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Full Day NYC Workshops for Early Childhood Professionals

Los Niños Training is proud to present the workshops below from outstanding leaders in early childhood education and intervention.

All workshops will take place at Los Niños Services, 535 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018 (between 36th and 37th Street) in Midtown Manhattan, just blocks from Macy’s, Penn Station and Port Authority Bus Terminals. Registrants will be notified if there is any change in workshop location.

Full Day NYC Workshops for Early Childhood Professionals
Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis: Promoting Positive Learning Using Applied Behavior Analysis
Jan 11, 2018 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Presenters:  Haven Bernstein, PhD, BCBA-D (ABA Clinical Supervisor, Los Ninos Services)  & Marilena Drakopoulou, MSEd (ABA Director, Los Ninos Services)

In this workshop, the presenters will review the common obstacles encountered when teaching young children of various developmental levels and will introduce the concept of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) as a new way of viewing and tackling these obstacles. Furthermore, they will discuss how to alter teaching environments to capitalize on our learner’s motivation and how to use reinforcement to make learning an enjoyable and successful experience.

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Reducing Problem Behavior in Children with Disabilities
Feb 9, 2018 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Presenter: Vincent J. Carbone, EdD, BCBA-D (Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Carbone Clinic)

A substantial portion of children with autism and related disabilities exhibit problem behavior that interferes with learning and the completion of routine daily activities.  The workshop presenter will discuss methods for analyzing and treating disruptive and problem behavior using science-based methods. Video Illustrations of effective methods will be provided as clinical illustrations.

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STEM for Preschoolers!
Feb 23, 2018 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Presenter: Monica Levy (Founder, LeapSmart)

This workshop combines active movement games with preschool friendly activities that inspire and challenge young minds. Teachers will learn math and science games as well as engineering activities that will awaken their inner inventor. Using inexpensive everyday materials, teachers will discover how simple it is to bring a STEM curriculum into their classrooms.

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Parenting in the Kitchen: Home Strategies for Families in Feeding Therapy
Sep 21, 2018 - 8:45 am - 4:15 pm

Presenter:  Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP (Certified Speech Language Pathologist, My Munch Bug LLC)

This session provides strategies for professionals working with parents of children with feeding disorders. Feeding therapy requires consistent follow-through throughout the day and caregivers become easily overwhelmed. Help parents feel confident in their ability to feed their child and enjoy that time together and in turn, help them to follow through on their goals for their child in early intervention.

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The Stacking Model: How Feeding Disorders Develop
Sep 22, 2018 - 8:45 am - 4:15 pm

Presenter:  Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP (Certified Speech Language Pathologist, My Munch Bug LLC)

 This workshop lays the foundation for pediatric speech language pathologists and occupational therapists who understand the importance of considering the whole child when assessing and treating pediatric feeding disorders. This course is also appropriate for parents, generalists in the field of child education and SLP/OT students to help broaden their understanding of the challenges that children with feeding disorders face. Understanding the broader picture of a child’s physiology, sensory system, motor development along with the behaviors that they adopt to protect those systems allows a family to see the bigger picture – the whole child. The course will combine lecture and videos demonstrating pediatric feeding concepts.  

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