Join Us
The 22nd Annual Conference of QDDPs
"Sharing the Gold Standards of Services and Supports"

August 8th-11th, 2017
Cleveland Marriot Downtown at Key Center
Cleveland, OH

General Information

Please join us for the 22nd Annual NAQ Conference which will be held in Cleveland, OH at the Marriot Downtown at Key Center.  Please join our mailing list in order to receive all future conference mailings. Just send your request along with your name, mailing address and email address to

Why attend the NAQ 2017 Conference?

Take Advantage of a Low Cost Opportunity- Enjoy 4 days of education, motivation, and networking for an affordable cost.  Remember to save on costs by becoming a NAQ member and registering early.

Connect With Colleagues- The conference offers many opportunities to meet and connect with fellow disability professionals including the Tuesday Cocktail Reception and Wednesday Night Dinner.  Share successes, challenges, strategies, and questions with other QDDPs, case managers, medical professionals, executive directors, and program directors.

Discover New Resources- While attending one of the pre-conference sessions, keynote sessions, and a variety of different breakouts, you will learn promising practices and strategies that contribute to person-centered excellence. Discover new resources and learn from fellow disability professionals by attending the educational workshops or by stopping at one of the exhibitor booths.

Re-energize- Listen to speakers from around the country as they remind us to embrace a positive attitude and rekindle our passion for supporting others.

Personalized Learning- NAQ offers dynamic sessions that address key issues in the field of disabilities.  The choice of breakout sessions allows you personalize your education experience.