Our calendar provides a central point for keeping track of all our programs, events, and meetings. Check back regularly to see what interesting seminars and activities are coming soon.
Please note that while we try to keep this calendar as accurate as possible, unexpected or short-notice changes, such as those due to weather or illness, may not be reflected here.
Transition Resource Fair ( 9:30am to 6:00pm )
This Transition Resource Fair will give students in 7th through 12th grade and their family members the opportunity to learn more about the many resources available to them as they prepare for adult life.
Vendors will be available!
Workshops for Students on Self-Advocacy and Transition Planning (Middle School and High School Years)
Workshops for Parents on Advocacy and Transition Planning
Event Location: University ME:Hutchinson Ctr. 80 Belmont Ave. Belfast, ME
For more information contact: 800-870-7746 email@example.comOne day event - May 28, 2015 This event is sponsored by Maine Parent Federation.
Partners in Faith Formation of Children and Youth ( 9:00am to 3:30pm )
Partners in Faith Formation of Children & Youth with Autism & other Developmental Disabilities
We invite Catechists, Parish Catechetical Leaders, Parents & Clergy to attend.
Chancery & Video Conferencing in Caribou & Brewer
Sister Kathleen Schipani will present a theological and pastoral perspective of welcoming, including and catechizing children and youth with autism and other developmental disabilities.
Carrie Freyer will introduce Loyala Press 'Adaptive Finding God' a groundbreaking program designed to help children with autism and other special needs experience their Catholic Faith..
Event Location: Caribou and Brewer
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.orgOne day event - June 6, 2015 This event is sponsored by Register.
"Autism & Strategies" ( 9:00am to 11:00am )
"Autism & Strategies"
Presented by Erin Dimbleby, Autism Information Specialist, Autism Society of Maine
Participants will learn a basic understanding of autism along with general strategies, environmental strategies, sensory strategies, communication strategies, behavioral strategies, social skills strategies, educational strategies, and classroom strategies.
Event Location: Educare 56 Drummond Ave. Waterville, ME
For more information contact: 1-800-264-9224One day event - June 11, 2015 This event is sponsored by G.E.A.R. Parent Network.
Supporting Learners with Autism & Dev. Disability ( July 20 to 23rd, 2015 )
Supporting Learners with Autism & Developmental Disabilities through Ocean Science ---- Experimental Learning at a Maine Lighthouse on Burnt Island
This summer, the Department of Marine Resources island facility will be offering outstanding professional development opportunities at the BEST setting on Earth the Burnt Island Lighthouse in Boothbay Harbor, Maine! Sign up today and escape the real world, plus earn recertification credit while attending fun and informative workshops and courses . For more information, please visit link provided:
Event Location: Burnt Island Off of Boothbay Harbor Maine
For more information contact: www.maine.gov/dmr/burntisland/courses/index.htmOne day event - July 20, 2015
Dr. Greene - Behaviorally Challenging Kids ( Ju;y 29 -31, 2015 )
Collaborative and Proactive Solutions: Advanced Training in Dr. Greene's Model for Understanding Behaviorally Challenging Kids
Co-sponsored by Lives In The Balance, this training is for educators and mental health clinicians who have some existing familiarity with the Dr. Greene's model and would like to increase their skills in their school, agency or private practices.
The training makes extensive use of videotaped examples of key facets of the model and live demonstration. It is conducted in a manner that provides maximum opportunities for questions, practice, interaction, and discussion. Participants will be provided with in-depth coverage of various aspects of implementation in school and clinical setting
Event Location: Portland, MEOne day event - July 29, 2015 This event is sponsored by Transdisciplinary Workshops, Inc..