Spotlight on Special Needs
October 28, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
OU-Tulsa, 4502 E. 41st St.
Spotlight on Special Needs, presented by TulsaKids, is a free and open-to-the-public event that will feature four speakers as well as informational and resource booths providing products related to behavioral, physical, developmental or emotional special needs. The speakers will present information on communicating with schools on IEPs; finding support and resources through the Oklahoma Parents Center, and more.
Sherilyn Walton, LCSW, Family Support Coordinator, TARC
Topic: IEPs and Communicating with Schools
Rod Yancy, RTY Law
Topic: Special Needs Trusts
Sharon Coppedge Long, Executive Director, Oklahoma Parents Center
Amy Synar, Oklahoma Parents Center
Topic: Understanding and Connecting With Resources and Services for Children With Special Needs
Claudette L. Grinnell-Davis, Assistant Professor, Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work, OU-Tulsa
Topic: The Importance of Self-care for Parents Caring for Children with Special Needs