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March 14, 2015 Less Struggle, More Success: An Overview of Technology for Learning and Executive Function Challenges
March 07, 2015 Assessment and Intervention for Students with Dyslexia
March 05, 2015 A Panel Discussion by LD/ADHD High School Students
February 27, 2015 A Strength-Based Approach to Treating ADHD
January 29, 2015 Eradicating Low Achievement in Mathematics Classrooms: Research Evidence on what works and what doesn’t for students with learning difficulties
January 22, 2015 A Personalized Approach to ADHD: Developing/Updating a Treatment Program for your Child
January 10, 2015 Executive Functioning: What it is and How to Support it
January 06, 2015 San Francisco Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Differences
December 04, 2014 Fostering Family Closeness and Respect
November 07, 2014 Psycho-educational Assessment in Plain English
October 17, 2014 Understanding Your Dyslexic Learner: How to Support the Student with Language Processing Difficulties
September 27, 2014 Hidden in Full View: The Early Foundations of Learning
September 26, 2014 The College Application: What happens after you find your "fit"?
May 22, 2014 Community Advisory Committee for Special Education Meeting and Open Forum Coffee Chat
March 13, 2014 Experience Dyslexia - A Learning Disabilities Simulation
February 28, 2014 Resilient Kids, Resilient Families
February 08, 2014 Technology for Learning Differences: Equip Students for Success with a Personalized “Technology Toolbelt”
February 01, 2014 Fostering a Love of Reading In and Out of the Classroom
January 24, 2014 Making Sense of Executive Function for Your Child
January 09, 2014 Peninsula Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Differences
January 07, 2014 San Francisco Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Differences
December 06, 2013 Assessment and Treatment of Children with Nonverbal Learning Disabilities (NVLD): Professional Collaborations for Positive Outcomes
November 15, 2013 The Whole-Brain Child
October 25, 2013 The View from High School for Students with Learning and Attention Differences
October 19, 2013 Joyful and Productive Home Literacy
October 11, 2013 Success Starts at Home: Homework Strategies for Cultivating Independence and Self-Advocacy
September 27, 2013 There are No IEPs in College
May 10, 2013 A Balanced Home: Navigating Family Dynamics Between LD and Non LD Children
March 01, 2013 Do 2.7 Million Children Really Need Ritalin? An Integrative Approach to ADHD
February 08, 2013 The Motivation Breakthrough: 6 Secrets to Turning On the Tuned-Out Child
February 02, 2013 Understanding and Supporting Individual Sensory Profiles to Support Academic and Social Success
January 26, 2013 Welcome to the Future: Where Diverse Brains Thrive
January 12, 2013 Parent-Friendly Psychological Testing: What do all those numbers mean?
January 10, 2013 San Francisco Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
January 08, 2013 Peninsula Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
December 07, 2012 Improving Memory and Organization: Tips and Techniques for Boosting Academic Performance
November 16, 2012 Differentiated Instruction and Mindset: Paving the Way to Learning
October 26, 2012 Everyday Technology for Learning Differences: Using the Tools You Already Have
October 13, 2012 Self-Advocacy: Working Together for Student Success
September 29, 2012 Finding the Right Match: The Process of Choosing a Preschool or Elementary School for Your Bumpy Child
September 28, 2012 A College for Every Student: Beyond Disabled Student Services
May 11, 2012 Supporting Social Skill Development in Youth with Learning Disabilities and ADHD: Current Research and Evidence-Based Practices
April 24, 2012 Know Your Rights: Getting the Accommodations You Need In College
March 02, 2012 Family Dynamics in Families with Children with Learning Differences
February 16, 2012 Not All Kids Do Drugs: Proactive Techniques for Parents and Educators
February 11, 2012 Treatments that work for children with ADHD: What teachers and parents can do
February 02, 2012 DYSLEXIA: Translating Scientific Progress into Policy and Practice - It's Time!
January 12, 2012 South Bay Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
January 05, 2012 San Francisco Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
December 09, 2011 Depression, Anxiety and Learning: The interaction of mood and learning, what to look for, and evidence based interventions
November 17, 2011 Award Winning Film Screening: Read Me Differently: Understanding learning disabilities in family life
November 04, 2011 Standing Up for Your Rights: A Practical Guide to Getting Accommodations in Schools
October 27, 2011 EXPERIENCE DYSLEXIA® Simulation
October 21, 2011 ADHD: Attention Doesn't Half Describe It
October 01, 2011 Finding the Right Match: The Process of Choosing a Preschool or Kindergarten for Your Child
September 23, 2011 ADHD and Learning Difficulties: Assembling a Team
May 13, 2011 Mindfulness Based Approaches to Executive Functioning Challenges
March 19, 2011 Finding the Right Match: The Process of Choosing a Preschool or Kindergarten for Your Child
February 25, 2011 Why Does He Do That? Identifying and Empathizing with the Social-Emotional Side of Learning Differences
February 12, 2011 Removing the Mystery: Developing a Better Understanding of the Student with Language Processing Difficulties/Dyslexia
February 10, 2011 EVENT CANCELED: Fathers Discuss their Experiences with Learning and Attention Difficulties
January 20, 2011 Brain Rules for Parents
January 06, 2011 Panel of College Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
December 10, 2010 Using Visualization and Positive Self-Talk to Manage Test-Taking Anxiety and Situational-Specific Anxiety
November 05, 2010 Meltdowns to Shutdowns: An LD Model of Difficult Behavior
October 22, 2010 Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention
October 08, 2010 Jan's Top Technology Tools for Students with Learning Disabilities
September 24, 2010 Strategies for Promoting Self-Esteem and Advocacy in Students who Learn Differently
May 14, 2010 The View from High School for Students with Learning and Attention Challenges
March 19, 2010 Sensory Integration: Do We Really Need It?
March 05, 2010 Dual Coding: The Role of Imagery and Verbal Processing in Comprehension
February 04, 2010 How Your Child’s Brain Learns: A Guide for Parents
January 22, 2010 Where is the Manual for Recess? Helping Children Learn to Navigate the Social Demands of Recess and Free Time
January 07, 2010 College Panel of Students with Learning and Attention Difficulties
December 11, 2009 Interventions that work for ADHD
November 16, 2009 The Science of Exercise and the Brain
October 23, 2009 Matching Students and Learning Technology
September 18, 2009 LD/ADHD and College with David Flink
September 11, 2009 Connecting Research to Practice: Making Math Real
April 17, 2009 Psychological Evaluations and Effective Child Advocacy
April 02, 2009 The LD Mind: a Different Way of Being
March 20, 2009 Who's Who in the World of Testing
February 26, 2009 Living with a Learning Disability – How Does this Affect Families and How Can Families Cope?
February 05, 2009 Early Identification of Speech & Language Concerns

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