Oct
12
8:00 AM08:00

2019 CHADD/NAMI ADHD and Mental Health Resource Fair

  • ASCE HQ Bechtel Conference Center (map)
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Knowing is better! That’s why ADHD Awareness Month is celebrated every October, with events and activities around the world. This year, CHADD Chapters are joining forces to present a Resource Fair for the benefit of ALL families in Virginia, District of Columbia, and Maryland. We are especially pleased that local Chapters of NAMI - the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental health and co-occurring conditions - are co-hosting the 2019 ADHD Awareness Month event with CHADD.

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Oct
15
7:00 PM19:00

Life After High School: Finding a Good Postsecondary Fit

  • Howard County Community Resources Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

There are many postsecondary paths to independence for young adults with ADHD who learn differently. In this presentation, you will learn about traditional college options as well as alternate paths that provide support to students in executive functioning, independent living, and social skills. You will learn that not all colleges and programs are created equal! Programs that provide vocational/technical training and academic skill development will also be discussed.

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Oct
19
8:00 AM08:00

6th Annual Innovators in Education Conference

The 6th annual Innovators in Education Conference 2019 will focus on how identifying the brain-based strengths and challenges of children and teens translates into designing targeted, and consequently, more effective teaching and treatment plans. Our distinguished faculty will demonstrate how universal design for learning and cutting-edge research from the neurosciences and psychology can be implemented across all settings. This will be a great opportunity for education, collaboration, and engagement.

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Oct
26
8:00 AM08:00

Future Quest Conference 2019

  • George Mason University - Johnson Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Future Quest is a FREE college and career conference held every two years for middle and high school students with disabilities, young adults with disabilities, their families, and professionals who work with them.

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Mar
7
2:00 PM14:00

Emerging Young Adults: Preparing for Life After High School

Judy will be speaking at this event about how to prepare for after high school.

“For high school students diagnosed with ADHD, reaching graduation day can be charged with mixed emotions. There are plenty of options for emerging adults transitioning from high school to the next step in life. This webinar will offer guidance to create a seamless transition into an independent life after graduation.”

For more information, and to register click here for the link.

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