Meet Sarah Ward, M.S., CCC/SLP and Co-Director of Cognitive Connections, who will join us for the National Pediatric Developmental Differences Forum (NPDDF) this fall. Sarah has over 15 years experience in diagnostic evaluations, treatment and case management of children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of developmental and acquired brain based learning difficulties and behavioral problems.
A popular speaker, Sarah regularly presents on the topic of executive functions to a variety of professional and parent organizations. Her innovative approaches have been featured on National Public Radio and she is the recipient of multiple awards, including the Massachusetts General Hospital Expertise in Clinical Practice Award and Faculty in Excellence Award.
The conference title is “Connecting the Dots: How Research is Guiding the Treatment of Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, and Executive Functioning” and Sarah will present on how to implement executive function strategies into the classroom setting.
As a reminder, the dates for the NPDDF will be October 22-24, 2015 and the event will be held at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum.