Dr. Norm Forman (Psychologist and Parents Advocate)

by Dr. Norm Forman
(Toronto)

PARENT'S ADVOCACY in the SCHOOL OFFERS ITS NEXT WORKSHOP

Advocating Effectively for Students with Special Needs
GOALS:
You Will Learn: (For parents, school personnel, those training to be an advocate)
*The basic skills of advocating for school children with special needs.
*The fundamental Do's and Dont's when attending school meetings.
*The important information that the schools do not share with parents.
*The essential questions concerning your child's programs and services.
*The ten resources that you can implement that can get the school to change.
*About what you can do to get educational assistants when there are too few.
(Toronto Globe article title: “Resources scarce for special-needs students”
And More!

LOCATION:
Toyota on the Park Business Conference Office
1077 Leslie St. Toronto M3C 2J7
(Corner of Eglinton and Leslie)

DATES and TIMES:
Saturdays: March 26 OR April 2, 2016
From 9AM to 11AM – Limited to 15 Participants

FEES:
The Workshop fee is $75 and it includes handout materials and follow-up call.

PRESENTER:
The Workshop will be presented by Dr. Norm Forman, author of Exceptional
Children Ordinary Schools: Getting the Education You Want for Your Special Needs Child. Dr. Forman is a Registered Psychologist with a Doctor of Education degree who has specialized in parent/child advocacy issues for twenty years. Based on his book, Dr. Forman developed Parent Advocacy Training Programs for the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada and the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario which were made available on the Web.
Dr. Forman was a member of the TDSB Special Education Advisory Committee
(SEAC) for many years and is currently a Board Member of the Down Syndrome
Association of Toronto. He consults with parents, families and schools.

REGISTER:
You may register by sending the fee to : Dr. Norm Forman, Sunnybrook PO, POB 50201, 660 Eglinton Ave. East, Toronto M4G 2K0. Email the date you prefer. Questions:support@parentsadvocacy.com 416-429-8511 www.parentsadvocacy.com

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Toronto Area Parent Events.


You may also be interested in....

Based on the submissions and comments on this topic, there are a number of products that may be of help to you.  At no cost to you, I've set up an auto-generated product finder from our affiliate partners to showcase special needs products that are likely be of help to you.

Just click on any product that you'd like to know more about, and you'll be taken to the merchant for that product.  The product information will open in a new tab in your browser, so don't worry, we'll be right here waiting for you when you're done... :-)

Hope this helps!




Sign up for our FREE Newsletter

Get Tax Tips for Canadians with Disabilities, FREE when you sign up for our newsletter.
Sign up now to get updates and special offers!

You may also be interested in:

If I find good products that I think offer value and would be of interest to my site visitors, I occasionally will provide my visitors with an affiliate link.  
Some (but not all) of the links on this site are to my affiliate referrals. Some of these links, esp from Amazon or Google are auto-generated, based on site content and visitor preferences. At no cost to you, an affiliate may pay me a small referral fee, which goes towards the cost and maintenance of this site.  
Any recommendation or referral I offer my visitors is independent of the existence of a possible affiliate fee, and my primary goal is to provide my visitors with useful information. 
If you have any questions about this, please contact me.


Comments are moderated - by a human who also lives offline.  
Please allow up to 48 hours before comments are displayed.

comments powered by Disqus

FREE Tax Tips
when you sign up for our FREE newsletter. Sign up now to get updates and
special offers!


Featured Products

Back Zip Jumpsuits / Pajamas 

Back Zipper Pajamas for Children - Polar Fleece



Free Shipping on Toy orders $25 or over!!


Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings, Fifth Canadian Edition

Skylanders Superchargers Light It Up Blue Autism Speaks Special Edition