2019 Full Lives Conference

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, April 10 through Friday, April 12, 2019
Day 1:
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 07:30 AM until 05:00 PM
Day 2:
Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 07:30 AM until 04:30 PM
Day 3:
Friday, April 12, 2019 at 07:30 AM until 04:30 PM
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Location Name
The Hotel Captain Cook
939 West 5th Avenue
State / Province
Zip / Postal Code
United States
Cost Range
$200.00 to $400.00

Host And Instructor

Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Keynote and Breakout Sessions

Training Overview Description

The Full Lives conference this year is continuing its collaboration between the State of Alaska Senior & Disability Services and the Alaska Training Cooperative. Our theme for this year, Supporting the Future of our Workforce, is showcased in our keynote presentations and breakout sessions which are focusing on the efforts and trends within the industry to strengthen and enhance the careers of our support professionals.

Full Lives draws a wide range of attendees that provide services in developmental disabilities, behavioral health, traumatic brain injuries, substance related disorders, and senior services. Attendees include case managers, direct support professionals, care coordinators, community advocates, supervisors, administrators, self-advocates, caregivers, and families receiving services.

The Full Lives Conference encourages interaction, problem solving, and sharing among all participants. This atmosphere contributes to a dynamic conference that encourages ongoing networking and collaboration.

For more information please go to www.aktc.org

The Full Lives Conference receives funding and support from the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, UAA Center for Human Development, The Alaska Training Cooperative, and the State of Alaska Senior and Disability Services.

Event-specific Details

PARTICIPANTS - please click here to access the Participant registration page.

EXHIBITORS - please click here to access the Exhibitor registration page.

Proposals are being accepted until February 12. Click here for information.

DSP Award Nominations now Open. Nominations are being accepted until February 12. Click here for more information

Care Coordinator Continuing Education Hours. Currently certified Care Coordinators may be awarded 16 Continuing Education Hours (CEH) in fulfillment of the CC Conditions of Participation requirement if the following conditions are met:

  1. Care Coordinators must be currently certified and have maintained certification for 24 months or more
  2. Must attend all three days of the conference
  3. Complete an assignment from the SDS Training Unit

The Care Coordinator will receive a certificate of Continuing Education Hours from SDS Training. If you have questions about Care Coordination training please email sdstraining@alaska.gov.

More information about the Full Lives Conference is available on The Alaska Training Cooperative website, www.aktc.org

Adolescent Health
Advocacy / Health Policy
Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Alzheimer's Disease / Dementia
American Indian / Alaska Native
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Cultural Competence
Developmental Disabilities
Evidence Based Medicine/Practice
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Workforce Development
Behavioral Health Aide
Chemical Dependency Counselor
Family & Marriage Therapist
Licensed Professional Counselor
Social Worker
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
Village Counselor
Case Manager/Care Coordinator
Home Health Aide/Personal Care Attendant
Individual Support Worker
Patient Advocate
Recreational/Activity Therapist
Respite Worker
Vocational Specialist
Family Caregiver
Other Not listed

Registration Information

PARTICIPANTS - please click here to access the Participant registration page.
Registration Options. Please select your attendance for two days or for three days. These options will appear in the registration process.
Two-day registration = $200
Three-day registration = $250

EXHIBITORS - please click here to access the Exhibitor registration page.

Hotel Accommodations. A negotiated rate of $129 + 12% tax per night for single or double occupancy in a standard room is available for conference participants.

Training Access Funds. Instructions and application for Training Access Funds is available on the AKTC website Full Lives page.

Parking. Parking IS NOT included in the registration fee. You will be responsible for any parking expense.

More information about conference is available on The Alaska Training Cooperative website, www.aktc.org

Please contact Megan Moody if you have any questions about the conference:

For assistance with registration, please contact AKTC Support: