The DSAF Ed Series covers a variety of topics beneficial to the Down syndrome community. Join us to learn more! Sessions take place every third Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:00pm. Until COVID restrictions are lifted, all sessions are held via Zoom.
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Remember to keep coming back to this page because new materials are uploaded after each session. (Most recent course materials are at the top.)
HAVE QUESTIONS OR NEED MORE INFO?
Contact Education Specialist, Dawna Daily.
2/16/2021: Dental Care for the Down Syndrome Family, Dr. Rebecca Scott
12/15/20: Enable Savings Plans: How, Why, When - Diane Stewart, Enable Savings Plan
11/17/20: Ed Series Resource Fair
10/13/20: Let's Talk About Independence - And Steps to Achieving It, Holly Schwietz, PTI Nebraska, Dawna Daily, DSAF Program Director
8/18/2020: Down Syndrome 101, Dawna Daily, DSAF Program Director
7/21/2020: Emergency Preparedness - How to Prepare Your Child, Dawna Daily, DSAF Program Director
6/16/2020: Speech Disorders and Children with Down Syndrome, Beth Dinneen, M.S., CCC-SLP, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
5/20/2020: Self Advocacy Training with Brad Meurrens, Disability Rights Nebraska and special self-advocate guest, Dillon Denton
4/21/2020: Special Olympics Nebraska, Alisa Hoffman and Megan Loberg-Simmering
3/17/2020: IEP Workshop with Dawna Daily, DSAF Program Director
2/25/2020: Social Security Eligibility with Nina Baker from PTI Nebraska
2/18/2020: Fine Motor Skills Development by Denise Carnahan and Penni Romero from Carnahan Pediatric Therapy
1/21/2019: DD Waiver - How and When to Apply by Joyful Stoves from Nebraska DHHS
12/17/2019: Tips for a Successful Transition by Sandy Peterson from PTI Nebraska
11/19/2019: Sleep Routines and Behavior by Dr. Matt McNiff from ESU #5
10/28/2019: Dr. William "Bill" Mobley Facebook Live Q&A Interview
(Poor video quality due to FB Live recording - we apologize!)
9/17/2019: Tips for the IEP/IFSP Meeting by Jenn Miller from PTI Nebraska
8/20/2019: Educational Series Intro by Dawna Daily