Powerful Tools for Caregivers – Online

Online

A six-week online workshop designed to help informal family caregivers better care for themselves while caring for a relative or friend. Powerful Tools for Caregivers was developed for the non-professional, informal caregiver. This program is designed to help caregivers take care of themselves while caring for a parent, spouse, or friend at home, in a […]

PBIS Workshop Series

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Parents are invited to register for a free three week series on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Each family will work with a Michigan Alliance for Families Parent Mentor to personalize supports and strategies for their child, in their home, and in collaborating with their school in supporting their child. Taking place virtually on […]

Free
Recurring

MAFF IEP COURSE

Online

Four Thursdays, 10:00am-11:30am October 14 October 21 October 28 November 4 Learn to improve the quality of your contributions to your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) and increase your effectiveness to address concerns using the IEP process. This IEP Course includes a weekly follow-up call/email with a Parent Mentor to assist with applying the class […]

Free

Van Riper Lecture Series | Trauma-Informed Care in the field of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

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History The Van Riper Lectures began in 1981, honoring Dr. Charles Van Riper, a pioneer in the field of speech-language pathology and audiology and founder of the Speech Pathology and Audiology program at Western Michigan University. The series brings nationally recognized experts for pre-service and in-service education on topics in communication disorders in addition to […]

$45
Recurring

MAFF IEP COURSE

Online

Four Thursdays, 10:00am-11:30am October 14 October 21 October 28 November 4 Learn to improve the quality of your contributions to your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) and increase your effectiveness to address concerns using the IEP process. This IEP Course includes a weekly follow-up call/email with a Parent Mentor to assist with applying the class […]

Free
Recurring

The After I’m Gone Program

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The After I’m Gone Program assists families who have a family member with a disability in planning for their future when they are no longer able to provide care. This program is offered free of charge by The Arc Western Wayne County and The Arc Northwest Wayne County, funded by The Detroit Wayne Integrated Health […]

Free

Peer to Peer Support: Statewide Training

Online

Peer to peer support programs and inclusion of students with ASD not only impacts outcomes for students with ASD, but has a powerful impact on typical peers and at risk students. The specific steps for developing a peer to peer support program will be presented including: recruitment, training and maintenance, and includes the concept of […]

Challenging Behavior: Strategies for and Barriers to Long-Term Treatment Success

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Free OUCARES Webinar Presented by Dr. Michael Kranak, BCBA Tuesday, November 9 6-7pm This FREE event is designed for parents and caregivers of people with autism and other disabilities as well as professionals who work with people impacted by autism and anyone interested in learning about the topic. OUCARES will send you a link to […]

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The After I’m Gone Program

Online

The After I’m Gone Program assists families who have a family member with a disability in planning for their future when they are no longer able to provide care. This program is offered free of charge by The Arc Western Wayne County and The Arc Northwest Wayne County, funded by The Detroit Wayne Integrated Health […]

Free
Recurring

MI-UCP Assistive Technology Talks

Online

Join us for this series of informational, virtual seminars about how Assistive Technology can make a tremendous difference in the lives of people with disabilities by enhancing their ability to learn, be independent, obtain and maintain employment and integrate within their communities. Assistive Technology is another invaluable way MI-UCP is working to close the disability […]

Free

Employment Supports for Transition-Aged Autistic Youth

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Presented by Jennifer McDonough, MS, CRC, & Alissa Brooke, MS, CRC, PBSF Transition-aged autistic youth face numerous barriers to employment as they exit the school system. Teaching both employment and social skills in real work settings is key to a successful transition into the workforce. With more than 10 years of experience implementing internship programs […]

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Father’s Autism Support Group

Online

The AJ Drexel Autism Institute is excited for the third year of our support group for fathers with children on the autism spectrum in partnership with Dr. Robert Naseef, clinical psychologist at Alternative Choices, and Dr. Michael Hannon, Associate Professor of Counseling at Montclair State University. The next meeting will be held at 11am EST […]

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