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Street Smarts Workshop: Keeping your child with special needs safe

November 19, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


LiON’S LAIR 2014 finalist, Special Appucations, is excited to announce that they will be conducting a series of workshops for parents and educators who have, or work with children with autism, and/or special needs. The first workshop they will be presenting is “Street Smarts: Keeping your child with special needs safe!”

In this 2 hour interactive, and pragmatic workshop you will learn:

  • how to teach your child what to do if lost
  • how to know if your child is ready to learn this important skill
  • strategies that you can use to go and practice this skill
  • considerations for individualizing how to teach this skill to your unique child

This workshop will be led by Sarah Kupferschmidt, MA, BCBA. Sarah has conducted a variety of workshops, is a professor, parent coach, and co-founder of Special Appucations. Her mission is to empower parents and educators with practical tools to teach his/her child with special needs skills that will improve his/her quality of life.

If you would like to learn more about clinically proven strategies that can be used to teach your child what to do if they are lost rsvp for this workshop at [email protected].



November 19, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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McMaster Innovation Park
175 Longwood Road South
Hamilton, Ontario L8P0A1 Canada
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