By Jackie Burrell
Monday, November 15th, 2010 at 5:59 am in Parenting Issues.
Free Family Law Clinic
November 16 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland
This free law clinic, sponsored by BANANAS and offered by the Volunteer Legal Services of the Alameda County Bar Association, is designed to help low-income families with domestic matters. Reservations are required; call Volunteer Legal Services, 302-2222.
Living with Ones and Twos
November 17 at 7 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland
Nurse practitioner Meg Zweiback offers practical advice in this workshop for parents of toddlers.
Childhood Matters: Does My Teen Have a Learning Disorder?
November 21 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org
Join nurse Rona Renner and Beth Samuelson as they discuss teens, learning disorders, the signs to look for and what to do next.
Childhood Matters: Family Rituals & Traditions
November 28 from 7 to 8 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and streamed live on Childhoodmatters.org
Join nurse Rona Renner and guests as they discuss holidays, celebrations and family traditions.
Autism & Asperger’s Workshop: Teaching Social Thinking to Individuals Entering and Living in the Adult World
Dec. 1-2, 8:30 am – 4 pm, Hilton Concord Hotel, 1970 Diamond Blvd., Concord
Speakers: Michelle Garcia Winner and Dr. Pam Crooke will present strategies for professionals and parents on how to prepare students with high-functioning autism, Asperger’s and similar challenges for adulthood. Winner and Crooke developed these strategies based on their clinical work and development of related curriculum materials at the Social Thinking Center in San Jose. $150-$350 – Register at www.socialthinking.com.