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Therapeutic Riding: Understanding Autism and other Neurdevelopmental Disorders… Planning for Progress

Posted November 25, 2018

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Sunday, November 25 - Monday, November 26
8:45 am - 3:30 pm

Elk View Equestrian Academy
49815 Chilliwack Central Rd

  • Elk View Equestrian Academy
  • $110 per day or $190 for both

Two workshops in one weekend presented by Cynthia Andrews, B.Ed. (Special Ed), Equestrian Canada Coach, CanTRA Coach

Saturday, November 24, 2018: Understanding Autism and Instruction Techniques that work… Do you feel frustrated when your child/client/student won’t do what you ask or has a “melt-down” for no apparent reason? Learn why these behaviors happen. Learn instruction techniques and programs that can help your child with Autism and other disorders progress towards self-regulation and independence. Target audience: parents, teachers, therapists, therapeutic riding instructors, educational assistants, volunteers…

Sunday, November 25, 2018: Planning for Progress… Do you find it hard to set clear goals and objectives? How can you be certain your child/client/student is making progress? How can you write reports that are useful to parents, therapists and other professionals. Target audience: therapeutic riding instructors, parents, volunteers, educators, therapists…

Come for one day or for both. Both days will include PowerPoint presentations (in our heated lounge), hands-on activities, therapeutic riding lesson demonstrations (in our covered riding arena) and handouts that can be used in any program or home. DEADLINE for REGISTRATION: October 25, 2018.

The same information may also be presented in a 5 week series on Thursday evenings from 5 to 7:30 in November.

Therapeutic Riding: Understanding Autism and other Neurdevelopmental Disorders... Planning for Progress

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