Category Archives: Events and Conferences

Events and conferences meaningful to the LD community plus relevant links external to this site.

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On Becoming Heroic Parents and Grandparents

I’ll be presenting to professionals, parents and teens in the beautiful city of Cuenca, Ecuador Raising Resilient Kids by Becoming Your Best Selves

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Conference on Disability and Diversity in Hawaii

From the Pacific Rim Conference on Disability and Diversity You can’t miss the 31st Annual Pacific Rim Conference on Disability and Diversity, May 18 & 19, 2015 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu. The theme for our 31st Edition … Continue reading

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New Information Sessions for Riverview Academy

Upcoming Information sessions for parents and professionals interested in this excellent school. Information Sessions for Riverview Academy, October 11th, 2013, East Sandwich, MA

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The 30th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity

The 30th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii will be held on May 19 & 20, 2014. For more information email prinfo@hawaii.edu, or call 808 956-7539. Please visit www.pacrim.hawaii.edu. Proposal submission starts on … Continue reading

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Art Competition for Children and Adults with LD

Art Competition for People with Learning Disabilities The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) is calling for paintings, drawings, poems, songs, animations, and more that portray the strengths of children, teens, and adults with LD. Ask yourself: If you were … Continue reading

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Open House at Riverview School

Great school. Riverview School Open House Riverview School is hosting informational sessions April 5th and July 26th from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Families and professionals will be provided an overview of the programs offered, typical student profile, and a … Continue reading

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Cumberland Academy in Atlanta to Hold Open House

Atlanta School For Learning Disabilities Hosts Open House on Sunday, March 24, 2013

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The Winston School, San Antonio: Hosting Learning Disabilities Symposium

The Winston School in San Antonio Texas has hosted this LD symposium for 23 consecutive years.

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$1,000 Contest for Students with LD

Sponsored by Smart Kids with LD, the contest is for “a notable accomplishment in any field including art, music, math, athletics or community service.”

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Fundraiser for Wilderness Therapy Scholarships

Wilderness or Adventure Therapy can be a life-changing process that helps redirect teens or young adults who are struggling with self-harming behaviors, drugs or are just seriously lost in direction. Adolescents with learning disabilities, dyslexia or other types, are at … Continue reading

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Learning Disabilities, Mental Health and Wilderness Therapy

Last week, I spent three days in Boulder Colorado, speaking at and particpating in The Wilderness Therapy Symposium. I also spent time visiting and getting to know a few “Young Adult Transition Programs” in the greater Boulder/Denver area. Firstly, I … Continue reading

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Two Disability Conferences in Hawaii, Spring 2013

29th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, Hawaii Convention Center,Honolulu, Hawaii on April 29 & 30, 2013. For more information email prinfo@hawaii.edu, or call 808 956-7539. Please visit www.pacrim.hawaii.edu 29th Pacific Rim International Forum on the Rights of … Continue reading

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