SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2013
SESSION A - 9:00 - 10:15
SA01 Using ABA Techniques to Promote Skill Development
This workshop will review ABA techniques commonly used when delivering early interventions services for children diagnosed with autism and other developmental delays.
Presenter: Mark Solnick, PhD, BCBA-D
SA02 Going to Camp
What you need to know in finding and preparing for camp. What to expect from camp. What can a camp offer your child.
Presenter: Marie Aimone, BA
SA03 Building the Team - Skills for Parent-Teacher Communication
This workshop will provide the participans with enhanced communication skills so that both parent and teacher can understand each other better for the benefit of the child. Tips for general education and special education teachers to better communicate with parents of children with disabilities will be shared. The workshop will also include tips on how to help eliminate the barriers sometimes involved in communicating about the student achievement progress and goals.
Presenters: Susan Beck, MEd; *Tanya Inabinet,
SA04 Special Needs Trusts for Families with Children with Special Needs
This workshop will provide information about estate planning documents, and the special provisions which should be included in those documents to provide for and protect family members, particularly those with disabilities and special needs.
Presenter: Sarah Clingman, JD, CELA
SA05 I May Not Have Words, But I DO Have Opinions!
Making a Personal Communication Passport to introduce an "unconventional communicator" to new service providers in educational or health care settings.
Presenter: *Elaine Sveen, EdS
SA06 Update on Food Allergies and Nutritional Consequences
This workshop will discuss the varied presentations of food allergy including both IgE and non-lgE mediated food allergy and treatments. It will also include potential nutritional consequences that can occur with food elimination diets and strategies to address nutritional deficiencies.
Presenters: Raquel Durban, MS, RD, LDN; *Douglas Johnston, DO
SA07 Aging with Flair: Multi-Generational Approaches to Living Well for People with Special Needs from Infancy through Adulthood
Presenter: Anne Connor-Schisler, OTR/L
SA08 Recursos 101
Presenter: Adriana Shacklock, BA