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FREE Parent Resource Center Workshops Coming Up:

 

Thinking Outside the Box: Creative Postsecondary Employment Ideas

This morning workshop for parents of students with disabilities will provide an overview of customized employment and will include information on the Self-Directed Services program offered by the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB). Additional information will be provided on the skills a parent would need to coordinate services and potential funding sources. A parent panel will share their experiences with customized employment and self-directed services for their graduates. Register now!
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
10 – 11:30 a.m.

Dunn Loring Center for Parent Services
2334 Gallows Road
Entrance 1 – Room 100
Dunn Loring, VA (map)

Depression in Children and Teens: What You Need to Know

Depression and anxiety disorders are prevalent among youth. Depression can compromise education and relationships with family and friends. Join Dr. Kenneth Towbin, National Institute of Mental Health, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, as he discusses the symptoms of childhood depression and treatment options. Learn the warning signs that all parents and guardians should know. Register now!
Friday, December 1, 2017
10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Dunn Loring Center for Parent Services
2334 Gallows Road
Entrance 1 – Room 100
Dunn Loring, VA (map)

Future Quest: College and Career Conference for Middle and High School Students with Disabilities, Their Families, and Adult Professionals Who Work With Them

Attend this FREE CONFERENCE to learn about options after high school, career planning, career/technical schools, employment strategies, and more! Visit the Future Quest website for more information. Register now!
Saturday, December 2, 2017
8 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

George Mason University
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA (map)