LDA-YR Presents – Summer 2016 Strategies for Life (17-25 years old)

LDAYR is offering a four part workshop series for youth with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD who are transitioning into life beyond high school, ages 17-25 years. The workshops are designed to enable students to learn and develop specific strategies for success in a transitional environment. This workshop series is designed for transitioning students (those entering, currently enrolled, or looking to return to post-secondary education).

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What We Do Matters – Presentation

Please find the presentation from March 10th on What We Do Matters here

Books and Apps

Web Resources

Presentation powerpoint

Social Skills Summer Camp

A safe, encouraging and positive environment – our camp meets the needs of your child. Learning social skills has never been so much fun! For ages 7-12. Two sessions offered this summer. Click here for more details.

Embrace Your Authenticity: A Transformative Workshop for Parents

LDAYR and Changing Dimensions are providing a workshop for parents of adolescent students with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD on April 16th.

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LEARNING DISABILITIES ASSOCIATION OF YORK REGION and MINDFULNESS EVERYDAY PRESENT: An Evening of Mindfulness and Learning Disabilities

The purpose of the evening is to provide parents with relevant information and skills on mindfulness and how it can benefit students with LDs. In addition, we will examine how social and emotional competencies can be supported through mindfulness.

Date and Time:
April 18th 2016 6:30pm — 8:30pm

Location:
York Catholic District School Board Office
320 Bloomington Road West Aurora, ON L4G 0M1

Cost:
$10 LDAYR members $15 Non-LDAYR members
Workshop fees are transferable and non-refundable.

For more information or to register:
Phone: 905-884-7933 x 23
Email: info@ldayr.org

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Resiliency Project Resources

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Books and Apps

Web Resources

Presentation powerpoint

Strategies for Life

An eight part series that focuses on the academic and socio-emotional effects of Learning Disabilities and Attention Deficit Disorder for young Adults ages 17-20.

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Parent Support Group

Parenting children and adolescents with a learning disability and attention hyperactivity disorder is sometimes a challenging and frustrating experience. Our parent support group provides parents and guardians with the opportunities to exchange problems, solutions and other information with other parents and professionals.

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Adult Support Group

Many people with learning disabilities lack social experience due to a deficit in social processing. This often leads to isolation, loneliness and emotional pain. A support group is an opportunity to meet and interact with other adults with learning disabilities.

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Young Adult Forum

Join the LDAYR’s monthly Young Adult Forum for those between the age of 19 to 25. Expand your understanding of Mental Health and become the agent of change in your life!

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