Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) Introductory Workshop
Date/Time: Saturday May 11, 2013 from 9 am - 5 pm
Location: Pacific University Health Campus, School of Occupational Therapy, Hillsboro, OR
For more information and to register, please link here to our Early Start Denver Model page.
AUTISM AND THE SCERTS® MODEL:
A Comprehensive Educational Approach
Autism Spectrum Disorders & Related Disabilities
Date: February 29-March 1, 2012
Location: Holiday Inn Portland Airport, 8439 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland, OR 97220
Registration: Online at www.ccseminars.com; By phone contact Kelly at (508) 965-5705
Speech Language & Communication Disorders • Learning Disabilities • Developmental Disabilities with Emotional Behavioral Challenges • Sensory Processing Disorders
2 Day Introductory Seminar
with Barry M. Prizant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Play to Grow Developmental Therapy Services is proud to be co-hosting this event.
For more information about the SCERTS® Model, please visit www.scerts.com. For more information about this seminar, please visit the Childhood Communication Seminars website at www.ccseminars.com.
If you have any general questions about the SCERTS® model, we would be happy to help you at Play to Grow or at least send you in the right direction for more information. Please feel free to contact us by phone or through our website from our contact page.
Music Therapy Demonstration Event
Date: Saturday October 15th at 11:30 am
Location: 18959 SW 84th Avenue, Tualatin, OR, 97062
Hosts: Play to Grow Developmental Therapy Services in collaboration with
Emily Ross, MA, MT-BC and Angie Kopshy MM, MT-BC, NMT
Please join us on Saturday, October 15th, at 11:30 am for a free hands-on demonstration of music therapy in a group setting. The group is open to any child with special needs and his/her family. The 45-minute session will be facilitated by two board-certified music therapists, Emily Ross and Angie Kopshy. The primary goal of the session is to provide a safe environment for children to interact and engage with one another musically. There will be singing, moving, instrument playing, and improvising. Emily and Angie work from a client-centered perspective, celebrating strengths of every person.
RSVP's appreciated. Call 503-563-5439
Angie Kopshy, MM, MT-BC, received a master's in Piano Pedagogy at Boise State University before returning to Portland to pursue Music Therapy at Marylhurst University. Upon completion of her internship, Angie opened Music Therapy Services of Portland and specializes in children diagnosed on the autism spectrum and neurologic music therapy for Parkinson's, TBI, and Alzheimer's. 971-221-7144
Emily Ross, MA, MT-BC, has been serving children on the autism spectrum since 2003. She holds a master's degree in Counseling Psychology/Music Therapy, and a bachelor of Music Education. Emily teaches classes in music therapy at Marylhurst University and works in her private practice, Self Express Music Therapy Studio. 971-221-5428
For more information about music therapy groups, see Angie's blog: http://musictherapyautismportland.wordpress.com/2011/09/11/the-magic-of-music-therapy-groups/