Register Here


204A: Becoming a Training Leader and Expert DIRFloortime Provider

DIR 204A Learning Objectives

Standard Pricing: $599 (prices vary)

DIR 204A is an internship course. Before registering, please review 201 and 202 courses above for times, dates, and locations of internship opportunities.

Course & LocationDays and Dates
TimesTrainer(s)More Information
DIR 204A
LIVE ONLINE
Register Here
Tuesdays

January 23 - April 3, 2018
8:30PM - 10:0PM US ET (New York Time Zone)Amanda Kriegel, PsyDRegister Here


DIR 210 and DIR 220: Group and Individual Mentoring

Mentoring is an important part of the DIRFloortime learning journey.


Please contact Melanie Feller, Director of Continuing Education at and Mentoring, at mfeller@icdl.com

for more information and assistance arranging mentoring. 



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.

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.

Important Training Program Policies:
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