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Mental health consumers are invited to attend the 5th Annual Grassroots Empowerment Project Inc. Empowerment Days Dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on April 19th at the Concourse Hotel in Madison.
The Board worked with Public News Service to produce a radio story about Senate Bill 468, which would get Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) into schools and reduce the use of seclusion and restraints.
On behalf of APRAIS (the Alliance to Prevent Restraint, Aversive Interventions and Seclusion), TASH encourages you to contact your congressional representatives during our National Call-In Day on February 26, 2010 and tell them to support the Preventing Harmful Restraint and Seclusion in Schools Act (H.R. 4247, S. 2860).
For students who receive special education services in Brown County, their families, educators and service providers wanting to learn more about transition resources in their community. on Tuesday, April 13, 2010.
Senate Bill 468 would get Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) into schools and reduce the use of seclusion and restraints. More information about SB 468 is available on DAWN, including a plain talk description of the bill.
THE CIRCLES OF LIFE CONFERENCE is for families who have children of any age with disabilities or special needs and the professionals who support and provide services for them. April 29 - 30, 2010, Holiday Inn & Convention Center, Stevens Point, WI
The Governor has appointed two new members to the Board. Robert Kuhr is an active member of People First in Menasha where he lives with his wife Jennifer. Pamela Malin lives in De Pere and is the Disabilities Coordinator at the Sexual Assault Center of Family Services in Brown, Oconto, Door and Marinette County.
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