June 28, 2017

Agenda

Agenda for Saturday Conference

Tentative Agenda for Parent and Educator Track

8:00-8:30

Arrival and Registration

8:30-9:00

Welcome by Brad Cohen

9:00-10:30

Keynote Speaker – Sheila Rogers DeMare- (Integrative Medicine)

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:15

Elaine Taylor-Klaus (Parental Coaching)

12:15-1:15

LUNCH PROVIDED

1:15-2:10

Breakout Sessions #1

2:15-3:10

Breakout Sessions #2

3:15-4:10

Breakout Sessions #3

4:15-5:00

Q and A with Successful TS Role Models – Brad Cohen, Darin Bush, Dylan Brady, Jaylen Arnold, Kellie Haines and more

Tentative Agenda for Children’s Conference

8:00-8:30

Arrival and Registration (Meet the Counselors)

8:30 -9:00

Welcome by Brad Cohen (with main group)

9:00-10:30

Jaylen Arnold – Bullying No Way

10:30-12:15

Kellie Haines – Ventriloquist with Puppets

12:15-1:15

LUNCH PROVIDED

1:15-2:15

Dylan Brady – Musician- Speaks and Plays

2:15-3:15

Engaging Activity

3:15-3:30

Break

3:30-4:00

Jennifer Davis – How to Become a Tourette Association of America (TAA) Youth Ambassador

4:15-5:00

Q and A with Successful TS Role Models (with main group)

*Children will be supervised in a room across from the adults. Should they be unable to participate in the program, we will notify you to come support our staff and help your child take a break from the action.
Tentative Agenda for Adults with TS Conference

8:00-8:30

Arrival and Registration

8:30 -9:00

Welcome by Brad Cohen (with main group)

9:00-10:30

Keynote Speaker – Sheila Rogers DeMare – Integrative Medicine (with main group)

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:15

Introductions among adults – Improv with Darin Bush begins, discussing life with TS, ADHD/ADD, OCD and more!

12:15-1:15

LUNCH PROVIDED

1:15-2:10

“Adult Talk” Only

2:15-3:10

Optional Breakout Sessions #2 or More “Adult Talk”

3:15-4:10

Optional Breakout Sessions #3 or More “Adult Talk”

4:15-5:00

Q and A with Successful TS Role Models (with main group)

Tentative Breakout Sessions

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #1

Main – Sheila Rogers DeMare- Integrative Medicine

B1 – Ken Shyminsky – Instructional Strategies in the Classroom

B2 – Dr. Patricia Crawford- CBIT

B3 – Cristina Zakis and Jason Hurd – Oils and A Whole Food Approach

B4 – Renea Judd- Parents Just Want to Talk

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #2

Main – Sheryl Pruitt – Newly Diagnosed: The Traumatic Triad

B1 – Ken Shyminsky – Instructional Strategies in the Classroom

B2 – Dr. Patricia Crawford- CBIT

B3 – Dr. Vicki Steine – What is Bugging Your Child? The Gut-Brain-Microbiome Axis and Its Effect on Brain and Gut Health

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #3

Main – Sheryl Pruitt – Newly Diagnosed: Challenging Kids, Challenged Parents

B1 – Dr. Vicki Steine – What is Bugging Your Child? The Gut-Brain-Microbiome Axis and Its Effect on Brain and Gut Health

B2 – Cristina Zakis and Jason Hurd- Oils and a Whole Food Approach

B3 – Renea Judd- Parents Just Want to Talk

Tentative Agenda for Saturday Casino Night

6:30-7:00pm

Cocktails and Cash Bar Open

7:00-7:30pm

Welcome by Brad Cohen and Highlights of the Foundation

7:30-10:00pm

Casino Open and Dinner Served

10:00-10:30pm

Casino Closed and Raffle Begins

Agenda for Saturdays Conference– Print to see location of rooms