Professional Crisis Management – PCM Training April 2014

For more than 15 years, PCM has been successfully used in various facilities serving a wide range of populations. Unlike other crisis systems available, PCM is based on a behavior analytic model of intervention that utilizes established scientific techniques for de-escalating confrontive, disruptive and aggressive behaviors. In crisis situations, PCM procedures actively teach the individual how to…

Special Kids Crusade Upcoming Events for April and May 2014

  APRIL 2014 Events P.A.N.D.A.S. Support Group (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococci)First Mondays: April 7, 2014 6:30-8pm1900 Garden Road, Monterey, CA 93940 2nd Level Conference Room (across from Ladies restroom) Hosted by Jacqueline Van Nes and Cathy Cendroski Contact: [email protected] Sponsored by the Pediatric Group of Monterey.   EFMP Monthly Support Group for Parents of Children…

Competent Learner Model Conference

June 18, 2014 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Capital Area Intermediate Unit 55 Miller Street Enola, PA 17025 Join other CLMers for an exciting opportunity to: Hear about global CLM implementation projects Network with other leaders and coaches currently implementing CLM Deepen your understanding of CLM instructional design Interact with experts on sustainable implementation practices,…

Announcement for Joe Campbell

Our friends over at HOPE Services asked Francisco Valenzuela, at San Andreas Regional Center, to share information about the passing of their former Executive Director, Joe Campbell. Tucci Learning Solutions director, Vicci Tucci and Staff, will like to express our most sincere condolences as well. “Joe was not only a true leader in the developmental disability community,…

Special Kids Crusade IEP Lab

Bringing parents and experts together for interactive learning! When APRIL 17th- 9:00am – 12:00pm Where 1900 Garden Road, Suite 230 Monterey, CA 93940 We have another IEP Lab approaching during spring break on April 17th. The first three IEP labs were a huge success and parents left with smiles, feeling enlightened! Our first class will…

Chicken Camp 2014

Chicken Camp: A Hands-On Workshop Designed for Teachers and Clinicians to Enhance Instructional Skills The Vista School 1021 Springboard Drive Hershey, PA 17033 So you think you can reinforce, shape, or chain behavior???  Experience an “Operant Skills Lab”  Limited seating! Workshop Schedule (June 24-26): Tuesday, June 24th 8:00am – 8:30am Event check–in, orientation, and coffee 8:30am…

2014 VA State Wide CLM Forum

Commonwealth Autism Services (CAS), based in Richmond Virginia, invited Vicci Tucci to present at the 2014 VA State Wide CLM Forum. In the morning during her presentation, she posed the following question, “Is explicit teaching always the best approach to take to develop independent functioning for our learners with various learning issues?” The CLM Teams…

Autism Society Event – March 19th

Register today! Click here. Next in the Autism Society San Francisco Bay Area Adult Housing and Lifespan Care Solutions Initiative, sfautismsociety.org — Wed., March 19, 2014:  Protecting our Adult Children from Physical, Sexual, Financial and Emotional Abuse Place:  Freidenrich Conference Center, Palo Alto JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto 94303 Time:  6.20-9.00pm Speakers: Michael Gilfix, attorney, Gilfix and LaPoll; Pat McGinnis, executive…

Special Kids Crusade’s February IEP Lab!

  You’re invited to:   Special Kids Crusade’s February IEP Lab!We have another exciting IEP Lab approaching on February 20th. The first IEP lab, held in January, was a huge success and parents left with smiles, feeling enlightened!Despite the various ages of the children all parents found similar concerns.Parents created long-term visions for their children…