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Lay Advocacy Training: Anxiety and School Avoidance
November 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Lay Advocacy training: Anxiety and School Avoidance
Anxiety is a natural part of childhood, but when anxiety gets in the way of a child’s ability to learn, families may need support and services through the Committee on Special Education. Learn how to collaborate with your child’s school and what supports and services may be available through school for a child who has anxiety.
¨ Learn how to collaborate with your child’s school
¨ Identify supports and services available through school and your community
Our speaker: Kara Georgi is the Parent Education Specialist for Starbridge parent training and information center. She offers support and information for families and professionals navigating the special education system in Cayuga, Tompkins, Onondaga, Cortland, Broome, Madison, Chenango, Otsego and Delaware Counties.
Friday, November 6, 2020
Registration is required.
To register online please follow the link below:
For questions or assistance with registration, contact Terry at (607)287-3816.
***This conference is funded through a grant from OPWDD. Self-directing families will need to add “Advocacy” to their budgets prior to attending. Please contact Family Resource Network at (607)432-0001 for assistance adding this program to your budget.***