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Webinar: Education Records Organizer
Monday, Oct. 23, 2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7197388105496146947


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpgPlease join Trish Washburn, Parent Advocate for Parent to Parent of NYS as she presents this webinar.

In this workshop, parents, guardians and advocates of children who receive 504 and special education services will learn how to take their educational records and organize them into a record-keeping binder. This workshop will assist parents in becoming more organized in planning a child’s education, and in the CPSE/CSE process.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




A Beginners Overview to the Special Education Process
October 24, 2017
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for A Beginners Overview to the Special Education Process on Oct 24, 2017 6:00 PM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1770436207834110722
Presenter: Trish Washburn, Education Specialist
This training is for parents, grandparents, guardians, and professionals that are new to the special education process. This training will take you through the purpose of special education and that it is to provide equal access to education for children ages birth through 21 by providing specialized services that will lead to school success in the general curriculum. If your child’s health care provider, teacher, other interested party or you suspect that your child may be eligible for special education services, it is helpful to know what to expect and where to begin. The training is an overview of the special education process and brief descriptions of its elements.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

              




Webinar: Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call:(518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4484710396893245956


Event Cost: FREE

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Please join Lindsey Pensabene, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.

Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




A Beginners Overview to the Special Education Process
October 26, 2017
Start Time: 11:00AM | End Time: 12:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for A Beginners Overview to the Special Education Process on Oct 26, 2017 11:00 AM EDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6705293982432413698
Presenter: Tina Beauparlant, Regional Program Manager/ Education Specialist. This training is for parents, grandparents, guardians, and professionals that are new to the special education process. This training will take you through the purpose of special education and that it is to provide equal access to education for children ages birth through 21 by providing specialized services that will lead to school success in the general curriculum. If your child’s health care provider, teacher, other interested party or you suspect that your child may be eligible for special education services, it is helpful to know what to expect and where to begin. The training is an overview of the special education process and brief descriptions of its elements.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

              




Conference: Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders in the Classroom
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Start Time: 8:30 AM | End Time: 3:15 PM
Contact: Sue Conners Phone: Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Location:

SUNY Plattsburgh
Angell Conference Center


Event Address:

38 Rugar St.


Plattsburgh, NY
Event Cost: $40/$10

Event: 

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Tourette Association of America, Greater New York State Chapter presents the conference Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders in the Classroom on Saturday, Oct. 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. This conference will provide workshops for all education personnel, SUNY students, outside service providers and families. The topics presented include:

  • Criteria for diagnosing Tourette Syndrome
  • Associated Disorders (ADHD, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Learning Disabilities, Fine Motor Deficits, and Sensory Processing)
  • Behaviors associate with TS, ADHD, OCD, and LD
  • Impact of those disorders on performance and behavior
  • Specific classroom strategies and techniques for these disorders
  • Introduction to a Functional Behavioral Assessment for children with neurological disorders

   

The fee for the workshop is $40 which includes breakfast, lunch, break snacks and all materials. A student fee of $10 is available, but does not include lunch.

   

To register fill out the form linked below and mail or email to the address provided. Email Sue Conners at conners@roadrunner.com with any questions. The registration deadline is Oct. 25.

   

Conference: Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders in the Classroom - FLYER




“What is Section 504?”
November 6, 2017
Start Time: 12:30PM | End Time: 1:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 3811-4350

Please register for "What is Section 504?" on Nov 6, 2017 12:30 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/821973288458964738
Please join Trish Washburn, Education Specialist, for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on What is Section 504? This training will teach parents the difference between Section 504 and IDEA. Section 504 is a Civil Rights legislation which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities. Children who qualify under this law receive services and/ or accommodations in the public school system without being classified under IDEA/IDEIA and their school district’s Committee on Special Education.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

              




Webinar: A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM | End Time: 1:30 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4931112117807984388


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpgPlease join Sharon Marrella, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents on A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD.

The purpose of this training is to introduce families to the language of service delivery systems and to define and clarify information about services and supports. Participants will gain an increased awareness and understanding of eligibility criteria and the eligibility determination process. The training includes an overview of Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), Home and Community Based Services Waiver, and Family Support Services.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Webinar: Loss, Grief, and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7343403245716026372


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpgPlease join Barb Hoffman, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she gives a presentation on Loss,Grief and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs.

Powerful and intense feelings are natural and common responses to parenting a child with exceptional needs. This training will provide an overview of common emotions experienced by parents and discuss how by sharing and acknowledging these emotions parents can find the inner strength needed to face and embrace their role as a parent of a child with special needs.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Webinar: Education Records Organizer
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6353486542899028227


Event Cost: FREE

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Please join Trish Washburn, Parent Advocate for Parent to Paren tof NYS as she presents this webinar.

In this workshop, parents, guardians and advocates of children who receive 504 and special education services will learn how to take their educational records and organize them into a record-keeping binder. This workshop will assist parents in becoming more organized in planning a child’s education, and in the CPSE/CSE process.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




“What is Section 504?”
November 15, 2015
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:00PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for "What is Section 504?" on Nov 15, 2017 6:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4217025501496463362
Please join Trish Washburn, Education Specialist, for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on What is Section 504? This training will teach parents the difference between Section 504 and IDEA. Section 504 is a Civil Rights legislation which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities. Children who qualify under this law receive services and/ or accommodations in the public school system without being classified under IDEA/IDEIA and their school district’s Committee on Special Education.
Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend.

              




Webinar: Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child’s Program
Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM | End Time: 6:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: ​Call: (518) 381-4350

Event Cost: FREE

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Please join Mary Beth Fadelici , Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents this webinar.

Service Coordination is an important support in the life of a child with a developmental disability and his or her family. Under Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), parents and family members are recognized as valuable participants in their child's service coordination program. As a valuable participant, it is important that family members are well informed about how MSC works and their rights under the program. This training will provide this necessary information.

By being informed, you and your child's service coordinator can become partners in advocating for and gaining access to necessary supports and services for your child.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




What You Need to Know About Assistive Technology in the IEP
November 28, 2017
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for What You Need to Know About Assistive Technology in the IEP on Nov 28, 2017 6:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3733091951205359362
This training will teach parents, grandparents, guardians about appropriate Assistive Technology (AT) devices and services how they allow students with disabilities to participate in and benefit from the general education curriculum and to meet Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals. For every student with an IEP, federal and state regulations require that the team consider the student’s need for assistive technology devices and services.




Webinar: Education Records Organizer
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
Start Time: 12:30 PM | End Time: 1:30 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3881057626591012609


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpg

Please join Trish Washburn, Parent Advocate for Parent to Paren tof NYS as she presents this webinar.

In this workshop, parents, guardians and advocates of children who receive 504 and special education services will learn how to take their educational records and organize them into a record-keeping binder. This workshop will assist parents in becoming more organized in planning a child’s education, and in the CPSE/CSE process.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Webinar: Medicaid Service Coordination for Families – Getting the Most from Your Child’s Program
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM | End Time: 12:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5538282229838100484


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpgPlease join Barb Hoffman, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents this webinar.

Service Coordination is an important support in the life of a child with a developmental disability and his or her family. Under Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), parents and family members are recognized as valuable participants in their child's service coordination program. As a valuable participant, it is important that family members are well informed about how MSC works and their rights under the program. This training will provide this necessary information.

By being informed, you and your child's service coordinator can become partners in advocating for and gaining access to necessary supports and services for your child.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Webinar: Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7590499792360552964


Event Cost: FREE

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Please join Maryalice Fegeley, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout for Parents of Children with Special Needs.

Extraordinary parenting responsibilities create extraordinary pressures on parents. At the same time, parenting a child with special needs requires energy, focus, and enthusiasm to be effective in our role. The better off we are emotionally and physically, the better off our families will be. Join us for this webinar on Preventing Parent Burnout and discover positive ways to cope with and effectively manage stress.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




WEBINAR- What You Need to Know About Assistive Technology in the IEP
December 7, 2017
Start Time: 12:00PM | End Time: 1:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for What You Need to Know About Assistive Technology in the IEP on Dec 7, 2017 12:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7180929518469292802
This training will teach parents, grandparents, guardians about appropriate Assistive Technology (AT) devices and services how they allow students with disabilities to participate in and benefit from the general education curriculum and to meet Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals. For every student with an IEP, federal and state regulations require that the team consider the student’s need for assistive technology devices and services.


              




Webinar: Loss, Grief, and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Friday, Dec. 8, 2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM | End Time: 1:30 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: (518) 381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/223513501028892420


Event Cost: FREE

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Please join Maryalice Fegeley, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she gives a presentation on Loss,Grief and Adjustment for Parents of Children with Special Needs.

Powerful and intense feelings are natural and common responses to parenting a child with exceptional needs. This training will provide an overview of common emotions experienced by parents and discuss how by sharing and acknowledging these emotions parents can find the inner strength needed to face and embrace their role as a parent of a child with special needs.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Webinar: A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD
Monday, Dec. 11, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM | End Time: 7:30 PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: Call: 518-381-4350

Location:

Webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7799810522405995524


Event Cost: FREE

P2p webinars1.jpgPlease join Parent to Parent of NYS, Dianne O'Connor, Regional Coordinator for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents on A Guide for Families to Understanding Supports & Services Administered by OPWDD.

The purpose of this training is to introduce families to the language of service delivery systems and to define and clarify information about services and supports. Participants will gain an increased awareness and understanding of eligibility criteria and the eligibility determination process. The training includes an overview of Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC), Home and Community Based Services Waiver, and Family Support Services.

Please be advised that only the first 100 participants who log on will be able to attend. Click here to register for the webinar.




Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities
December 12, 2017
Start Time: 6:00PM | End Time: 7:30PM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities on Dec 12, 2017 6:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/339370147237621506
Please join Tina Beauparlant, Regional Program Manager / Education Specialist, for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities.
This training will take you through the NYS Special Education Regulations step by step. Parents will learn the role they play on the CSE, learn the chain of command regarding the CSE, learn how to request information regarding your child’s IEP and gain an understand how to communicate with your child’s teachers & administrators.
After this webinar parents will have more knowledge about the educational laws to advocate for their child/children.


              




Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities
December 14, 2017
Start Time: 11:00AM | End Time: 12:30AM
Contact: Tina Beauparlant Phone: (518) 381-4350

Please register for Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities on Dec 14, 2017 11:00 AM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7969475068654332674
Please join Tina Beauparlant, Regional Program Manager / Education Specialist, for Parent to Parent of NYS, as she presents a webinar on Understanding the Regulation of the Commissioner of Education Part 200 Students with Disabilities.
This training will take you through the NYS Special Education Regulations step by step. Parents will learn the role they play on the CSE, learn the chain of command regarding the CSE, learn how to request information regarding your child’s IEP and gain an understand how to communicate with your child’s teachers & administrators.
After this webinar parents will have more knowledge about the educational laws to advocate for their child/children.


              




Family Retreat: Autism Support Weekend
Friday, March 23 - Sunday, March 25, 2018
Start Time: | End Time:
Contact: Phone: Call: 845-985-2291 ext. 450 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Location:

Frost Valley YMCA


Event Address:

2000 Frost Valley Rd.


Claryville, NY
Event Cost: See flyer below

Event: 

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Frost Valley YMCA presents Gain Support, Build Traditions, Family Retreats: Autism Support Weekend on March 23 to 25. This event will provide guests with the opportunity to build friendships, support networks, as well as the potential to relax, play, and forget for a few days the pressures of daily life.

   

A guest with Autism stays free, friends and family stay for $139 in modern, camp-style lodging. Registration is easy, call 845-985-2291 ext. 450 or email reservations@frostvalley.org">reservations@frostvalley.org.

   

Family Retreat: Autism Support Weekend - FLYER




Family Retreat: Autism Support Weekend
Friday, June 15 - Sunday, June 17, 2018
Start Time: | End Time:
Contact: Phone: Call: 845-985-2291 ext. 450 or Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Location:

Frost Valley YMCA


Event Address:

2000 Frost Valley Rd.


Claryville, NY

Event: 

YMCA LOGO.jpg

Frost Valley YMCA presents Gain Support, Build Traditions, Family Retreats: Autism Support Weekend on June 15 to 17. This event will provide guests with the opportunity to build friendships, support networks, as well as the potential to relax, play, and forget for a few days the pressures of daily life.

   

A guest with Autism stays free, friends and family stay for $139 in modern, camp-style lodging. Registration is easy, call 845-985-2291 ext. 450 or email reservations@frostvalley.org.

   

Family Retreat: Autism Support Weekend - FLYER








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