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Disability Employment Awareness Month

 In 1945, Congress designated the first week of October as” National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week”. In the 1970s, there was a historic shift in disability public policy and the exclusion of peoples with disabilities was viewed as discrimination. This led to the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990. This month recognizes …
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October is Dyslexia Awareness Month

To raise awareness and dispel misconceptions, here are a few facts and statistics about Dyslexia. It is estimated that 1 in 10 people have dyslexia Dyslexia is a language-based learning disability or disorder that includes poor word reading, word decoding, oral reading fluency and spelling Dyslexia occurs in people of all backgrounds and intellectual levels …
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AAC Resources from Brigid

Thanks to Brigid Crotty, a fantastic member of the clinical team at new Horizons Wellness Services, Llc for providing information about AAC month: Access to multi-modal communication with AAC allows individuals to fully express their thoughts, needs, feelings, and so much more. As communication partners, we can support AAC users by valuing their communication methods the …
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ADHD Awareness Month 2017

It is officially ADHD Awareness Month (October 1 – 31), and there are so many ways to you can help spread awareness! While awareness about ADHD has certainly grown, we have a long way to go before we’re able to help individuals with ADHD everywhere. New Horizons Wellness Services believes one of the best ways …
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Empower your workforce

Save the date! FREE EVENT! Thursday, October 19th, 2017 8:00am-11:00am at the Nike World Headquarters Amplify! is a FREE event designed to empower and encourage Oregon employers by helping them create a stronger workforce and community through improving disability inclusiveness in the workplace.

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October is AAC Awareness Month!

What is AAC? AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) is a set of tools and strategies that an individual uses to solve everyday communicative challenges. Communication can take many forms such as: speech, a shared glance, text, gestures, facial expressions, touch, sign language, symbols, pictures, speech-generating devices, etc. Everyone uses multiple forms of communication, based upon …
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ADHD Awareness Month, October 2017

Our clinic will be sharing information all month to support understanding, empower people with resources and inspiration, and help our clients affected by Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to thrive.

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Explore with Us Under the Sea

During the month of September our clinic is full of projects and activities exploring life under the sea.  Our multidisciplinary team is using the theme as a starting point for treatment activities such as playing fishing games and making fish crafts in speech therapy and finding sea creatures in the tactile bin of home-made “sand”.  …
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Today is AOTA’s National School Backpack Awareness Day

Pack it Light, Wear it Right! We celebrate American Occupational Therapy Association’s National School Backpack Awareness Day annually on the third Wednesday of each September. The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is sponsoring National School Backpack Awareness Day, an annual national educational event to call attention to health problems in children and adults caused by …
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Beaverton Celebration Parade 2017

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? This Saturday, you can watch the Beaverton Celebration Parade. When: Saturday, September 9, 2017 | 9 AM to Noon Where: Corner of SW Wilson Avenue and SW Allen Blvd to Griffith Park. The Beaverton Celebration Parade began in 1957 and has grown into a community tradition with more than 100 festive …
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