The 2013 State Conference of the Learning Disabilities Association of Kansas


LDAK's annual conference is returning with a bang! This years theme is, "Breaking Down the Barriers to Growth: Building Resiliency for Students with Disabilities."

On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013, we are welcoming Clinical Neuropsychologist Jerome J. Schultz, Ph.D. It is a rare opportunity that is bound to sell out. Register today so you don't miss it!. Learn More about Jerry Schultz

Download the 2013 Conference Brochure

Conference Location

The conference will be hosted at Johnson County Community College on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Save the date!


Regnier Center
Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66210-1283

Download a Map of Johnson County Community College Campus

2013 LDAK Conference Schedule

  • 8:00-9:00 - AM Registration
  • 9:00-11:00 AM - Keynote Presentation from Jerry Schultz
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Luncheon and Book Signing with Jerry Schultz
  • 12:00-1:15 PM - Breakout Workshop Sessions
  • 1:30-2:45 PM - Breakout Workshop Sessions
  • 3:00-4:30 PM - Question and Answer Session with Jerry Schultz

Special Features

  • Bookstore
  • Door Prizes
  • Vendors

Conference Registration

Download Registration Form

Conference registration fees include attendance to the full day's conference on 11-2-13; lunch, parking, and Wi-Fi access; and LDA national, state, and local memberships for a year.

Registration fee for one person is $90

When registered together, the second person's fees are at a reduced rate of only $70!

Registering more than 2 attendees?

Every second person gets the reduced rate of $70! (3 registrants=$90+$70+90=250 or 4 registrants=$90+$70+$90+$70=$320)

Conference Payment


Additional Information

Please contact us at or 785-554-7601 for information on parent and student registration rates.


Past LDAK Conferences

Annual Conference Fall 2012

LDAK's annual conference returned with a bang! On Saturday, November 10th, 2012, we welcomed renowned Learning Disability expert Rick Lavoie back to Kansas.

The conference included TWO of Lavoie's keynotes:

  • Motivation Breakthrough
  • It’s So Much Work to be Your Friend: Helping the Child with LD find Social Success

Families Together Conference

February 26, 2011

Understanding Processing Deficits

Presenters: Andrea Stevenson Crisp, Marcia Williams, and Andrea Cronin
Download Understanding Processing Deficits as PDF
Download Understanding Processing Deficits as PowerPoint

Understanding Tests and Evaluations of Learning

Presenter: Julia Shaftel, Ph.D
Download Understanding Tests and Evaluations of Learning as PDF
Download Understanding Tests and Evaluations of Learning as PowerPoint