Category Archives for Behavior Disorders

Flipboard for homeschooling on the spectrum

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016 Don’t Flip Out…Flipboard!!  Come and learn a fantastic FREE tool for incorporating technology in a safe, creative environment.  Flipboard is a major part of Lynne’s homeschooling of her 17 year old high functioning autistic son. In this seminar Lynne will show how Flipboard […]

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Planning and goal setting with a special needs child

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016  Planning your Homeschooling Special Needs Journey  Homeschooling an exceptional child is a journey. What do you need to know to get to your destination? Your child struggles with some part of learning, or perhaps has given up. How do you establish wise […]

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Special Needs Parents Roundtables 2015

The roundtable discussions were led by homeschool parents who are homeschooling or have homeschooled special needs children.  They began a variety of discussion points, and the audience was invited to participate with their feedback, questions, and tips!  This was truly an incredible, effective panel:Amy and Anthony Palethorpe Belinda Ballantyne Ruth Agla REPLAYS for the Roundtable sessions […]

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Homeschooling a Child with Learning Challenges

This workshop was presented in the 2015 Special Needs Conference – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access! How do you homeschool a child with special needs? Kathy Kuhl discusses how to customize curriculum, schedule, and plans for your child’s unique strengths, weaknesses, and interests. She shows you how to find materials and get support, and how to decide […]

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Teens – Being Positive May be Easier Than You Think

Being Positive May Be Easier Than We Think – For teens and their parents Presentation by Dr. Sanford Danziger  This eye-opening workshop allows people to see that we can influence and control our attitudes and emotions—much more than we may have realized. It is fast-paced, entertaining, humorous—and very interactive.  Bookmark

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Homeschooling with Autistic Children

Do you feel like every day is Autism Awareness day in your house?  Many parents feel this way. Rebecca Ruiz, past member of the Special Needs Advisory Board for HECOA says, "It feels even more so because we are homeschooling." When you first take your autistic child out of public school you might feel scared […]

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Is it a Behavior Disorder

Is it a Behavior Disorder? by Judy Waitley, past HECOA Special Needs Advisory Board Member Who hasn't heard the high pitched whining wails of a child as you are strolling through your local grocery store grabbing dinner for the next few nights? I have often wondered, as I hear these children using tones that only canines should […]

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Making Sense of SPD

Sensory Processing Disorder Those 3 words can throw a homeschool day completely out of whack! Especially if you homeschool a child who has sensory processing disorder issues. We are all blessed to have senses- we can taste, smell, feel, and see, etc. and it helps us to enjoy the world we live in. For children […]

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