Conference 2018 – Programme

Conference 2018 – Programme2018-11-21T12:05:57+01:00
Register Now

Friday 30 November: Professional Training Courses

Download 2018 ASK Annual Conference Full Programme

08h30 REGISTRATION
09h00-10h30 The role of schools in the provision of effective support for children and adolescents with ADHD
By Prof. Steven Evans, Professor of Psychology, Co-Director, Center for Intervention Research in Schools, Ohio University


TDA/TDAH: Différer les outils technologiques en lien avec les difficultés et l’intervention en milieu scolaire
par Nathalie Arbour, Conseillère en services adaptés, Cégep de Saint-Jérôme

10h30-12h00 How to Motivate adolescents with ADHD?
By Prof. Saskia Van Der Oord, Associate Professor, Research group Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KU Leuven University, Belgium


Aménagement, Adaptations et Modifications à l`école, auprès des élèves TDA/H
Par Sébastien Henrard (doctorant & chercheur) 

12h00-13h00 Lunch
13h00-14h30 The Influence of Sensory Regulation on Attention/Concentration
By Lois Addy, Independent Lecturer and Consultant in SEND
MSc (Ed), BSc (Psych), Dip Cot, SROT, SI-UK


La Communication encourageante (verbale et non verbale) auprès des élèves TDA/H : Communiquer positivement afin d‘éviter Conflits et confrontations
Par Razane Rakha (doctorante & chercheuse)

15h00 End of Professional Development Training 

Saturday 1 December: Conference

Download  2018 ASK Annual Conference Full Programme

08h30 Registration
09h00 Opening Speech
By Sean Power, Directeur Général, Institut Florimont and
President of AGEP
09h10 Welcome Speech
By Joy Tong, Founder & Director of ASK-All Special Kids
09h20 Evidence-based practices for treating youth with ADHD: What changes with the transition to adolescence
By Prof. Steven Evans, Professor of Psychology, Co-Director, Center for Intervention Research in Schools, Ohio University
09h50 What does research in neuroscience tell us about ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders?
By Prof. Stephen Eliez, Faculty of Medicine & Director General of Child Psychiatry and Special Education, Office Médico-Pédagogique Geneva

Co-presenter Aurélie Bochet, Ph.D. student, Office Médico-Pédagogique Geneva

10 minute Pause
10h30 Stigma and ADHD
By Prof. Saskia Van Der Oord, Associate Professor, Research group Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KU Leuven University, Belgium
11h00 L’insertion professionnelle des adultes ayant un TDAH dans le milieu du travail considérant les enjeux suivants: les lois et les règlements cantonales du travail, Les syndicats des travailleurs et  le rôle de l’association ASPEDAH
par Mme. Daniela Brustolin (President ASPEDAH)
11h30 Dealing with Difficulties and Going for my Goals
a presentation by 16-year old student David Sender
11h40 Closing Speech & ASK Movie
By Alan Mudie, ASK Chairman of the Board
12h00 End of Keynotes
12h00-13h00 Lunch & Information Booths
13h00-16h00 Series of Workshops
16h00 End of Conference
Register Now