Webinars and Slides

Aug 17th: Special Needs Planning
Guest Speaker: Attorney Jeff Nickerson

Other Resources Mentioned:

  • Book by NOLO: Special Needs Trusts
Aug 12th: What Are My Special Ed Rights During COVID-19?
Guest Speaker: Attorney Mark Woodsmall
July 15th: Autism and Masks - Making an Informed Decision
Guest Speakers: Dr John Openshaw. Dr Openshaw, Lead of the COVID-19 Clinical Team at the California Dept of Public Health
Tenderly Logan, Director of Special Education Upper Lake USD in Lake County, California
Michelle Goodrow, a special educator with Moderate/Severe credential with over 20 years of experience
Coping with Covid-19, for parents_Page_1
June 17th: California's Current Budget Crisis and the Impact to the I/DD Community
Guest Speakers: Marty Omoto, Executive Director, California Disability Community Action Network

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May 18th: A Conversation on the Future of Autism
Guest Speakers: Mark Woodsmall, esquire; Dr. Scott Wyatt, and Dr. Awit Dulasong, BCBA-D
Play card conversation about the future of special eduation _

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APRIL 29th: What is it like Living with Autism During COVID-19
Guest Speakers: Kelly Londenberg, COTA/L

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APRIL 22nd: Empowering Coping Strategies During COVID-19
Guest Speakers: Dr. Pompa-Caraven, Dr. Joelle Martino, Pearl Colbert, MFT, BCBA, Easterseals Southern California

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Easterseals SoCal Resource List & Information

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APRIL 15th: Supporting your Special Needs Child with Distance Learning
Guest Speakers: Evelyn Kung, BCBA, Clinical Director, and Vince Redmond, MFT, The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (CARD)

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APRIL 8th: Virtual Schooling with Your Special Ed Student
Guest Speakers: Dr. Kathleen Hermsmeyer, Sherry Kosmal, Moderated by Beth Burt

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April 3rd Webinar: Critical Tools for Supporting People When Familiar Supports Aren’t Available - Professionals
Guest Speakers: Lori Shepard, Scott Shepard,Tracy Whitehorse, Melanie Miles, Avenues SLS

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Communication DIctionary

Change/Transition Book

Diccionario de Comunicación

Libro de Cambios de Dan COVID19

April 1st Webinar: Critical Tools for Supporting People When Familiar Supports Aren’t Available
Guest Speakers: Lori Shepard, Scott Shepard and Tracy Whitehorse, Avenues SLS

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Communication DIctionary

Change/Transition Book

Diccionario de Comunicación

Libro de Cambios de Dan COVID19

March 19 Webinar: Resources for the New Reality
Guest Speakers: Chris Grant, Dr. Rick Gutierrez, Liz Heintz, Jek Barrozo, OTR/L, and moderated by Beth Burt.

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