2017 Annual DIR® in Education Conference

Frazer Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Saturday, January 21, 2017

9:00AM – 4:00PM



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Parents & Self Advocates: $59
Early Bird Registration (no CEUs): $79
Early Bird Professionals with Available CEUs: $99

Groups of 7 or more get 30% off when registering together.


Location
The Atrium at the Cator Woolford Gardens at the Frazer Center
1815 S. Ponce de Leon Ave
Atlanta, Georgia

Cator Woolford Gardens at the Frazer Center


This one day conference focuses on the application of the DIR/Floortime Model in educational settings. Figuring out how to support the social-emotional underpinnings of learning can be a challenging and rewarding journey for teachers, administrators, therapists, and families. Please join us for a robust day of presentations and discussion with some of the leading DIR in Education practitioners.

 

Featuring

Emily Rubin, MS, CCC-SLP

Gil Tippy, PsyD, Rebecca School

Dave Nelson, MS, LPC, The Community School

and many more…

 

Topics include

 On Becoming a DIR School

A case study of Casablanca Academy’s efforts to embrace a DIR approach to education

 The Importance of Family Support

Why parent/family training and support is essential to a successful DIR school, and how to do it.

 Comprehensive Programming and Support Beyond Age 21

The importance of providing services to young adults in transition using the DIR framework

 Experiential Learning for Core Subjects

How to help students learn meaningfully by getting fully engaged in the material.

 What Young Adults Have to Say About Education

A panel of young adults from The Community School Transition Program

talking about what they needed in school.


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Accommodations

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Continuing Education

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Registration Cancellation and Refund Policy: The individual registration fee for the conference includes a non-refundable processing fee of $50.  All cancellations must be made by e-mailing conference@icdl.com at least 15 days prior to the first day of the conference to qualify for a full refund (less the $50 processing fee).  Cancellations after that period and before the conference begins are eligible for a 50 percent refund (less the processing fee).  No refunds will be issued once the conference has begun.