maandag 31 augustus 2009

Mulilingual ADHD Awareness Conference with Dr. Kewley and others

ADHD /AS / Dyslexia
Family Resources Brussels asbl
Supporting children, adolescents, families, educators, etc

Saturday, September 26, 2009

Centrum ZitStil (Flemish), TDA/H Belgique (French) & Adult Anglophone AD/HD Support

Location: St. Antony’s Hall, 23-25 Oudstrijderslaan, 1950 Kraainem (see Directions at back)

09:00: Welcome Address & Chairs: Dr. Joanne Norris (English), Machteld van Ostaede (Dutch) & Pascale de Coster (French)
09:15: Dr. Kewley (Child Psychiatrist, author): AD/HD and Comorbidities (incl. Giftedness)
with guest Pauline Latham: Managing AD/HD from a Parent’s Perspective
10:45: Refreshment Break
11:00: Stephanie de Schaetzen: TDA/H en difficultés scolaires et dans l'accompagnement des parents d'enfant TDA/H.
12:00 Akiko Matsumoto (Reading Specialist): Addressing Dyslexia in the Learning Process in Main Hall
Kathleen Moons (Psychologist): AD/HD in the Workplace (Dutch; translation into English provided) in Room A
13:00: Lunch
13:30: Dr. Xavier Schlogel: Trouble Déficitaire de l’Attention avec ou sans Hyperactivité: le point de vue du neuropédiatre
Dianne Zaccheo: Asperger’s Syndrome in Room A
14:30 Dr. Buck Weaver (Neuropsychologist): Getting What You Need When You Want It: Self-Advocacy and Accommodation
15:30: Refreshment Break
15:45: Griet Vercaeren: Implementing Care Coaches for Families with AD/HD
Bhu Ventakasan (Sensory Integration OCT): How Sensory Integration Therapy helps Children with AD/HD in Room A
16:45: Panel Discussion (Dr. Schlogel, Griet Vercaeren, Akiko Matzumoto, Dianne Zaccheo, Dr. Buck Weaver & Bhu Ventakasan)
18:00: End

Centrum ZitStil: books, information, support in Dutch
TDA/H Belgique: books, information, support in French
ADHD/AS/Dyslexia Family Resources: books, information, support in English
Adult Anglophone AD/HD Support: information, support in English
Patienten Treff und Hilfe: books, information, support in German
Waterstones Books: the latest books about AD/HD, Dyslexia, Asperger’s Syndrome, learning disabilities, etc.
ADHD-Europe: surveys, information, resources from across Europe in English, French, Dutch and German

Supervised Activities: Painting, drawing, games, storytelling, DVDs, etc.

Crèche: available on the premises
Entrance Fee: 10 Euro, payable into our bank account: 001-5695038-50
BBQ food available throughout the day and refreshments at a small cost

Registration: Susan Purcell:; All other information: Joanne Norris:;

ADHD/AS/Dyslexia Family Resources is a non-profit organization legally founded in Belgium (Registered No. 0897.937.710).
We depend on your support to accomplish our goals; gifts, donations, etc. are therefore welcome.