ISCRD Community Education Event

The International Symposium on Cognitive Research and Disorders will host a Community Education Event February 26 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Attendees can interact with innovative technologies, network with professionals and experts from around the globe, and connect with resources. During this event, breakout sessions will be available to allow for deeper discussion and connection to experts.

ISCRD Community Education Event

For Parents of Children with Special Needs

ISCRD is the flagship international symposium for cognitive research and is attended by leading neurologists and master educators from all over the globe. In 2018, this unique event is hosted right here in North Florida.

On Monday, February 26th from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, we are opening the symposium up to the public and inviting all parents in North Florida who have a child with cognitive or learning disorders to come meet and listen to experts from all over the world talk about the latest research and advancements in this area. The goal of this event is to connect parents with resources and information from experts and leading organizations – this is not a sales pitch.

FREE to the public! Space is Limited / Pre-Registration Required

Topics Covered

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Apraxia
  • Mental Health
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Down Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Behavior Intervention
  • Learning Disorders

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Breakout Sessions

“Childhood Apraxia”

David W. Hammer, M.A. CCC-SLP
Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America

“Find the CARROT! The Benefits of Using Reinforcement to Teach Your Child”

Mae Barker, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Parent Training Solutions, and Florida Autism Consultants and Educational Services

“Living on the Spectrum and Tips for Parents”

Stephen Shore, EdD
Adelphi University School of Education

“Empathy And The Hippocratic Oath: What Professionals And Families Need From Each Other”

Joanne Alicea
Ability Tree First Coast, Inc. and CampAbility Special Day Camp

“Reflex Integration Therapy: Cutting Edge Treatment for Developmental Delay and Brain Dysfunction”

Devon Nicholl-Ewert
Majestic Oak Kid Connections

“Links to ADHD Success: Healthcare Professionals and Educators”

Julie A. Kellogg, MD FAAP
St. Vincent’s Family Medical Center

“Stem Cell Treatment + Autism”

Dr. Gene Anthony
RegenCenter

“Special Needs Trust and Other Financial Planning Tools to Help Plan for the Future of Individuals With Cognitive Disorders”

Allison Mulgrew
Merrill Lynch

Innovation Zone

In the Innovation Zone, attendees will have exposure to almost 100 companies and research organizations who focus on cognitive disorders.

ISCRD Community Education Event

For Caregivers of Individuals with Cognitive Disorders

ISCRD is the flagship international symposium for cognitive research and is attended by leading neurologists and master educators from all over the globe. In 2018, this unique event is hosted right here in North Florida.

On Monday, February 26th from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, we are opening the symposium up to the public and inviting all caregivers in North Florida to come meet and listen to experts from all over the world talk about the latest research and advancements in this area.

FREE to the public! Space is Limited / Pre-Registration Required

Topics Covered

  • Alzheimer’s
  • Mental Health
  • Parkinson’s
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Legal and Family Matters
  • Autism

 

Breakout Sessions

“Parkinson’s: The Caregiver Perspective”

Christine Sapienza, PhD
Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences at Jacksonville University

“Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment: The HABIT Healthy Actions to Benefit Independence & Thinking® Program”

Melanie J. Chandler PhD
Mayo Clinic

“Empathy And The Hippocratic Oath: What Professionals And Families Need From Each Other”

Joanne Alicea
Ability Tree First Coast, Inc. and CampAbility Special Day Camp

“Memory Care: When is My Help No Longer Enough?”

Tracy Underwood
Arbor Company

“Special Needs Trust and Other Financial Planning Tools to Help Plan for the Future of Individuals With Cognitive Disorders”

Allison Mulgrew
Merrill Lynch

“Wounded Warrior Project: Improving Outcomes”

Michael Richardson
Wounded Warrior Project

“Interview: The Patient’s Perspective”

Benjamin Brown, MD
Mayo Clinic

Innovation Zone

In the Innovation Zone, attendees will have exposure to almost 100 companies and research organizations who focus on cognitive disorders.

For Caregivers

Caregivers will have the opportunity to meet cognitive experts from all over the world and attend breakout sessions on their topics of interest.

Topics

  • Alzheimer’s
  • Mental Health
  • Stroke
  • Parkinson’s
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Legal and Family Matters
  • Autism

Sample Breakout Sessions:

“Living on the Spectrum and Tips for Parents” – Stephen Shore, EdD
“Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment: The HABIT Healthy Actions to Benefit Independence & Thinking® Program” – Melanie Chandler, PhD
“Parkinson’s: The Caregiver Perspective” – Christine Sapienza, PhD

For Parents

Parents who have a child with cognitive or learning disorders are invited to meet and listen to experts from all over the world talk about the latest research and advancements.

Topics

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Apraxia
  • Mental Health
  • Down Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Behavior Intervention
  • Learning Disorders

Sample Breakout Sessions:

“Find the CARROT! The Benefits of Using Reinforcement to Teach Your Child” – Mae Barker, PhD, BCBA-D
“Childhood Apraxia” – David Hammer, M.A. CCC-SLP
“Living on the Spectrum and Tips for Parents” – Stephen Shore, EdD

Free to the Public*

When:
Monday, Feb. 26, 2018
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Where:
World Golf Village
St. Augustine, FL

*Space is limited, pre-registration required.

Win a Trip to Beaches® Resorts*

*must be present at Community Education Event 2/26 to win