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A six-week parent workshop designed to empower you with strategies to enhance school attendance and overcome barriers. Whether your child is dealing with anxiety, depression, ASD, ADHD, or other challenges, our tailored sessions aim to support you in navigating these hurdles for improved educational experiences.

Led by a registered psychologist and board certified behaviour analyst, our workshop combines insightful lectures with interactive Q&A periods, offering both general guidance and individualized support. Through a blend of expert knowledge and practical advice, we're committed to helping you find solutions that resonate with your child's unique needs.

What You Will Learn 

  • Overview of common obstacles to regular school attendance among children with anxiety, depression, ASD, ADHD and more. 

  • Understanding the impact of these conditions on school attendance and learning.

  • Evidence-based strategies for improving attendance, tailored to children with special educational needs.

  • Techniques for building resilience, motivation, and a positive school mindset in children.

  • Developing morning routines and managing transitions 

  • Navigating school and healthcare systems to support your child's needs.

Depending on your insurance plan, you may be eligible for reimbursement for participating in this workshop; we recommend contacting your insurance provider to inquire about coverage for mental health and educational support services.

About our workshops

Discover excellence in education and child development with Elevated Abilities. Our agency offers tailored Professional Development opportunities for schools, clinics, agencies, parents, and caregivers. From mental health practices to behavioural intervention strategies to communication tools, our programs empower educators and caregivers to make a meaningful impact on the lives of children with diverse abilities. Join us as we pave the way for collaborative learning and innovation, creating a brighter future for every child.

At Elevated Abilities, we understand that each group has unique needs and preferences. That's why we offer personalized training tailored to meet the specific requirements of your organizational needs. Whether you prefer in-person sessions or virtual workshops, we accommodate your preferences to ensure accessibility and convenience. Our training sessions, starting from a minimum of 2 hours, allow ample time for engaging discussions, questions, and answers, fostering a comprehensive learning experience. Choose from 2-hour, half-day, full-day, or multiple-day workshops designed to fit your schedule and depth of exploration. Pricing is flexible and based on the type and duration of training, ensuring affordability without compromising quality. Unlock the potential of your team with our adaptable and dynamic training solutions.

What topics are available?

Communication

  • Identifying and Supporting Language Delays and Disorders

  • Strategies for AAC Users

  • Introduction to Sign Language

  • Speech Sound Disorders

  • Early Childhood Milestones

Mental Health

  • Supporting Neurodiversity students

  • Mental Health First Aid for Educators

  • Supporting individuals with Anxiety and Depression

  • Effective Communication Strategies for Sensitive Conversations

  • Trauma-Informed Teaching Practices

  • Integrating Executive Function Skills Training into Curriculum

Behaviour Support

  • ABC’s of Behaviour

  • Behaviour Basics for Families and Caregivers

  • Understanding and Managing Challenging Behaviours

Other Topics

  • Sensory Integration

  • Emotional Regulation

  • Collaborative Play and Social Skills Development

  • Fine Motor Developing in Early Childhood

  • Toileting Strategies

  • IPP Development Strategies

Topic not there?  Reach out and we can look to develop something specific to your needs

Interested in our workshops? Have questions?
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