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Incorporating Movement

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Date: Friday, November 8, 2013

Course #: W680

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Credit Available: 0.3 CEUs; 3 SWCEUs; Approval pending by the Illinois Early Intervention Training Program

Description:

This workshop provides practical movement-related strategies and techniques building movement into a child’s day in any setting. Participants will focus on heavy work/resistive activities that provide proprioceptive input, movement breaks, and the incorporation of movement into daily routines and rituals. Even the advanced early childhood professional will take a fresh look at movement techniques and strategies!

Instructors:

Jennifer Rosinia, Ph.D.

Rosinia has more than 25 years of experience in pediatric occupational therapy. A specialist in serving the needs of children birth to age three and their families, she also has extensive experience working with school-aged children and young adults. An Erikson alumna, she holds a master's degree in early childhood education and a doctorate in child development. Her expertise is in neuroscience with a particular interest in sensory processing, the role of emotions, and the impact of relationships on the developing child. She enjoys a national reputation as a speaker and consultant. She is president of Kid Links Unlimited, Inc., a company whose mission is to link theory to practice, parents with professionals, and kids with their optimal potential.

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