MindSet – Understanding Learning Disabilities

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When: Back to Calendar March 26, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Where: Office of Ruthann Short, Coach & Consultant
Donnelly Plaza Shopping Center
383 Main Street,Ridgefield,CT 06877
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Cost: $50, register at www.maverickmindsllc.com
Contact: Ruthann N. Short, LCSW

What are Learning Disabilities?  What Causes Learning Disabilities? How are Learning Disabilities Identified?  MindSet is a parent coaching program on understanding learning disabilities.  MindSet will provide information from a neuro-developmental perspective for identification and intervention on learning disabilities.  Coaching, educating and supporting parents through the complicated and challenging process of understanding learning disabilities. Parents are encouraged to believe in the future dreams of their children with learning disabilities. Compassionately providing support, MindSet is an educational support group for parents presented in a book discussion format, based on the book, A Complete Guide to Learning Disabilities from Preschool to Adulthood, Learning Disabilities: A to Z, by Corinne Smith, Ph.D. and Lisa Strick.

 MindSet Coaching Program is presented by Ruthann N. Short, LCSW, Executive Function Skills Coach for Tweens and Teens and Parent Consultant.  Ruthann is a licensed clinical social worker with a Master’s Degree from the University Of Connecticut Graduate School Of Social Work. She is the founder of Maverick Minds, LLC and has been coaching parents for ten years.  Her practice is located in Ridgefield, CT.  Ruthann’s coaching practice focuses on executive function skills and parent coaching and consultation.  Her area of expertise is in executive function skills, along with providing parent coaching on self-regulation skills.  Ruthann has presented throughout Fairfield County for parents and community organizations including Westport, Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, and Ridgefield.  To learn more about Ruthann’s coaching practice visit her at www.maverickmindsllc.com .  Ruthann can be reached at maverickmindsllc@aol.com for further information regarding parent coaching and consultation. 

Advanced registration is required at www.maverickmindsllc.com .