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Register Now! Ohio’s Free Conference on Trauma Informed Schools 11.7.2020

Ohio Trauma-Informed Schools Conference

Registration now open for Ohio’s Free Trauma-Informed Schools Conference. Plan to attend Ohio’s Trauma-Informed Schools Conference hosted by the Ohio Department of Education. This free event will be held virtually on Nov. 7, from 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m., and a recording of the event will be available for one week after the conference for registered participants. […]

A Guide to Interacting with Police

The University of Cincinnati Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities have released a Guide to Interacting with Police for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Here are a few of the resources from their guide that can help children and adults with developmental disabilities better understand what to do when interacting with the police. A link to […]

Be.Welll Anywhere Virtual Training Programs for Children with Disabilities

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Cincinnati Children’s Division of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy have partnered with many organizations such as Luke 5 Adventures and the Cincinnati Parks Foundations to provide free virtual and in person opportunities for children of all ages and abilities to experience the joys of Cincinnati’s park trails. For questions or to register, email OTPT.BE.WELL@CCHMC.ORG Elite […]

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus

Recently, PBS aired an episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood in which Daniel helped learned all about Coronavirus and how to stay safe and healthy. PBS has become a great resource in helping young children understand current conditions while also teaching them proper techniques to help stop the spread of germs. Here are some helpful Tips […]

Cincinnati Art Museum Virtual Workshops

Art Museum Virtual Workshop

The Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in partnership with Microsoft Store is hosting a free virtual workshop!Join us with Microsoft for Virtual Art Museum workshops, specifically tailored for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities!These workshops were designed to introduce children to art in an interesting way—not only will […]

Why Many Autistic Girls Are Overlooked

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Oftentimes, girls can go undiagnosed in comparison to boys, girls tend to mask the symptoms of autism and don’t always fit the tradition autism stereotypes. Read on or follow the link to the full article published by the child mind institute HERE to learn more about why! Many more boys than girls are diagnosed on […]

Project SCOPE (Supporting Children of the Opioid Epidemic)

The University of Cincinnati in partnership with The Wyoming Center for Disabilities and The Nisonger Center at The Ohio State University have worked together on Project SCOPE to provide a biweekly training session focusing on targeting, monitoring, and supporting children effected by the opioid epidemic. Project SCOPE: Supporting Children of the OPioid Epidemic, is a […]

Virtual Screening of INTELLIGENT LIVES Film

The University of Cincinnati Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities in partnership with: is pleased to present a virtual screening of the film Intelligent Lives You can view the trailer for this film here: https://intelligentlives.org/trailer The film will be followed by a brief panel discussion featuring parents, self-advocates, transition support professionals, educators, and employers When: […]

Calming & Self-Regulation Strategies for Kids

Read the full article and access great resources here! https://theinspiredtreehouse.com/calming-self-regulation-strategies-for-kids/?fbclid=IwAR0xPb735mJ0nmJUOEj0ybNQNu0d-80nua9fcZWzoJfPQA-0HCi6fvHUvxo One of the most common things that friends, family members, and parents in our therapy practice/play groups is self-regulation ask us about is self-regulation strategies. It seems that so many kids struggle with this very complex aspect of child development – for many different reasons. […]

May 19th A Free Virtual Training for ESY & Compensatory Services During & After COVID-19

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Ohio Family to Family is hosting a free virtual training program to help families understand the legal aspects of special education during the COVID-19 restrictions and to help implement practical strategies to adapt to an at home learning environment. The training session will be joined by guest speakers : John Price, Esq, Staff Attorney for […]