Below is the schedule for our Spring 2013 Workshops. These
workshops are designed for parents, family members, caregivers,
community members and any other adults interested in supporting
children and youth who have Learning Disabilities.
- To register, please call Integra at 416-486-8055 or click here.
Registration is essential as space is limited.
- The cost for each workshop is $10.
- All workshops will take place in Integra's boardroom on the
first floor of the 25 Imperial St. address.
- All workshops will run from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Executive Functioning & Learning Disabilities
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
This presentation provides participants with an understanding of the nature of executive functioning (higher order thinking skills including organization and problem solving) and difficulties children with learning disabilities may have in regulating themselves. Suggestions on how to support kids with executive function difficulties will be discussed.
All About Moods: Anxiety, Depression & Learning Disabilities
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
In this introductory workshop, participants will gain an understanding of anxiety and depression, approaches to treatment, and the relationship between mood disorders and Learning Disabilities (LDs).
Walk a Mile in My Shoes for Siblings (for children & Youth ages 10-18 years)
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
This is an adaptation of Walk a Mile in My Shoes, the experiential workshop on LDs designed to increase knowledge and understanding about how it may feel to have LDs. This version is designed for siblings of children with LDs, or other children and youth who could benefit from understanding more about LDs. Participants should come with an adult.
ADHD & LDs in Teens: Supporting Self-Reliance
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
This workshop will look at how ADHD may affect teens at school and at home and look at a specific approach for parents and teachers to better support a teen to learn to gradually become more independent.