LTC Events, Workshops, & Book Groups
"I Can Relate: Understanding Students with Special Needs"
Date: Thursday, January 31st, 2013
Time: 11:45 am
Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes
Location: WCC 236; Larson Family Meeting Room
Sponsored by: Perlman Learning/Teaching Ctr
Contact: Charlene Hamblin, x4192Import into your calendar program
We have all known students who have a hard time relating—to us, to classmates, or to the world around them. This session aims to help faculty and staff members better understand students with disabilities, including disorders on the autism spectrum, and learn strategies for dealing with the challenges these students pose.
Presenters: Andy Christensen, coordinator of disability services; and Dr. Jane Nofer Poskanzer, licensed psychologist and site supervisor, Fraser
Child and Family Services