1st Annual Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities Resource Fair
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 ♦ 3pm – 8pm ♦ JCC of Manor Road, 1466 Manor Road, Staten Island, NY 10314
Topics Include: Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, Auditory Processing, Vision Processing, ADD/ADHD, Dyspraxia, Executive Functioning
Know Your Child! Equip yourself to be his best Advocate
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 ♦ 6pm – 8pm ♦ Clemson Student Disability Services, Room 118, Academic Success Center, 836 McMillan Road, Clemson, SC 29634-5126
$50 for Non-LDA Members | $40 for LDA Members (Payment may be made by check, cash or credit card onsite)
- Learn how to talk about your child’s needs.
- Learn how to understand how your child operates.
- Learn his strengths and gifts.
- Learn to explain her weaknesses.
- Learn what accommodations will help your child.
Bullying and it’s Impact on Children with Disabilities: What Can Teachers and Parents Do - Connie Parr, RN APN CPNP BC
Saturday, September 12, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, Presence Health Center, Buckley/McAuley Rooms, 1325 N. Highland Ave., Aurora, IL |(630) 859-2222 | Register
A Transition Toolkit - Vinni Hall, Ph.D.
Saturday, September 26, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 18230 Orland Parkway, Orland Park, IL 60467 |(708) 802-6200 | Register
The Top 15 Behavioral Interventions for Achieving Success (for Parents and Teachers) - Beverley Holden Johns, M.S.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 4th floor Boardroom, 3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL |(773) 298-3000 | Register
Parents & Professionals – LDANJ Conference
Sunday, October 3, 2015 |Beyond Classification- LeDerick Horne, Advocate & Author |Livingston Campus, Student Center, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 | Register
Practical Tips for How Special Education Teachers Can Prepare for Performance Evaluations through Appropriate Data Collection - Meg Carroll, Ed.D.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 4th floor Boardroom, 3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL |(773) 298-3000 | Register
Hot Dogs and Hamburgers: A Father’s Story to Help His Son with a Learning Disability and Teaching Strategies for Literacy – Rob Schindler
Saturday, October 24, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 4th floor Boardroom, 3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL |(773) 298-3000 | Register
Preparing Students with Learning Disabilities for the Postsecondary World – Kathleen Loftus, Ph.D.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 4th floor Boardroom, 3700 W. 103rd Street, Chicago, IL |(773) 298-3000 | Register
NAAD 32nd Annual Conference & Exhibit Show
Equality, Recovery, Access: Integrating Treatment & Services for Persons with IDD/MI
November 18-20, 2015
Location: San Francisco, California
Vita Community Services, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Topic: ID and Identity: Claiming and Owning Difference
Brian King, MD, MBA
Center on Human Development and Disability
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Topic: Equality/Recovery/Access: The Future Is Now
Certification/Accreditation for IDD/MH: Raising the Bar
Policy Updates in Addressing Challenges in Health Care Refer for Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Co-Occurring behavioral Health Disorders
Emotion Regulation Skills for Individuals with Dual Diagnosis: Complicating Factors, the SKILLS System, and Implementation
Forensics with People with IDD/MI Including Civil and Criminal Issues They May Face
Heterogeneity in the DSM-5/DM-ID-2 Autism Spectrum: Linking Biological Traits, Clinical Traits and Treatments
Effective Substance Abuse Strategies for Individuals with ID
Exhibitor and Sponsor Information
Exhibit at the NADD 32nd Annual Conference & Exhibit Show where you will have the opportunity to get your product or service in front of hundreds of qualified attendees.
For exhibitor and sponsorship information, click here.
Special Education for English Learners: From Early Intervention Services to the IEP - Rita Brusca Vega, Ed.D. & Cristina Lopez, M.S. Ed.
Saturday, December 5, 2015 | 9am – 12pm |SXU, 18230 Orland Parkway, Orland Park, IL 60467 |(708) 802-6200 | Register
LDA of America 53rd Annual International Conference
February 15-18, 2016
Location: Orlando, FL
About the Conference:
LDA’s mission is to create opportunities for success for all individuals affected by learning disabilities and to reduce the incidence of learning disabilities in future generations. LDA believes everyone can succeed at school, at work, in relationships, and in the community given the right opportunities and supports as needed. Please bring your family, friends and co-workers to the 2016 LDA Conference in Orlando, FL, for a time of learning and discovering how we can advocate and work together to create new opportunities for children and adults with learning disabilities.
For more information:
View the conference web page or call: (412) 341-1515