Benefits of Membership

Why should you join DCD? We have some great benefits of member!

  • Access to national professional research journal (Communication Disorders Quarterly, Exceptional Children), service provider publications (Teaching Exceptional Children), professional resources, leadership, and service opportunities;
  • Opportunities to collaborate with colleagues across the 17 CEC special interest divisions;
  • Monthly email updates of emerging knowledge and resources from DCD Constituent Chairs;
  • DCD sponsored presentation “slots” at the annual CEC Convention and Expo;
  • DCD promoted CEC Webinar proposal and delivery opportunities;
  • DCD lead initiatives to enhance the learning opportunities and performance of students with communication based disabilities;
  • Receipt of Communication Disorders Quarterly journal; and
  • Membership in a nationwide community of learners committed to enhancing the education of students with unique communication, language, and learning needs.
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For information on joining the Council for Exceptional Children and the Division for Communication, Language, and Deaf/Hard of Hearing, please see the Online Membership Application.