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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

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Workplace

Online

How do businesses promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace? What are Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s) and what impact do they have? Learn about different initiatives businesses are taking to include individuals with disabilities in the workforce. October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Join Michigan Rehabilitation Services, DNOM, and other public and private […]

Free
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Behavior is Communication

Online

with Sally Burton-Hoyle, Ed.D; Professor, ASD Area, Department of Special Education, College Supports Program Faculty Advisor A child’s problematic or inappropriate behavior is a sign that something is not right. The child needs support, not punishment. This two-part online workshop will help you determine what the child is saying with their behavior and how to […]

Free
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Transition Planning

Online

Quality ABA treatment begins with long-term outcomes in mind. Clinicians need to work with their clients and caregivers to understand what they want to accomplish in life, not just in treatment. Transition planning is an ongoing discussion that should be refined throughout the course of treatment. This webinar focuses on: • Developing goals that will […]

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Everyday ABA for Parents of Adolescents & Teens

Online

Learn how you can develop your adolescent’s skills and reduce challenging behaviors using the principles of ABA. Topics will include: Understand the basic principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Learn how to implement ABA techniques at home Develop techniques & interventions to improve your family member’s skills Identify methods to reduce your individual's challenging behaviors.

$25

Rethinking Guardianship: Facilitating Lifelong Self-Determination

Online

This workshop covers guardianship from a historicalperspective, strangers as guardians, and alternatives to guardianship. • What are alternatives to guardianship? • What is power of attorney? • How can medical and financial decisions be handled? • What is self-determination? • What is supported decision making? • How can we best support students as they transition […]

Free

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
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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

Preparing Young Adults for Employment!

Online

Presented by Christina Eagle & Program for Employment Preparedness (PEP) Students This presentation will identify ways to empower young adults with skills necessary to be successful in employment and transition plan for their next steps. It will give practical strategies to help young adults learn about their interests and preferences, as well as how to […]

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Everyday ABA for Parents of Younger Children ages 2-8yrs

Online

Learn how you can develop your child's skills and reduce challenging behaviors using the principles of ABA. Topics will include: Understand the basic principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Learn how to implement ABA techniques at home Develop techniques & interventions to improve your child’s skills Identify methods to reduce your child's challenging behaviors.

$25
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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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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
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