NFAR Mom's Group - Jan 17, 2018

  • 27 December 2017

January Meeting


Wednesday, January 17, 2018

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant
9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92123             Directions

Dinner: Pizza, Salad, Soda.

Dinner is provided 

Please join us!  These meetings are for Moms to come together in a fun and relaxed setting.  The group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of the month for dinner and guest speakers.  It's an opportunity to share resources, experiences and enjoy being with other moms of individuals with autism.

January Topic: Supporting Reading Comprehension for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Come learn more about:

-good reader literacy skills,

-comprehension challenges for children with ASD,

-literacy development in children with ASD,

-reading comprehension supports and interventions.

Guest Speaker: Judy Monday, Program Specialist/Consultant and Heather Green, Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

Judy holds a Master’s Degree in Special Education as well as teaching and supervisory credentials. She has many years of experience both teaching and managing public school programming for students with disabilities across the United States. Since 2002, she has developed and managed programs, training and services for the students with autism spectrum disorders in grades Pre-K – 12th grade. Her training and research interests include inclusive preschool and elementary programming for high functioning students on the autism spectrum.

Heather Green has been an Integrated ASD Preschool Classroom Teacher in Poway Unified for 4 years. Prior to teaching she worked in college administration. She presents workshops for both parents and teachers on self-regulation interventions, social thinking, and behavior intervention techniques.

To learn more about Autism Education Services