Professional Development Center

The Professional Development Center (PDC) is an outreach agent of the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD)
Professional Development Center

The Professional Development Center (PDC) is the outreach agent of the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD) of the University of Southern Maine.

We work collaboratively with SEHD departments and programs, the Southern Maine Partnership, the  , K-12 schools, human resource organizations, non-profit organizations and professional associations. We develop, implement, and administer credit and non-credit courses, workshops, and institutes to supplement and expand professional development opportunities.

News & Events

In March we have two very exciting conferences that will be held on the Portland Campus! Building Community to Support Students in Distress - March 7 Proficiency-based Diplomas II: Graduation Standards and Performance Indicators - March 31 We hope to see you there!
The office will be closed on Tuesday, November 5, 2013. We will be in Augusta for our PBIS Conference! Hope to see you there! The office will be closed on Wednesday, November 6, 2013.
The School of Education and Human Development School Psychology Program and Professional Development Center at the University of Southern Maine are pleased to announce the following workshops for psychologists and related mental health professionals during the 2013-2014 academic year.

Spring & Summer 2014

Spring 2014

Upcoming Conference:

Proficiency-based Diplomas II: Graduation Standards and Performance Indicators - March 31

Upcoming Workshops:

Eligibility, Diagnosis, and Team Decisions - March 28
Positive Psychology - May 23

Summer 2014

Summer courses are now available! Registration began March 5! Please click here to view our listings.