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Virtual Parent Education and Support

 

Community Resources during COVID-19

The focus of this workshop is to provide families with an overview of the services, programs, activities, funding options and supports available within the community.  

Date: July 10, 2020

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Location: ONLINE webinar; link will be emailed upon registration

Cost: Free


Introduction to Virtual Services

The purpose of this webinar is to give parents and caregivers an orientation to our virtual services.  We will review the benefits and risks for participating in virtual sessions , privacy and confidentiality and provide tips for an optimal session.

Date: July 22, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: ONLINE webinar; link will be emailed upon registration

Cost: Free


Challenging Behaviour Strategies for Prevention and Redirection 

Learn about the various functions of behaviour and why a child might engage in challenging behaviour.  Participants will use case studies to develop and understanding of how to use Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) to prevent and redirect difficult behaviours.  It is recommended that participants attend ABA Key Terms prior.

Date: July 22, 2020

Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Location: ONLINE webinar; link will be emailed upon registration

Cost: Free


Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

This webinar provides families with an introduction to the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and how it can impact brain functioning.  Families will begin to look at the strengths and needs of their own child and the importance of taking care of their own needs.  

Date: August 12, 2020

Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Location: ONLINE webinar; link will be emailed upon registration

Cost: Free


To register, please contact Kathleen Molina-Kelly by phone at (416) 240-1111 ext. 2271 or by email at autismservices@etobicokechildren.com


 

Additional Virtual Parent Education opportunities are being offered by our partner agency Adventure Place.  You can visit http://adventureplace.ca/parent-resources/virutal-parent-education-and-support/ for dates and registration information.  

 

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The Etobicoke Children’s Centre

65 Hartsdale Drive,
Etobicoke, ON M9R 2S8

200 Ronson Dr., (4th floor)
Etobicoke, ON M9W 5Z9

Tel: (416) 240-1111
Fax: (416) 240-7999
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