Event Calendar

A Day of Family Empowerment: Understanding Behavior and Communication

Monday, October 1, 2018 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Endicott, NY
Description: A Day of Family Empowerment: Understanding Behavior and Communication
Please join Starbridge, Inc. and The Family Resource Network for a full-day advocacy training.

The following topics will be covered:
Effective Communication Strategies
Advocacy Tips
Functional Behavior Assessments
Behavior Intervention Plans

About 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.

Date: Monday, October 1, 2018
Check In: 9:15 am
Morning Session: 9:30 am to 12pm
Lunch: 12 pm to 12:30 pm, FREE PIZZA LUNCH INCLUDED
Afternoon Session: 12:30 to 3:30 pm
Location: George F. Johnson Library 1001 Park St., Endicott, NY

Registration is required. Deadline to register is Thursday, September 27, 2018. For questions or to register by phone call Robin at (607)432-0001. To register on-line go to www.familyrn.org. Click on the Event Calendar and the News and Events link.

***This workshop is funded through a grant from the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD). Self-directing families will need to add “Intensive Advocacy” to their budgets prior to attending. This small flat rate allows you to attend all events in this category and receive individualized advocacy services for this calendar year. ***
Contact Information:
Robin Piefer