Upcoming Events

November 5, 2019

Winthrop Public Schools

Thinking about Social Competence: An Introduction to Social Learning Challenges. Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ways We Can Help!

2019- 2020 school year

Wakefiled Publice Schools

Five Part Continuing Education Series on Social Learning Challenges - with Mary Lou Gagon, OTR/L

December 11, 2019

Part 2: A Case Study in Disruptive Behavior - Three Special Boys through a Different Lens

February 12, 2020

Part 3: Creating Positive and Successful Peer Interactions Throughout the School Day

March 18, 2020

Part 4: Learning Through Movement

April 15, 2020

Part 5: How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

Past Events

October 23, 2019

Wakefiled Publice Schools

Five Part Continuiing Education Series on Social Learning Challenges - with Mary Lou Gagon, OTR/L

Part 1: Thinking about Social Competence: An Introduction to Social Learning Challenges. Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ways We Can Help!

June 12, 2019

Peer Projects Therapy From the Heart Parent Info Night Series, Beverly, MA

Thinking about Social Competence: An Introduction to Social Learning Challenges. Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ways We Can Help!

May 15, 2019

Dallin Elementary School - Parent Forum, Arlington, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

May 2, 2019

Milestones Day School - Speaker Series, Waltham, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

April 11, 2019

Malden SEPAC, Malden, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

March 27, 2019

Tri-Town SEPAC, Boxford, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

January 25, 2019

Shore Country Day School, Beverly, MA

Thinking about Social Competence: An Introduction to Social Learning Challenges. Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ways We Can Help!

November 14, 2018

5th World Autism Organisation International Congress 2018, Houston TX

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

October 5, 2018

Marblehead SEPAC, Marblehead, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

June 24, 2018

11th Annual Social Thinking Global Providers’ Conference, South San Francisco, CA 

A Case Study in “Disruptive Behavior”: Looking at three special boys through a different lens

May 16, 2018

Milestones Day School Staff Training, Waltham, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

May 9, 2018

Spaulding Youth Center, Northfield, NH

Webinar: How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

April 26, 2018

Schools for Children, Inc. at the Winn Brook School, Belmont, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

April 19, 2018

Peer Projects Therapy From the Heart Parent Info Night Series, Beverly, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

March 23, 2018

Tot Spot Childcare at Landmark School, Beverly Farms, MA

Speech and Language Development: 15 months to 5 years, with Andrea Gougian MA, CCC-SLP & Sue Savarese MS, CCC-SLP

February 16, 2018

Tara Montessori School, Manchester, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

November 18, 2017

5th Annual Burr Family Conference: "Making Things Possible: Educating the Whole Child” Conference at the Cotting School, Lexington, MA

RDI in a Nutshell, with Lizz Ramirez, RDI Consultant

April 26, 2017

Asperger/Autism Network (AANE)

Webinar: How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

March 21, 2017

Tot Spot Childcare at Landmark School, Beverly Farms, MA

Creating Positive and Successful Peer Interactions

February 6, 2017

Beverly School District: Early Childhood Committee, Beverly, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

November 8, 2016

Beverly Public Schools, Beverly, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day?

November 5, 2016

4th Annual Burr Family Conference: "Making Things Possible: Social Success” Conference at the Cotting School, Lexington, MA

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

October 12, 2016

Danvers Public Schools (Elementary Schools), Danvers, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

October 4, 2016

RDIConnect

Webinar: Facilitating Peer Interactions in an RDI® Way!

Sept 1, 2016

Danvers Public Schools (Middle School), Danvers, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

July 6, 2016

Project FUN, Manchester, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

June 26, 2016

9th Annual Social Thinking Global Providers’ Conference, South San Francisco, CA 

How Can We Encourage Kids to Think Critically? Exploring Mindful Use of Language by Parents and Professionals

June 6, 2016

Mass Advocates, Boston, MA

RDI in a Nutshell: What is it and how can it help?

May 4, 2016

Danvers SEPAC, Danvers, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

November 30, 2015

Lynnfield Public Schools, Lynnfield, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

May 7, 2015

Reading Public Schools, Reading, MA

Using Declarative Language

April 22, 2015

LEAP Program at MGH, Boston, MA

Relationship Development Intervention: What is it and how can it help?

August 26, 2014

OTA - The Koomar Center, Watertown, MA

Relationship Development Intervention: What is it and how can it help?

May 19, 2014

Somerville SEPAC, Somerville, MA

Relationship Development Intervention: What is it and how can it help?

March 5, 2014

Lynnfield Public Schools, Preschool Program (Teachers and Therapists), Lynnfield, MA

Developing Social Competence

February 12, 2014

Lynnfield Public Schools, Preschool Program (Paraprofessionals), Lynnfield, MA

Developing Social Competence

December 18, 2013

Fayerweather Street School, Cambridge, MA

Thinking about Social Competence: An Introduction to High Functioning Autism. Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ways We Can Help!

November 6, 2013

Lynnfield Public Schools, Lynnfield, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

October 24, 2013

Somerville SEPAC, Somerville, MA

How Can We Help Kids Develop Social Competence Across the Day? 

May 23, 2013

Woburn SEPAC, Woburn, MA

Developing Social Competence

September 13, 2012

Lynnfield, Public Schools, Lynnfield, MA

Developing Social Competence

April - June 2011

Pathways for Children, Gloucester, MA

3 Part Training: Developing Social Competence and Facilitating Peer Interactions

April 11, 2011

Preschool at Wellesley Schools (P.A.W.S.), Wellesley, MA

Relationship Development Intervention

January 29, 2011

Covenant Community Church, Peabody, MA

Supporting Social Interactions for Kids

December 2, 2010

North Shore Nursery School, Beverly Farms, MA

The Concepts and Foundations of Relationship Development Intervention

November 7, 2010

Reading Public Schools (Paraprofessionals), Reading, MA

The Concepts and Foundations of Relationship Development Intervention

April 20, 2010

Reading SEPAC, Reading, MA

Relationship Development Intervention

May 27, 2009

Beverly Public Schools (Speech Language Pathologists), Beverly, MA

Relationship Development Intervention

April 20, 2009

Milestones Day School, Waltham, MA

Relationship Development Intervention