An educator's resource that includes general information regarding various types of LD, and classroom-specific strategies to help teach students with exceptional learning needs.
Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
LDAC is a national organization that works with and supports the provincial and territorial associations as the national voice for persons with learning disabilities and those who support them.
Resources based on cognitive research have been created and compiled by cognitive psychologists who specialize in the "science of learning." The 'For Researchers' blog summarizes recent literature on learning and cognition, and videos and downloadable resources focusing on effective learning strategies are accessible.
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see the below link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-eating-disorders-2-25/ Description Eating disorders can range from problematic tendencies like excessive dieting to a mental health diagnosis such as anorexia or bulimia. … Continue reading →
This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see below link for more information: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-the-culture-question3-7/ Description Offered through ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance Based on the book, The Culture Question, this workshop provides a guide for how … Continue reading →
Mar 12 – Mar 13, 2019 (9 AM – 4 PM) This event is also available as an Online Live Stream. Please see below link for more information: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-fetal-alcohol-spectrum-disorder-winnipeg3-12/ Description Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is one of the most … Continue reading →
We all encounter people we find difficult, and typically conversations with them leave us feeling frustrated, stressed, angry, or tired. This workshop explores what is happening in those exchanges and demonstrates how people can adapt their strategies to bring about … Continue reading →
The School Psychology Program at the U of M is pleased to announce a free all-day workshop on psychopharmacology for children and adolescents with Dr. Simon Trepel to be held March 14th, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM in … Continue reading →
Workshop Objective: The workshop will explore the links between children’s early attachment experiences, emotional development and social/academic success in school. The Circle of Security model will be used as a ‘map’ to understand behaviour and respond to each child’s emotional … Continue reading →
This event is available as an Online Live Stream. Please see the below link for more details: https://ca.ctrinstitute.com/workshops/live-stream-anxiety-3-20/ Description Anxiety represents our body’s natural alarm system, signalling the possibility of danger. When this response arises too frequently or intensely and … Continue reading →