Our regular monthly educational meetings are held at KRESA's (Kalamazoo Regional Educational Services Agency) Wile Auditorium located at 1819 East Milham Road in Kalamazoo.
All meetings are from 7 - 8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
September 10, 2013
Topic: AD/HD: Study Skills and Organization
Speaker: Heidi Turchan, Specialized Language Development Center
Target Audience: Parents, Educators, Students grades 4 – 12
October 08, 2013
Topic: Strategies to Meet the Unique Needs of Our AD/HD Students
Speakers: Heather Moore, M.A., Sp.Ed. and Kathy Bliss, M.A., Ed.ECE
Target Audience: Parents, Educators of grades K - 12
November 19, 2013
Topic: Family Circus: Parents Talk About Parenting the AD/HD Child.
Panel Moderators: Laurie Assadi, M.A., Ed.S. and Andrea Deming, M.A.
Target Audience: Parents, Educators, Daycare Providers, Therapists
December No Meeting
January 14, 2014
Topic: Medication Management for AD/HD and Co-Existing Conditions
Speaker: Dr. Kristine Gibson, Pediatrician
Target Audience: Parents, School Staff, Therapists
February 11, 2014
Topic: Making Life Easier in Spite of AD/HD and Mood Disorders
Speaker: Laurie Assadi, M.A., Ed.S. Clinical Center for Learning and Development
Target Audience: Parents, Educators, Therapists, Administrators, Daycare Providers
March 11, 2014
Topic: Summer Activity Resources for AD/HD Students
Speakers: Representatives from a variety of summer programs will review what is available to keep your child active and engaged during the summer months.
Target Audience: Parents
April 15, 2014
Topic: The Motivation Breakthrough: 6 Secrets to Turning On the Tuned Out Child
Speaker: Rick Lavoie Video
Target Audience: Parents, Teachers, Administrators, Therapists
*No December, May, June, July or August Meetings
**NOTE: The November 19, 2013 meeting is the third Tuesday.
"CHADD welcomes you regardless of age, ability, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, economic level, or mental health status."