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Parenting Empowerment Workshop
3/8/2014, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

For parents and caregivers of children with Autism ages 2 through 18+

Learn how you can develop your child's SELF Skills at home and school. 

SELF SKILLS = Self-Empowerment for Lifelong Fulfillment

Self-Advocacy (self-awareness & self-knowledge)

Self-Determination (choice & decision making)

Problem Solving

Goal Setting

This workshop is designed for parents and caregivers of individuals (ages 2 through 18+) with Autism. You will learn the importance of developing your child’s SELF Skills and how these skills directly impact a person’s ability to live an independent, fulfilling quality life.  You will also learn simple strategies that can be used at home and in the community to develop these skills on a daily basis.  We will discuss the importance of working with your educational team and how to advocate for your child’s SELF Skill development at school.  You will also create a Personal SELF Skills Development Plan so that you can start using these strategies beginning day one.

Cost:  $20 per person.  (Lunch will be included)

To register go to www.oakland.edu/oucaresstore

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Location
Pawley Hall Room 307
Oakland University
Rochester MI, 48309
Contact Information
OUCARES
(248) 370-2424