Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Conference on Positive Behavior Supports

The Georgia Association for Positive Behavior Support will hold its 10th Annual Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 28 & 29, at Infinite Energy Center in Duluth.  That's only about an hour's drive, and there will be tons of information and opportunities to learn.  The GAPBS Conference is tailored for teachers, administrators, and parents - there is even an entire conference "track" of learning sessions designed especially for parents.  Visit this link for more information or to register: http://disability.publichealth.gsu.edu/initiatives/georgia-apbs-conference/

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Resource for Weighted Blankets

weighted blanket can literally be a lifesaving device for entire families where someone is not sleeping or suffering from some form of sensory processing disorderWeighted blankets can help with improving sleep, and can also be used on the couch or in the car as a calming tool and for improving focus. Sharing the Weight is a non-profit that provides weighted blankets to children with disabilities free of charge!  Check out their website here: http://www.sharingtheweight.org/.