This presentation will focus on developing a better understanding of FASD in order to make a difference in the lives of children impacted by prenatal exposure to alcohol. Organization, creating a positive home climate and responding to individual needs will be emphasized. As well, the usefulness of behaviour modification and the utilization of consequences will be discussed.
As a psychologist and certified professional coach, Dwaine has worked successfully with children displaying a variety of special needs within a multidisciplinary team, as an educational consultant within school districts as well as in private practice. He has a specialty interest in working with children with challenges in the areas of social and emotional behaviour with a specific focus on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) and Anxiety as well as with students with differentiated learning styles and abilities. Many of the sessions Dwaine presents are based on materials including resource books, training manuals and train-the–trainer sessions that he has developed for Alberta Education. Dwaine has provided workshops nationally and internationally, which have been evaluated as being dynamic, humorous, thought provoking and filled with practical information.
Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
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|Registration Deadline:||February 20, 2019|
|Special Notes:||Evening session for parents|
Session will run from: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM