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Spectrum Alliance Workshops

 

                 

 

We are delighted to announce that we have been granted funding from the HSE National Lottery Grant to host a series of workshops. There workshops are a unique opportunity to gain insights into and strategies for living with neurodiversity.

Managing Neuro Diversity – Practical Strategies for Living with ADHD, Asperger Syndrome, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia

 

Workshop Topics:

  • Coping with Change presented by Veronica Leaney, Education and Training Officer, Aspire (Asperger Syndrome Association of Ireland)
  • Assistive Technology presented by Amy Smyth, Information & Advocacy Coordinator (Dyslexia Association of Ireland)
  • Parenting a Neuro Diverse Teen – Lessons from the Frontline, Carla McElwee, Parent (Dyspraxia DCD Ireland)
  • Neurodiversity in the Workplace presented by Ken Kilbride and Nicola Coss, ADHD Ireland.

 

Workshop 1: Portlaoise Parish Centre on Tuesday April 10th from 10am to 3pm (light lunch will be provided).  Parking is available at the venue. Please get a disc at reception. To register for Workshop 1, please visit http://bit.ly/2HtF1jp

Workshop 2: St. Laurences in DIT Grangegorman, Dublin on Tuesday April 17thfrom 10am to 3pm (light lunch will be provided).  The venue does not have parking but is easily accessible by public transport. To register for Workshop 2, please visit http://bit.ly/2FuoQFL

Workshop 3: DLR Lexicon, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin on Tuesday May 8th from 10am to 3pm (light lunch will be provided).  Parking is available at the venue. To register for Workshop 3, please visit http://bit.ly/2Gnpi6d

Registration fee €5, please book in advance as places are limited. For more information, please contact [email protected]