When you first suspect a learning disability, you want to get as much information as possible. In this quick video presented by Sick Kids’ Trusted Answers, Dr. Tricia Williams from The Hospital for Sick Children, tells us what we need to know in What is a Learning Disability? If you would like to know how a child with a Learning Disability is assessed, you will appreciate the follow up video in which she presents How … Continue reading What is a Learning Disability?
Social Skills and LD- Rick Lavoie
This October, Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County will be welcoming keynote speaker Rick Lavoie to our 7th Annual Family Conference. This virtual conference is a great day of outstanding guest speakers and we are particularly excited about the addition of Rick Lavoie to kick the day off. He is a terrific speaker who easily engages his audience with his presentations. To give you a peek into what is coming, we invite you to check … Continue reading Social Skills and LD- Rick Lavoie
International Day of Families May 15th, 2020
The International Day of Families is an observance celebrated by the United Nations. The organization recognizes families as the basic unit of society. Therefore, it is fundamental that families have its importance acknowledged. Many different countries and communities all around the world organize events to celebrate the observance. International Families Day occurs annually on May 15th. Sometimes there are people who feel like family, who we treat like family, who have no traditional relationship to … Continue reading International Day of Families May 15th, 2020