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From the Clinic to the Classroom (SCRANTON): Preparing for Puberty in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities


This free training series is presented by Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADMI) in partnership with the University of Scranton'Panuska College of Professional Studies and Friendship House.


Presentation by Cora Taylor, PhD and Barbara Haas-Givler, MEd, BCBA

This presentation will cover a range of topics related to puberty in individuals with special developmental needs, including:

• Helping children understand and prepare for body changes associated with puberty
• Encouraging good hygiene
• Understanding public/private behaviors
• Handling issues surrounding boundaries and relationships


When: Friday, March 31, 2017
Registration: 8:30 am | Training: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Where: The University of Scranton
Edward R. Leahy Jr. Hall | 2nd Floor Forum | Room 235
237 Jefferson Ave | Scranton, PA 18510

Registration: https://www.regonline.com/clinic2017

Cost: Free to attend


Please direct questions to meepler@geisinger.edu or 570.522.6281


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