Other Disability-Related Webinars & Online Content
We often get information about webinars and online content that relate to the disability community. We offer this list of events from other agencies as a public service to the families we work with.
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Monday, January 28, 2019
|ADHD and Twice Exceptional Kids Webinar|
Twice-exceptional kids with ADHD need to be challenged in areas in which they’re gifted and supported in the areas in which they struggle. In this expert chat, Paul Yellin, M.D., will be talking about the misconceptions and unique challenges faced by 2E kids with ADHD, and what they need to thrive in life.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
|You Don't Have to Be Dyslexic to Have Trouble Learning to Read English Webinar|
All but seven states now require teachers to be trained on recognizing and supporting students with dyslexia. In this webinar, we will explore the contributions of cognitive skills such as attention, working memory, processing speed, phonemic awareness/discrimination, and visual system challenges in learning to read. Then we will address the “special challenges” of the English language and some promising approaches that can be implemented by classroom teachers.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday - January 29-31, 2019
|AgrAbility Virtual National Training Workshop Addressing Issues of Disability in Agriculture|
The National AgrAbility Project provides free online training as a service to farmers and ranchers with disabilities, the professionals who work with them, other nonprofit service providers, and anyone else who may be interested.
The Virtual National Training Workshop (VNTW) is an annual three-day web conference featuring two webinars per day for a total of six sessions. Presentations cover a wide range of topics related to disability and agriculture.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
|PACER Webinar - Working Effectively with Culturally Diverse Families of Children & Youth with Behavior Health Needs|
This webinar is designed for educators, and other professionals working with families and their children and youth with mental health needs. This presentation given by a unique panel of diverse parents who are also advocates and experts in cultural diversity, will share strategies they have found to be effective for building collaboration with diverse families.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
|Processing Speed: Helping Your Child Keep Up This Semester Webinar|
Kids with slow processing speed can have trouble keeping up in class, participating in discussions, and staying focused. Join Ellen Braaten, Ph.D., to learn about ways to support your child with slow processing speed this semester.