Barb Cohen presents workshops throughout Chicagoland for parent groups, professional development of teachers, and teacher training programs. Contact her at 773.504.3248 to schedule a presentation for your group. Some possible topics are:

For Parents

  • Creating an alliance with your child's teacher

  • IEP basics

  • Creating a support group

  • Understanding and supporting sibling needs

  • Know your rights. . . and responsibilities

  • We're in it for the long haul--coming to grips

For Teachers

  • Talking to parents to gain their trust and cooperation

  • Establishing an inclusive environment

  • Writing meaningful IEP goals

For Parents and Teachers

  • Disobedience v. Dysregulation: Implications for behavioral support

  • Structuring your home or classroom for success

  • Communication, communication, communication