The Association For Neurologically Impaired Children (AFNIC) presents
Managing the Challenging Behaviors
Teaching the Chronically, Non-Compliant, Explosive, Neurologically-Impaired Child
- An overview of neurological disorders
- Explanation of how the behavior is a result of a neurological disability
- Strategies for dealing with the non-compliant explosive child
- Strategies and techniques to help build the skills the child needs to avoid behavior issues
Do you have a child that is severely non-compliant or explosive?
This session strives to provide information and strategies when dealing with children/students that have Bipolar Disorder (BP), Tourette Syndrom (TS), Asperger's Syndrome (AS), Pervasive Development Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Explosive Behavior, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Executive Function deficits, and other neurological disorders that cause behavior issues and educational challenges.
Space is limited--Register today!
Cost: $15, lunch included
The Mammoth Race is an Annual USATF sanctioned multi-distance trail run at Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glen Rose, Tx. Bringing serious runner from as far as New York, and ALL ABILITY runners/walkers locally, this is a fun family friendly event. Vendors and food are available. ALL ages and abilities!
Please Register in advance at www.mammothrace.com or call 682-936-4112 for more information. Sponsors and volunteers are welcomed!
For Professionals, Teachers, Church staff, Emergency personnel, Parents or anyone who may encounter individuals with difficult and challenging behavior.
Learn essential information about Autism,ADHD & other neurologically based conditions.
TEA approved for 3.5 Continuing Education credit.
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The Mammoth is a FAMILY FRIENDLY, single day, multi-distance trail run. Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glen Rose, TX will be home to this years race. With FOUR different distances to offer, all ages and athletic abilities will be able to run their race. Race individually or with a non-competitive team. The courses will utilize a part of the parks 20 miles of single-track dirt and limestone trails. Mild to moderate elevation gains, low level water crossings, natural obstacles and amazing scenary will make THE MAMMOTH a trail run not to be missed.
Admission Fees to the park are included for each pre-registered participant. Event day registrants are subject to the $7.00 per person Day Use Fee. Admission fee for children 12 and under is FREE.
Post-Race Celebration will include Family Friendly activities, a 25 foot Rock Wall, food and drink vendors, as well as other various vendor and sponsor booths.
Participants are encouraged to make a day (or a weekend) of enjoying this HISTORIC parks features and attractions. Explore the pre-historic dinosaur tracks, have a picnic, pitch a tent and have a campfire!
Alcoholic Beverages are NOT permitted inside the park.
The Mammoth is RAIN or SHINE. In the event of inclement weather that would threaten the safety of the racers, the event or courses may be altered or the event may be delayed or canceled.
Entry Fees are Non-Refundable
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You are invited to a free seminar hosted by the Tarrant area Texas Health Steps Coalition. This seminar is for persons who work with children eligible for Medicaid, and their families in Tarrant and surrounding Counties.
Seminar Participants will gain:
Better understanding of the eligibility, application and enrollment process for Children’s Medicaid
Greater Awareness of the benefits and services available to recipients of Children’s Medicaid
Updated information about other related healthcare programs for children
Networking opportunities, and interagency communications.