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Free Workshop - Autism, Motivation & Overcoming Life's StressorsName: Free Workshop - Autism, Motivation & Overcoming Life's StressorsDate: April 15, 2019Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDTWebsite: https://kimpediatrics.com/workshops/Event Description:FREE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP – Featuring National Speaker and Author: Ron SandisonDynamic speaker and autism expert, Ron Sandison has quite a powerful story of overcoming the odds and loves to help children and families. You will enjoy his compassionate presentation and his unique blend of wisdom, humor, and insight.Ron’s writings has been featured in major publications such as the The Detroit News, The Oakland Press, Awana, The Autism Society of America blog, Autism Speaks’ blog, Not Alone, The Mighty, Autism File Magazine, and many more. He has presented at Kids In Motion, Oakland University, Friends of Different Learners, Spark Center for Autism, many groups and some local churches too just to name a few.
Autism, Motivation & Overcoming Life's Stressors
Parents and professionals will learn practical methods to motivate children and young adults with autism to learn new life skills, prepare for transition, and gain independence. Ron examines common hindrances to growth, decision-making, and independence and ways to overcome them. Many students and young adults with autism experience severe depression and anxiety due to their lack of social interaction, a failure complex, perfectionist mindset, and sensory issues. Educators and parents will be equipped to help these individuals deal with his or her depression and anxiety, and gain self-confidence.
Sandison shares inspiring stories from his interviews and articles throughout his presentation like Armani Williams, the first NASCAR driver with autism, Peter Lantz, a professional video game designer, Tarik El-Abour a professional baseball player, Walker Aurand, a division 1 college hockey player, and many more. Ron also shares his own personal struggles with depression, anxiety, motivation from autism and how he was able to overcome and become a dad, author, professional, and motivational speaker.
I would appreciate anything you can do to raise awareness and reach more people who would benefit from this engaging presentation. He will have copies of his latest book, Thought, Choice, Action available for signing and purchase as well.Here at Kids In Motion Pediatric Therapy Services we are celebrating providing quality physical, occupational, & speech therapy as special groups, camps and free screenings to children from birth to young adult in our 4 clinics, and in the school systems for the past 25 years. Helping children of all abilities reach their full potential by making therapy fun! Here is the link to Facebook in case you can share event there ..https://www.facebook.com/kidsinmotionmi/ and am also attaching the next workshop flyer on the very popular topic of Sensory Processing & Behavior.
Learn practical methods to motivate children & young adults with autism to learn social skills.
Hindrances to growth and motivation and ways to empower your child to overcome them.
Helping children with autism gain self-confidence and life skills for future employment.
Overcoming sensory issues, depression and anxiety and motivation for success.
Thursday, April 18th, 2019
7:30 p.m.– 9:00 p.m.
Kids In Motion Pediatric Therapy Services
2636 S. Milford Rd.
Highland, MI 48357
RSVP By: April 16th, 2019
Call: (248) 707-3100