Foundation Series Workshops

San Francisco, CA
Monday, March 30, 2009


Promoting technology balance, enhancing productivity.



Foundation Series Workshops
Monday, March 30, 2009 9:00 AM -
Tuesday, March 31, 2009 4:00 PM

Cathedral Hill Hotel San Francisco
1101 Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94109
USA

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TV, video games, internet movies...
they're ok for children, aren't they?


To enhance child health and academic performance, Cris Rowan pediatric occupational therapist with Zone'in Programs Inc. is offering the following research based workshops for parents and health and education professionals working with pre-school and elementary aged children:

March 30 - Addiction and Attachment
Great for teachers, parents, therapists, mental health workers

Morning Session: Mixed Signals
Connection to Technology is Disconnecting Child Development
Mixed Signals raises public awareness regarding the damaging impact of technology on child development, and provides creative initiatives for schools, homes and communities to create ’sustainable’ children.

Afternoon Session: A Cracked Foundation
How Virtual Parenting is Destroying Children
A Cracked Foundation raises awareness about the significant damage technology has caused to the family unit, and how Virtual Parents are unknowingly inflicting The Triple Disconnect on their children and partners, and offers helpful strategies to bring families back together.

March 31 - Sensory and Motor Development
Great for teachers, parents and therapists

Morning Session: Harnessing Energy
Sensory Tools and Techniques for Responsible Learning
Harnessing Energy raises awareness regarding the reasons why Today’s Children are unable to pay attention and learn, and offers The Zone’in Concept to improve self-responsibility and empower learning.

Afternoon Session: Back to Basics
Printing Skills - The Forgotten Foundation of Literacy
Back to Basics raises awareness regarding the reasons why we still need to teach printing, and offers schools, government and university suggestions and initiatives on how to ease the job of printing and reading for all children.


Presenter:
  
Cris Rowan

Cris Rowan is an impassioned occupational therapist who has first-hand understanding and knowledge of how technology can cause profound changes in a child’s development, behavior and their ability to learn.  Cris offers wonderful insight and useful techniques for improving the lives of children, and those around them.  Click here to read more about Cris.

Register for one day $175
or Register for both days $300
  

Sign up with a friend and both
receive 25% off!

Registration Deadline: March 16, 2009
 

Contact Information

  • Zone'in Programs Inc.
    6840 Seaview Road
    Sechelt, BC  V0N 3A4

    Toll free phone: 1-888-896-6346
    Toll free fax: 1-877-896-6346



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