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Special Workshops


Building Speech Skills

Strategies for Parents to Improve Their Child’s Speech and Language
Lanterman's Koch-Young Resource Center and Pasadena Child Development Associates present a a two-hour workshop for parents to learn how to promote their child’s speech skills. Gain ideas you can incorporate in daily life and playtime with your child who is between the ages of birth to 5. Learn how to build off of your child’s interests and your family’s regular routine to motivate and support your child in finding his or her voice.


Music and Movement: A Parent and Me Music Series

Lanterman presents Music and Movement, which brings together families in sharing songs, instrument play, rhythm chants and movement activities in a relaxed, playful, non-performance-oriented setting. Music is learned through developmentally appropriate activities that support and respect the unique learning styles of very young children from 2 to 4 years of age. Infants, toddlers and preschoolers participate at their own levels in family-style classes of mixed ages.


Parent Workshop Series ~ Series de Talleres para Padres

Lanterman's Koch-Young Resource Center presents a Parent Workshop Series/El Centro de Recursos Koch-Young de Lanterman presenta un Series de Talleres Para Padres. Sign up for one or all three of our workshops on hot topics for parents of children Birth to 5 years of age. The workshops will be held on Saturdays./Inscribase a uno o a los tres talleres sobre temas populares para padres de niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. Los talleres se llevarán a cabo los sabados.


Playgroups for Children Birth to 5

Quality play time with parents can lead to improvements in skills such as communication, engagement, sensory awareness, cognitive ability and creativity. Each session of the parent-child playgroups will run for six weeks and will provide caregivers with play strategies and tips for engaging children with special needs to make playtime more fun and meaningful as well as exposure to a variety of types of play and ideas for low-budget activities that can be done at home. Parents and children can practice their play skills in a supportive setting. Sessions are conducted in English and Spanish concurrently for various age ranges between birth and 5 years of age and at various days and times to accommodate the needs of the community.


Transition to Adulthood ~ IEP and Transition Planning

This presentation will cover everything parents of young adults need to know about post secondary education and vocational/employment options, plus transition planing and inclusion options. This presentation will be held on March 1, 2016.