MH/IDD Joint Conference Registration is now available

The MH/IDD Council is pleased to announce registration for the 35th Annual MH/IDD Joint Conference is now live. This year’s conference is scheduled for October 24 – 26 at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg, MS. The theme is “Best Practice, Better Future.”

Conference Registration can be made online by clicking here.   Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible. You will have the option to pay online via credit card or by mailing payment to:

MH/IDD Council
Attn:  Nikki Tapp
P.O. Box 839
Corinth, MS  38835

Hotels in the area include:

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites
    • 601-296-7777
    • Group Code:  MH-IDD Conference
  • Hilton Garden Inn
    • 601-261-3370
    • Group Code:  MHIDD
  • TownePlace Suites
  • Holiday Inn & Suites
    • 601-296-0302

There are a maximum of 13 CE’s available, with the exception of teachers.  The following CE’s have been and/or in the process of application for the conference:

DMH Mental Health Therapist
DMH Addictions Therapist
Licensed DMH Administrator
DMH IDD Therapist
DMH Community Support Specialist
DMH Certified Peer Support Specialist
Social Worker
MS Nursing Home Administrator

​Please contact Nikki Tapp at or Sabrina Young at  if you have any questions.