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Q and A with the Founders of Let's Talk LD and ChildNEXUS

9/20/2019
When: Friday, September 20, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Franklin Educational Services, Inc.
11777 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 129
Los Angeles, California  90049
United States
Contact: Daniel Franklin, Ph.D.
(310) 571-1176

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Please join LACPA's  Child and Adolescent Special Interest Group meeting

Friday, September 20, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Two for one!!!

Q&A with the Founders of Let's Talk LD and ChildNEXUS

KD Harris, M.A. is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the social impact 501(c)(3) non-profit, Let's Talk LD. Let's Talk LD addresses critically important social justice and equality of educational opportunity issues faced by those in the neurodiverse community. It is our mission to meet learners with special needs where they are, at critical periods in their development and learning, in an effort to implement innovative programs that support these learners in living productive and fulfilling academic, social, and professional lives defined by self-sufficiency, self-determination, and purpose. Over the past 30 years, KD has leveraged her expertise in educational leadership and reform, curriculum design, and organizational change to build a successful career advancing best practices and innovations in educational program design. Let's Talk LD serves students, families, educational and community-based professionals and organizations.


Karen Wilson, Ph.D. is a Clinical Neuropsychologist, owner of a private practice in Los Angeles, CA, and founder of ChildNEXUS.com<http://www.childnexus.com>.  She is a Professor, Graduate Coordinator, and Chair of the Department of Psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills. She is also a Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor in the Medical Psychology Assessment Center at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Behavior at UCLA.  Dr. Wilson specializes in the assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders in children and adolescents, and she has extensive experience evaluating children and adults who present with neurological, medical and psychiatric disorders. Dr. Wilson has given a number of presentations at national conferences, and she has published articles in national journals.  She has received funding from the National Institutes of Health and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to conduct research, and she has received a number of awards for her work.  Dr. Wilson has been recognized by the California Legislature Assembly for her dedication and commitment to students and the community.

Date: Friday, September 20, 11:00 - 12:30
Description: Q&A with KD Harris, M.A. and Karen Wilson, Ph.D.
Location:  Franklin Educational Services, Inc.

                11777 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 129

                 Los Angeles, CA 90049

Parking:  We are not able to provide validation.  There is ample parking on side streets such as Montana.

RSVP to:  Daniel Franklin, Ph.D., at Dr.Franklin@FranklinEd.com 

or call (310) 571-1176

This will be a great chance to network. Please your business cards!

SIG meetings are open to all LACPA members.  Non-members wishing to attend may join LACPA by visiting our website www.lapsych.org<http://www.lapsych.org/>

 

"The opinions of presenters at informal forums, such as Special Interest Groups (SIGs) or club meetings, and their approach to psychological issues and interventions do not represent a formal endorsement of any position by the Los Angeles County Psychological Association or its members.  The opinions, ideas, and concepts expressed are purely those of the presenter."


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