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Fall 2017 Ready For Take-Off Conference

College Readiness 4 Success
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Sep 16 8:30AM - 12:00PM

Preparing teens with learning, attention, social and emotional differences for the transition to college

Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:30 AM 12:00 PM
*Registration begins at 8:00am

Dominican University - Priory Campus
7200 W. Division, Aula Auditorium
River Forest, Illinois 60305

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Phone: 708-771-7777
Email:martha@collegereadiness4success.com


PRESENTERS

Theresa E. Laurie Maitland, PhD, CPCC
Educator
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Author -
Ready For Take-Off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College

Karin M. Grimes, LCSW
Owner
, Life Transitions Coaching

Chris Everett, College Financial Planner
President,
Everett Wealth Solutions, Inc.(EWS)


MAIN PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION

Information will be presented on challenges facing students with ADHD and other learning differences in their transition to college, how to guide and coach teens to be independent before they leave home through a Personalized College Readiness Program, differences between accommodations available in high school and college, why accommodations should be faded prior to graduation, and the importance of students learning to advocate for themselves.


BREAK OUT SESSIONS

For Educators and Mental Health Professionals

Moderator: Theresa Maitland - Applications for School & Therapy Office

This session will discuss how professionals who work with college bound teens and their families can integrate the information from the conference into their current practice.

For Everyone at the Conference

Moderator: Chris Everett, Pay the Right Price for College - Not the Sticker Price

This session will discuss how to lower the cost of college, how to earn family generated scholarships and how to help students select a career in which they are fit to flourish. Attendees receive a Tuition Reward Scholarship valued at $500.

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