Leadership Academy for Families




What does this program offer?

Education for parents, family members and caregivers of children with special needs as well for the community interested to know more about disabilities.

Parent Support provided during the course. Classes are offered weekdays, on Saturdays and evening classes.

Seven or 8 week course that covers topics related to disabilities. The classes are in English and Spanish.

Topics:

  • History of Disabilities
  • Special Education Process
  • Advocacy
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Transitioning into adulthood
  • Social Services
  • Assistive Technology
  • Family Dynamics

Academy for ADHD

For Families whose Children have ADD or ADHD

Topics:

  • Introduction to understanding ADD/ADHD
  • ADHD and other conditions
  • Medication options
  • Home and school strategies
  • How to advocate for your childs rights at school
  • ADD & ADHD in boys and girls
  • Social skills and bullying

Academy for Autism

For Families whose Children have Autism

Topics:

  • Definition-Diagnosis
  • IDEA-Autism Supplement
  • Social Services-Resources
  • Treatments-SPD (Sensory Process Disorder)
  • Treatments-ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis)
  • Treatments-Biomedical Interventions
  • Assembling your team-Communication Strategies
  • Transition-Things a Child with Autism wishes you knew

There is childcare available for children with special care needs under 5 years through weekdays.

Availability depends on the Childcare capacity. RSVP for availability and requirements on Saturday and evenings.

 

For more information contact Isabel Rubiera at (915) 544-8484 or E-Mail

Sponsored by DSHS-CSHCN


Talk Tools Conference
Before November 30, 2018

$175.00 registration

As of December 1, 2018

$210.00 registration

As of January 1, 2019

$230.00 registration

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Annual Attention Deficit Disorder Seminar
Pre-registration (before noon, October 19, 2018)

$10.00 registration + $10.00 additional CEU Р$20 total

Late Registration/Onsite

$15.00 registration + $10.00 additional CEU Р$25 total

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Effective Teaching Strategies for Children with Challenging Behaviors and Learning Difficulties

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2017 Child Abuse Prevention Training

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Register for the 2017 Spring Seminar on Pediatric Behavioral and Autism

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Register for the 2017 Spring Seminar on Attention Deficit Disorder

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15th Annual Fall Seminar Attention Deficit Disorder Conference

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Dev. Services

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ABA

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SOS Approach to Feeding Conference

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