Monday, December 29, 2008

Dear Special Parents,

SPEC invites you to a presentation on Saturday January 10 from 1 to 3 pm at the Chestnut Hill Library, 8711 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia. Herb Hinkle, attorney, will discuss Estate Planning and Guardianship for families of people with special needs. His talk will include Special Needs Trusts and other vehicles for planning for your child's future.

Hope to see you there -- Jean

Monday, December 22, 2008

PNG: James Coplan Jan 27

Informal Meeting for Parents to Meet and Share Information.
All parents or caregivers of children with special needs are welcome to attend .
There is no charge for this event.
Guest Speaker: Dr. James Coplan, MD
“Choosing the right services for the child
with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)”
Dr. Coplan is board certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and Development-Behavioral Pediatrics. From 1997 to 2004, he served as Director of Leadership Education in Neurodevelopemental Disabilities at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Coplan left Children’s Hospital in June of 2004 to form his own practice, Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics of the Main Line, located in Rosemont, PA.
Dr. Coplan’s forthcoming book Off the beaten path; The parents’ guide to Autistic Spectrum Disorders
© 2009 Random House
Tuesday, January 27th at 7:30pm
Child Growth & Development Center, Inc®
RSVP is preferred, but not necessary
(email: or call 610-275-KIDS)
(Please, no children)
100 West Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
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Friday, December 5, 2008

webcast about autism

Easter Seals' Living with Autism Study
Made Possible by MassMutual Financial Group
National Results Launch and Press Event : an Online Presentation
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 / 9:30-10:30 AM EST

Please click here and look for the registration button if interested.

Also, Joe Scullin will visit the monthly SPEC meeting this coming SAT at 10:30 am in the Chestnut Hill Library, hope to see you all then.