Orion School Speaker Event - The Alert Program - How Does Your Engine Run?

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 458 Ponce de Leon Ave NE Atlanta GA 30308  See map

On September 18 join us at the Orion School for the topic “Using the Alert Program at Home and in the Classroom”  presented by Megan Bartlett OTR/L . Learn the basic tenants of the Alert/How Does Your Engine Run program that is used by occupational therapists and schools to help children self regulate. Plenty of tips to help parents!  
This evening is part of the free monthly educational speaker series sponsored by The Orion School and open to the community to offer parents a chance to connect, share, and learn. Experienced professionals will present each month on a variety of topics related to children with neurobehavioral conditions including ADHD and Asperger’s Syndrome. Refreshments will be provided. Reservations are suggested so we can plan accordingly.

Time for all presentations is from 6:30pm-8:00pm

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
“Technology as a Tool in the Classroom and at Home”
Presented by Jennifer Liang M.ed - Orion Educator

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
“The Importance of Play”
Presented by Matthew Weneta M.ed of Aerie Experiences -Orion Professional Partner

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
“Strategies to Help Parents of  Complex Children Manage Stress”
Presented by MargoGeller LCSW 
Orion Professional Partner

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
“Family Systems and Stress – Breaking the Pattern”
Presented by Laura Patrice LPC of Perspectives
Center for Holistic Therapy

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
“The Nutrition and Learning Connection”

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
“Tips for Handling Challenging
Behaviors for Tweens and Teens”

Presented by Lanie Cox, M.ed. - Orion Board Member

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
“Educating the Whole Child”
Presented by Michael Largin,MA - Orion Educator


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