Parent Training Overview Orange County 2014

Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA

Saturday • June 28, 2014

This is an intensive legal training opportunity exclusively for parents/grandparents of children with autism spectrum disorders and related developmental disabilities.* Please see our Continuing Legal Education for professional training.

Location & Conference Details
  • Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, CA
  • Conference will be held in Chemistry Bldg (207/214)
  • Driving Directions
  • Campus Map
  • Parking is free
  • Lunch/snacks: many food trucks are available at the adjacent OCC Swap Meet.
  • Reminder – this is a parents/grandparents-only event. It is not for professionals.
Faculty

Timothy Adams, Esq.
Lynne Arnold, MA
Kevin Barry, Esq.
Jodi Bouer, Esq.
Wendy Dumlao, Esq.
Cara Lucier, Esq.
Elizabeth McCoy, Esq.
Mitchel Perlman, PhD
Kim Mack Rosenberg, Esq.
Bob Sears, MD

Schedule
Time Presentation Title
8-9 a.m. Welcome & Preparing for Advocacy
9-10:15 a.m. Assessments: The Neuropsychological Perspective
Vaccine Exemptions
10:15-10:30 a.m. BREAK
10:30-11:45 a.m. Health Insurance Coverage for Autism
11:45-12:45 p.m. LUNCH BREAK
12:45-2 p.m. Special Needs Trusts & Conservatorships
2-3:30 p.m. REGIONAL CENTER – Birth to 12 Years
Choosing Your Battles: When and How to Access Services from the Regional Center and other State Programs
REGIONAL CENTER – 13+ Years Old
Maximizing Independent Living
3:30-3:45 p.m. BREAK
3:45-5 p.m. IEP Strategy

See description of all sessions.

Before registering please note:

*Sorry, this training is not open to professionals. All attendees are required to show documents (IEP, IPP, IFSP, diagnosis, etc.) confirming they are a parent/grandparent/legal guardian to a child affected by an autism spectrum disorder or related developmental disability. There are no exceptions to this policy.

**Scholarships to families in need are available upon request. Please contact us.