When & Where
25th May 2013
Bridges Foundation, Inc.
#22 Scout Limbaga Street,
Brgy. Laging Handa, Quezon City
Making Inclusion Work for Children with Autism
9:00 AM – 12:00 NN
Speaker: Dr. Mercedes P. Adorio
This seminar will discuss how schools can effectively adjust their curricular framework to accept students with disabilities, including children with autism. The seminar will also present ways of accessing the general education curriculum and how students, with and without disabilities are evaluated. Participants will learn different approaches on how to make ALL students function in an inclusive classroom environment.
SpedDance Movement Therapy
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Speaker: Ms. Ana Rivera
The seminar-workshop aims to equip participants with knowledge and understandinCli of SpedDance Movement Therapy. It is designed to help parents, guardians, and caregivers understand the program goals for persons with disabilities. The seminar will also explain the uniqueness of the program approach to addressing the developmental disability of the special needs person, the application of Applied Behavioral Analysis Principles (ABA) with the creative use of unique and innovative intervention/assessment tools, and a hands-on demonstration of the program. Likewise, it will help participants understand, come to terms with, and get a feeling about “joining a special needs person’s world”.