Speech and Language Help

Students are often referred for Speech and Language support if they don’t reach certain milestones along the way. Articulation may be one of the areas requiring extra training and practice.  This months newsletter offers some insight into this area of difficulty.  May_Articulation

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CLH Summer Camp is here!

Information and registration forms are now available for CLH Teen Camp.  Please follow the links below to access the information flyer and registration dates.

2014 Teen Registration Flyer

2014 Teen Brochure

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Strengthening Transitions for Students with ASD

Are you aware that Learning Disability Services (LDS) at York University has been provided with funding from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to expand services for students who are transitioning to post-secondary and have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder?
If not, please click on the link below to find out more about the exciting new resources and supports being offered at LDS.

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Community Resource: Autism Speaks: Family Services Challenging Behaviours Tool

Created by Autism Speaks in 2012 the Challenging Behaviours Tool Kit was developed with the idea that ‘each individual with autism and their family should feel safe and supported and live a healthy life filled with purpose, dignity, choices and happiness.’ This resource aims to provide families and educators with information on how to address problem challenging behaviour including disruption, non-complance, verbal aggression and threatening behaviour to name a few.

This resource will be helpful for parents and educators. Please visit link

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Support for Students with Autism

In looking at assisting students and their support system outside of school, Kerry’s Place Autism Services is offering various camps, groups, workshops and group learning sessions. Information on what is currently being offered can be found at link.

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Staff Info

Hey MSS Staff!
Please find below the latest edition of “The Scoop on Assistive Technology”. In it you will find some useful information on Dragon and research tips for the classroom.

2014 01 AT Newletter[1]

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Parent Education Workshops

The SCDSB has provided information on two upcoming parent education workshops taking place at Children’s Therapy Services in Barrie. Some of the details are listed below, and the PDF’s are attached for those interested.

Thursday, January 30, 2014 7:00-9:00 pm
TOPIC: The Explosive Child with Liz Yeaman
$25.00 per person or $40 a couple

Thursday, February 27, 2014 7:00- 9:00 pm
TOPIC: O.T. Tools for Anxiety with Liz Yeaman
$25.00 per person or $40 a couple

Parent Ed Workshop-Explosive Child[1]

Parent Education Workshop-OT Tools for Anxiety[1]

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