2016 Évènements TDAH

Ontario

CADDAC – ADHD and School Advocacy Webinar (part 1)

Understanding your Province’s Special Education system and how ADHD is recognized within this system is paramount when advocating for your child. This presentation will cover differences in Special Education systems across the provinces and the pros and cons with various systems and how this impacts a student’s rights. The fear of labeling will be covered as well as what the general goals should be when working with a school and advocating for your child.
Date:
October 12, 2016
Time: 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $10 (free for members)
To register please click HERE

CADDRA – 12th Annual CADDRA ADHD Conference, October 14-16, 2016
Ottawa Marriott Hotel, Ottawa, ON

This conference will focus on the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, adolescents and adults. Medical and health care professionals working in the field of ADHD will enhance their knowledge and skills by attending keynote talks, seminars and workshops scheduled in the two-day meeting.

Who Should Attend?
Paediatricians, psychiatrists, family physicians, psychologists, neurologists, nurse practitioners, social workers, other medical professionals and trainees. for more information please go to conference.caddra.ca

CADDAC – ADHD and School Advocacy (part 2)

This presentation will focus on the exceptionality special education system in Ontario. Categories of exceptionality include the recent Ministry of Education Memorandum, understanding and navigating the IPRC process, and how to use third party reports to your benefit.
Date:
October 19, 2016
Time: 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $10 (free for members)
To register please click HERE

Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region ( Hope Group Niagara)

On December 2, 2016 the LDANR will acknowledge ADHD Awareness Month with a special color illumination of Niagara Falls. The Falls will be illuminated Orange and Purple at 10:00pm for fifteen minutes (Please note, all illumination times are approximate and may change according to light conditions.)

ADHD Support Group – Kingston

Join The ADHD Support Group in Kingston on October 22, 2016,for a full day workshop on “ADHD and the Family”. For more information please follow the link http://www.adhdsupportgroup.ca/event/adhd-world-awareness-day/

The Guelph ADHD & Asperger’s Centre

Has a variety of ADHD events during the month, October 29, 2016 “Dealing with Toxic People for ADHDers -Learn research-supported strategies to arm you in the fight against nay-sayers and saboteurs. The world is often unforgiving of our ADHD so we need to figure out the signs that tell us who to ally ourselves with and who we need to fire (and how to do either, because, yeesh, not easy!). Tickets are $25 before Sept 14th, and $30 after.2 Quebec St (Quebec St. entrance), Guelph, ON, Tickets at http://goo.gl/OWJyS7

There are also bi-weekly support groups running Click Here

CADDAC – ADHD and School Advocacy (part 3)

This presentation will focus on how to become a proactive advocate for your child on the school system.  Developing a good IEP is an essential part of advocating for your child in the school system. Tips on how to accomplish this will be discussed. A students’ rights around full day school attendance, suspensions and field trips will also be covered.
Date
: October 26, 2016
Time: 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $10 (free for members)
To register please click HERE

CADDAC – Community ADHD Educational Event

This full day educational event is geared towards adults with ADHD and their families, parents, educators, and medical professionals. This community educational event will feature the latest medical information on ADHD throughout the lifespan and the impact of ADHD on learning, workplace productivity, family and adult relationships. Parenting, organization, home, school and workplace strategies will also be covered
Date: October 30, 2016
Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Place: North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre, 527 Len Self Blvd, Midland, ON
Cost: $30 for 1 person, $50 for 2 people

CADDAC – 8th Annual ADHD Conference

The ADHD Conference includes two full days of presentations on ADHD and related topics geared towards parents, educators, adults with ADHD and their families, and medical professionals.

Date: Saturday November 12th & Sunday November 13th, 2016
Location: BC Children’s Hospital, Chan Centre for Family Health Education 950 West 28th Avenue, Vancouver, British  Columbia V5Z 4H4 . To Register click HERE

British Columbia

British Columbia declares October ADHD Awareness Month for the second year in a row.

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia proclaims October ADHD Awareness Month. View here

Nova Scotia ADHD Action Group

The Nova Scotia ADHD Awareness Expo – Strategies for Success

Where: Nova Scotia Community College

When : October 19th from 5-8pm

Location: Alderney Landing Market

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/straddegies-for-success-expo-tickets-27198634849?aff=eandprexshre&ref=eandprexshre

Poster and book displays will be occurring at post-secondary and public libraries throughout the province.

The Nova Scotia ADHD Action Group on Meetup.com