Workshops

 

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October 30, November 6, 13, 20, December 4, 11, 18 (Saturdays)

Introduction to Autism:  We will discuss the core deficits of Autism and the current state of research.

To Register Online click here    $20 per individual session

The Support and Skills Program for Children With Autism and their Siblings at C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University 
 
Saturday Mornings    Sponsored by the Center for Community Inclusion 
 
Description: A skills and support group will meet for two hours for seven Saturdays. This free program will focus 
on providing leisure, communication, and social skills intervention to children with Autism. During this one hour, 
siblings will attend a support session. After, the children will meet and participate in an inclusive recreation program. 
 
Dates: October 30, November 6, 13, 20, December 4, 11, 18 
 
Eligible Applicants:  
Children with Autism - Between the ages of 4 and 12 years. Siblings - Between the ages of 6 and 17 years. 
 
There is no cost to apply or enroll in the program. 
 
Please contact Stephanie York if you are interested in obtaining an application. 
 
Email: CCI@cwpost.liu.edu Phone: 516-299-2231 
 
Location 
 
C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University 
 
720 Northern Boulevard 
 
Brookville, New York 11548 Phone: 631-299-2231 
 
This project is funded by the Doug Flutie Junior Foundation for Autism 

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January

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February

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Wednesday February 16, 201  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

 Sensory Issues:

Habit Reversal and Desensitization.

 To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session

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Friday February 18, 2011 @ 11:00 am

L.I. CITIZENS TASK FORCE ON AGING OUT
12 PAR DRIVE
SOUTH MANOR, N.Y. 11949
631 878 9214

 

Our Legislative Brunch will be on: February 18, 2011

Friday - 11:00 A.M.

Large Meeting room

L.I.D.D.S.O.

    415A Oser Ave., Hauppauge, N.Y.


We are pleased to announce, our Twentieth Legislative Brunch of the Task Force.

Our membership; Parents of & Individuals with disabilities & Voluntary Service Providers to those aging out or aged out of school; seek dialogue with our Elected Representantives, & the governmental agencies, at all levels of government, charged with the responsibility to serve our constituency.

 

        The Task Force on Aging Out is dedicated to helping individuals with intellectual  and developmental and mental disabilities and their families as they transition from childhood to adulthood. The Task Force has been in existence since 1982.

 

       This meeting is to fulfill our goal of increasing and maintaining government focus on the Aging Out issue.  We look forward to discussing topics of mutual interest and concern. Working together, we hope to meet the needs of the aging-out/aged-out                          population in the twenty-first century.

 

   No RSVP or fee is required.

   For Directions please call 631 434 6100

   FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 631 878 9214

   Agency members are asked to disseminate this notice to parents, consumers, etc.

    Cordially,
    Roy Probeyahn             Gus Lagoumis EEDA              Karen Adler CDD    Carole Sevely

   Parent Coordinator     Agency Coordinator                Treasurer                   Secretary

 

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March

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Tuesday March 1, 2011 @ 7PM

 

Family Training on AD/HD

Sponsored by CHADD OF Suffolk County

 

Hurray!!  Now accepting registration……space is limited!!

 

Family Training Program is A Multi-Session Interactive and Educational Program

for Adults and Parents of Children, Adolescents, teens and adults with AD/HD.

 

Date:          Starts March 1,   2011:    See below schedule

Location:   Commack High School, Commack, NY, Room 138

Time:          7:00 - 9:00 PM (sharp)

 

PURPOSE: This seven-session workshop series will provide educational information and support for families who are dealing with AD/HD and learning to navigate the challenges of AD/HD across the lifespan.

 

This unique program will include seven two-hour sessions that will cover the following topics:

SESSION 1 Tues. 3/1:         Overview of AD/HD

SESSION 2 Tues. 3/8          Assessment through Multimodal Treatment

SESSION 3 Tues. 3/15        Developing Parenting Strategies and Positive Behavior

Interventions – Behavior Management, Part I

SESSION 4 Tues. 3/22        Strengthening Family Relationships – Behavior

Management, Part II

SESSION 5 Tues. 3/29        Educational Rights for your Child with AD/HD

SESSION 6 Tues. 4/5          Building an Education Team: Bridging the Gap

Between Home and School

SESSION 7 Tues. 4/12        Resiliency, Teen Challenges and Future Success

Putting It All Together: Resolving Issues Workshop

 

 

Cost for CHADD existing members: $125.00

Cost for Non-members: $174.00   (two checks: $125 and $49 for CHADD membership)

 

This program includes a comprehensive Parent to Parent Workbook.

 

Contact Phone number for program:   Eric Haracz 631-941-9427

Contact email address for program:    eric_haracz@yahoo.com

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Wednesday March 23, 2010  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

 Intensive Toilet Training:

Steps for teaching initiation and how to move away from schedule dependence.

 

 To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session

 

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April

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Wednesday April 27, 2010  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

 CSE and IEP's:

How to advocate for your child when they have a diagnosis of autism

 

 To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session

 

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May

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Wednesday May 18, 2010  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

 Curriculum Development:

How to create an effective curriculum using the ABLLS and other assessment guides.

  To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session

 

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June

**********************************************************************************  Wednesday June 22, 2010  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

 Learning is Fun:

Building a relationship with students and setting a positive environment for learning.

  To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session

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July

**********************************************************************************  July 27, 2010  7:00-8:30

Championing Hope ABA Training Series 

 

A series of workshops in Applied Behavior Analysis related to working with children on the Autism Spectrum

These trainings are intended to empower and enlighten parents, grandparents, caregivers, professionals, teachers, paraprofessionals and any other person who has been involved in the life of  a child with Autism.

Presented By:

Debora Harris, BCaBA

Co-Founder of The ELIJA School

SPACE IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

  Problem Solving:

Elements of good teaching and how to troubleshoot lack of skill acquisition

 

 To Register Online click here

  $20 per individual session