Event Calendar


F.E.A.R. Factor- SSI and Medicaid

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Virtual, OH

The “FEAR Factor” training series explores resources and tools that confront fears of losing benefits due to employment opportunities. SSAs, families, providers, people with lived experience, and anyone else interested in supporting people to move past their fears of benefits toward working in the community.

December 12, 2022, 1 PM – 2:30 PM is the debut session of “FEAR Factor’s” second year. The focus will be on SSI and Medicaid. Presenters include Darenda Geer (Fairfield County Board of DD), Elizabeth Risner (Butler County Board of DD), Jeanne Hall (Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities), Latosha Ollinger (Warren County Board of DD), and Tanya Chiles (Chiles Creations).

You can access recordings of the first five “FEAR Factor” sessions here. SSAs interested in CPUDs can register here. Anyone else can register here.

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Ohio APSE Networking

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Virtual Event, OH

Join Ohio APSE to share employment best practices and strategies. Monthly: Every 3rd Thursday, 4-5PM. Email Ohio APSE at ohapse@apse.org for questions.

Register Here

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Autism and Trauma

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm EST
Virtual, OH

The Lifespan Transitions Center at OCALI is excited to host the 2022-23 Journey webinar series. This series of webinars is designed to support you in helping youth with complex needs and their families navigate the journey from school to adult life.

In this session, Tom Galperin will discuss how persons on the autism spectrum experience trauma and will provide some concrete examples on how professionals can help. Presenter: Tom Galperin, LISW-S, TEACCH Certified Practitioner Owner and Lead Consultant, Galperin Autism Consulting, LLC

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