The Center for Leadership in Disability (CLD) is a University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) at Georgia State University (GSU) since 2008. CLD is located within the Center for Healthy Development and the School of Public Health. Our mission is to translate research into sustainable community practices that contribute to independent, self-determined, inclusive, and productive lives for people with disabilities and their families.
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Meet Darien Todd, a LEND Trainee!
Darien is part of the 2020-2021 Georgia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (GaLEND) cohort. An Atlanta native, Darien was… more »
One of the core functions of every UCEDD is to engage in the Interdisciplinary Training and Education of self-advocates, family members of individuals with disabilities,… more »
The Southeast Postsecondary Education Alliance (SEPSEA) recognizes those individuals who are working tirelessly to promote the ideals of inclusive postsecondary education. SEPSEA acknowledges and awards… more »
Monday, July 13, 2020- Friday, July 17, 2020
In 2020, over 35 million eligible voters will be people with disabilities, according to Rutgers University. That… more »
The world has shifted drastically due to the ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic and recent events of racial injustice towards the Black community. Although our… more »