Bayview Behavioral Hospital
6629 Wooldridge Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78414
In From Emotions to Advocacy training programs (one day, 6 hours),
parent advocate Pat Howey teaches you how to take an active role in managing your
child's special education, the gentle art of disagreeing, and how to maintain
healthy working relationships with the school.
to assess your child's strengths and needs
to prepare a Parent Report for the IEP team
to build healthy working relationships with school personnel
to document information that may prevent or resolve disputes
to participate as an equal member of your child's IEP team
are designed to meet the needs of parents, educators, health care providers, advocates
and attorneys who represent children with disabilities regarding special education.
The program is not disability specific.
1: Getting Started
Creating the Advocate's IEP, the Master Plan
the Paper Trail
and Strategies for the Advocate
Parent as Project Manager
101: Learning the Rules of the Game
to Success, Resolving Parent/School
Emergency, Crisis, Help
and Your Child's Disability
and Measurements 101
||Lunch is on your own
of IDEA - Findings, Purposes and Definitions
504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Child Left Behind
of Adverse Assumptions
the Paper Trail - Documenting and Writing Letters and using
the "Letter to a Stranger" Strategy
Meeting Strategies and Common Problems
it all together
|Individual to include CEU's
Click here to register online.
If paying by check or money order please mail your payment to The Autism Spectrum Resource Center of Corpus Christi, 3440 South Alameda, Corpus Christi, TX 78411.
Your registration fee includes Continental Breakfast, afternoon snack, a deluxe Wrightslaw highlighter pen and a copy of Wrightslaw:
From Emotions to Advocacy, 2nd Edition ($22.90 retail value).
Credits: 0.6 CEUs (continuing education units) have been approved for this conference.
Contact Sandra Lynch by telephone at 361-446-6617 or Bill Butler at 361-851-5111.
programs often fill up early! Space is limited - don't miss out! Register today!
click here for directions to the Bayside Behavioral Hospital.
Corpus Christi International Airport (CRP)
(14 miles to the conference location)
a list of local hotels click here.
the Texas Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities so people can get reliable
information and support.
The State Yellow
Pages has many useful resources - evaluators, educational consultants, academic
tutors, support groups, grassroots organizations, advocates, attorneys and others
who help parents get services for their children.
If you provide a service,
sign up to be listed on the Yellow
Pages for Kids with Disabilities - this is a free service from Wrightslaw.
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