Join us for these workshops for professionals that work with children. Workshops qualify for Continuing Education Credit with the Office of Child Care (OCC) (Provider #CKO-30975) and the Maryland Board of Examiners for Social Workers (Category 1 Training). Topics have also been submitted to the Maryland Board of Examiners for speech-language pathologists and audiologists for Continuing Education credit. Call TLC prior to registration to confirm approval for MD BOE.
Red Flags in Fine Motor Skills Development
Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Brigid Baker, OTR/L, Director of Clinical Programs, TLC. When should a child be able to hold a pencil? At what age should a child be able to write their name? This workshop will help teachers and caregivers answer these questions and recognize typical fine-motor skill development and motor milestones for preschoolers. Common fine-motor challenges in preschoolers and their causes will be identified. Practical strategies and activities that teachers can use to improve fine-motor skills within the classroom will be addressed. (Core of Knowledge: Special Needs)
Toilet Training Made Easy
Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Sally Neuberger, LCSW, Licensed Social Worker, TLC. Professionals will be given specific steps they can use in the classroom to help children master toileting skills. Evaluating a child’s readiness as well as the parent’s motivation will be discussed along with this step-by-step guide to toilet training success. (Core of Knowledge: Child Development)
*How To Encourage Oral Expression in Young Children
Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6:00-8:00 p.m., by Christina Morrissey, M.S., CCC-SLP, Director of Speech-Language Therapy, TLC. Professionals will be given information and practical tips on ways to expand children’s language skills. Participants will develop strategies and techniques such as turn taking, imitation, building/scaffolding, connecting nonverbally and pretending. (Core of Knowledge: Curriculum)
*Cancelled due to no response regarding approval from the State of Maryland
All workshops are $32.00 per person if received two days prior to the date of the workshop, $38.00 at the door or if registration is received less than two days prior to the workshop. You may register online for each workshop individually above.
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For more information, contact Julie Bobrow at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301.424.5200, ext. 147.
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