Breaking the Myths and Walking in Their Shoes – Tools for Understanding and Helping Your Child with a Learning or Attention Challenge

The "invisible disabilities" of AD/HD, learning disabilities, dyslexia, and Auditory Processing Disorder can cause otherwise sane parents to tear their hair out. "How can my child be so smart and yet struggle?" "Why does school make my child so anxious and angry?" "Can this ever be changed and what can I do?" In this presentation you will learn the truth about learning and attention challenges; you'll get a chance to experience some of what your child feels everyday; and you'll learn about resources that you can use in your school day to help your child.

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More about Jill Stowell:

Jill Stowell

Jill graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Masters degree in learning handicaps.  After several years as a public school special education teacher, she opened Stowell Learning Center because she knew there was more that could be done for smart but struggling students than schools were providing. 
Over the last 33 years she and her staff have helped over 5000 children and adults solve their learning problems.
Jill is the #1 bestselling author of the book At Wit’s End - A Parent’s Guide to Ending the Struggle, Tears, and Turmoil of Learning Disabilities.  She is the executive director of Stowell Learning Centers, Inc. in Chino and Irvine, CA and she conducts workshops to teach practitioners from around the world a complete system for correcting learning and attention challenges, including Dyslexia. 

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