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New events: Early Intervention, Advocacy, Social Thinking and more


Posted April 30, 2015

Hot off the presses: we’ve just release more events: Early Intervention, Advocacy, Social Thinking, Helping Youth Thrive and more. Plan your learning and professional development for 2015 (see below for dates, presenters and details)

May 29th, 2015 − Vancouver
Identifying and Treating Co-occurring Mental Health Challenges in Children with ASD
Vikram Dua, MD, FRCPC

June 6th, 2015 − Prince George
Positive Behavior Support: What Parents Need to Know! (Prince George)
Brenda Fossett, Ph.D., BCBA-D

July 20 – 24, 2015 − Vancouver
Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders (July 2015): Practical Applications for School-Age Children (POPARD)
Instructor to be announced

July 29 & 30, 2015 − Vancouver
SMILE – Structured Methods in Language Education : A Multisensory Language Learning Program
Enid Wolf-Schein, Ed.D., CCC-SLP & Rhonda Bachmann, M.S. Ed.

July 31st, 2015 − Vancouver
Strategies for Working with Young Children with Autism: Supporting Slower Responders
Richard Stock, Ph.D., BCBA-D

August 13 – 15, 2015 − Vancouver
PEERS® Certified School-Based Training
Elizabeth Laugeson, PsyD

August 17 – 21, 2015 − Vancouver
Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders (August 2015) : Practical Applications for School-Age Children (POPARD)
Instructor to be announced

September 17 & 18, 2015 − Vancouver
Social Thinking and Mental Health Frameworks – Blending Strategies to Reach Our Students
Nancy Clements, MA, CCC-SLP & Nancy Cotton, PhD

October 2nd, 2015 − Kamloops
Advocacy Tools for Parents of Children with Special Needs (Kamloops)
Deborah Pugh

October 3rd, 2015 − Kamloops
Positive Behavior Support: What Parents Need to Know! (Kamloops)
Brenda Fossett, Ph.D., BCBA-D

October 23rd, 2015 − Vancouver
Thriving in Youth with ASD – What Does it Take?
Jonathan Weiss, PhD

November 7th, 2015 − Vancouver
Positive Behavior Support: What Parents Need to Know! (Vancouver)
Brenda Fossett, Ph.D., BCBA-D

November 20th, 2015 − Vancouver
Advocacy Tools for Parents of Children with Special Needs (Vancouver)
Deborah Pugh

November 21st, 2015 − Vancouver
Taking Control of the Future – Planning for Families with Special Needs
Blair Dwyer & Layli Antinuk, Dwyer Tax Law, Victoria

December 5th, 2015 − Vancouver
Faster than a Speeding Bullet: iPads in Autism Intervention (Vancouver)
Brenda Fossett, Ph.D., BCBA-D