Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

Conversations on Showing Up for Kids! by date

Conversations on Showing Up for Kids! is a regular webcast of the Southern Regional Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs. Tim Markle, Director of the Southern Regional Center, holds a virtual conversation with people and organizations who impact our children’s lives. Families, and the professionals who support them, are invited to join the conversation! Registration for upcoming conversations is at https://go.wisc.edu/786y37. When you register you will receive a Zoom Link to join the conversation.

Conversations are recorded and posted to the Community of Practice on Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Developmental Disabilities YouTube channel. Here is a listing of the conversations by the order they were webcast. We also have a listing by topic.

Conversations in 2021

January 2021

January 28, 2021
Topic area: Family Support
Title: What is the Well Badger Resource Center and How Can They Help?

February 2021

February 4, 2021
Topic area: Engaging in Learning from Home
Title: A Guide to Implementing IEPs and Monitoring Progress of IEP Goals When Moving Between In-Person, Hybrid or Virtual Learning Environments.


February 11, 2011
Topic area: Public (Formal) Supports and Health Benefits
Title: What is EPSDT? If You Have Medicaid, You Need to Know!


February 18, 2021
Topic area: Family Support
Title: A Guide to Implementing IEPs and Monitoring Progress of IEP Goals When Moving Between In-Person, Hybrid or Virtual Learning Environments

February 25, 2021
Topic area: Family Support
Title: What is FASD? What Challenges Does it Bring for Families?

March 2021

March 4, 2021
Topic area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: WSPEI–Working with School Districts on Family Engagement

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March 11, 2021
Topic area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: Special Education Transition Requirements During COVID-19


March 2021

March 18, 2021
Topic area: Family Support and Advocacy
Title: Family Voices of Wisconsin — Advocacy for Change and other Resources


March 25, 2021
Topic area: Public (Formal) Supports/Health Benefits
Title: Deciding Together — A Key Part of the CLTS Waivers

April 2021

April 1, 2021
Topic area: Family Support and Advocacy
Title: How to Find, Train and Retain Your Own Respite Workers with RCAW


April 8, 2021
Topic area: Family Support and Advocacy
Title: What You Need to Know About the Autism SocietieS of Wisconsin


April 15, 2021
Topic area: Family Support and Advocacy
Title: Prevalence, Disparities, and Lessons Learned from WISADDS


April 22, 2021
Topic area: Family Supports and Advocacy
Title: In My Own Words (with Scott Allen)

 

May 2021

May 6, 2021
Topic Area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: Post-Secondary Transition Plan (PTP): What, Why and How


May 13, 2021
Topic: Mental Health
Title: Using the Mental Health Crisis Card


May 20, 2021
Topic Are: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: Writing a Quality Transition IEP for Students with Autism (Part 1)

Conversations in 2020 Sept-Nov

September 2020

September 3, 2020
Topic area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: What can I do if I disagree with my school IEP team?


September 17, 2020
Topic area: Engaging in Learning from Home
Title: School Closures Impact on Students with CYSHCN


September 24, 2020
Topic area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: How does the Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative (WSPEI) support parents?

October 2020

October 1, 2020
Topic area: Public (Formal) Supports
Title: Connecting to Affordable Telecommunications-Lifeline and TEPP


October 8, 2020
Topic area: School Nursing in Wisconsin
Title: What is the Role of School Nurses?


October 15, 2020
Topic area: Family Support
Title: Parent Support and Parent to Parent of WI


October 22, 2020
Topic area: Public (Formal) Supports
Title: Accessing the Telecommunications Equipment Purchase Program

November 2020

November 5, 2020
Topic area: CLTS and Katie Beckett

 

 

 

 

Conversations held in 2020 May-June

May 2020

May 6, 2020
Topic area: Engaging in Learning from Home
Title: An educator’s perspective on at-home learning


May 13, 2020
Topic area: Engaging in Learning from Home
Title: Virtual Special Education: What we can learn from a virtual school’s experiences?


May 20, 2020
Topic area: Mental Health
Title: Anxiety: Ideas to help our kids be calm(er) and (more) focused


May 27, 2020
Topic area: Rural Wisconsin
Title: Rural Wisconsin: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

June 2020

June 3, 2020
Topic area: Special Education in Wisconsin
Title: Special Education and IEPs with WI FACETS


June 10, 2020
Topic area: Summer 2020 Ideas
Title: Camp Cancelled? Ideas for Summer 2020 from Easter Seals Wisconsin


June 17, 2020
Topic area: Summer 2020 Ideas
Title: Ideas for Summer 2020 from Bay Cliff Therapy Camp

August 2020

August 17, 2020
Topic area: Schooling Options (in collaboration with the Autism Society of South Central Wisconsin)
Title: What is Virtual Schooling? Part 1 of a conversation about autism/special needs and special education


August 19, 2020
Topic area: Schooling Options (in collaboration with the Autism Society of South Central Wisconsin)
Title: What is Homeschooling? Part 2 of a conversation about autism/special needs and special education


August 27, 2020
Topic area: Mental Health
Title: Anxiety and Heading Back to School

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Do you have a topic you would like to us to talk about in 2021? Maybe you want to know more about transitioning to adulthood or what is a medical home and how can families partner with doctors? Maybe we should talk about public programs or partners or play? Should we bring on some researchers? We want to know! (Please do not include personal information or health information.)

Email your ideas to cyshcn@waisman.wisc.edu