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Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9am to 12 noon, CHADD Regional Meeting will be held at Loras College in Dubuque.

Topic is: Allies in Education: Parents, Students & Professionals Meeting the Challenge of ADHD

Location: Loras College, Dubuque, Hennessey Hall, 1600 Alta Vista, west of football field.

Meeting sponsored by CHADD of Iowa, Dubuque Branch.

Meeting details: resources to help empower middle, high school and college students in achieving their educational and vocational goals.

Presenters and panel from: Dubuque Community Schools, Keystone AEA, The Edge Foundation (ADHD organizational coaching), and Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation.

Hosted by the Social Work Club of Loras College. Questions contact 563-583-6031.

The Cedar Rapids C.H.A.D.D. group is excited to offer 4 regional workshops. The topic of these workshops is "Life Transitions With ADD / ADHD", featuring Jane Rock or Michelle Wehr, Transition Specialists at the Area Education Agency #9. Jane and Michelle will be discussing several life transitions for children and their families such as: elementary to midde school, middle school to high school, and high school and beyond. 

The workshop dates, times and locations are:

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:30am-12 noon, in Dubuque,

  • Saturday, January 11, 2014, 9:30am-12 noon, in Bettendorf,
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 6:30-8pm, in Muscatine, 
  • Saturday, October 19th, 2013, 9:30am-12 noon, at Mercy Hospital, McAuley Room, Iowa City.


Please join other families as we listen to and meet these speakers at one of this year's regional CHADD workshops. 

Resource materials will be available at the workshops.

These events are free, light refreshments and snacks available. For inclement weather, please check this web site for workshop updates.

For more information, please contact Cindy Laughead, President CHADD of Iowa at claughead@aea9.k12.ia.us.

Sponsored by CHADD of Iowa. Please visit the web site at www.chadd.org.

For information related to the Cedar Rapids CHADD chapter contact:  Call Kathy Harriott, 319-551-8352 or email at cedar-rapids@chadd.net.


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NRCDo you need immediate Assistance/information about ADHD?

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CHADD's national Resource Centers on ADHD at 800-233-4050, press 2 (9-5:00 weekdays). You can also go to www.help4adhd.org for additional AD/HD information

Learn more about the Parent to Parent Training on ADHD (fee)

Parent to Parent provides educational information and support for individuals and families dealing with AD/HD and learning to navigate the challenges of AD/HD across the lifespan. Courses are offered in local communities across the country. (more)

CHADD does not endorse or represent products, services, publication, medications or treatments. Meetings are FREE and open to the public, although membership with CHADD is strongly encouraged, since your local group will receive a portion of your dues to continue supporting your community.


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This information was last updated on: 04/04/2014

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