• 09:00 AM
  • Castle Hill RSL. Phoenix Room, 77 Castle St, Castle Hill
  • Learning Difficulties Coalition: tel: 02 9806 9960 email:

Seminar One Reading Disorders: Presentations and Treatment Presented by Dr Saskia Kohnen (Clinical Director, Macquarie University Reading Clinic) This presentation will provide a brief overview of the causes of reading difficulties. Several current definitions of reading difficulties will be critically evaluated. The main focus of this presentation will be a theoretical framework which teachers and…

  • 01:00 PM
  • Lane Cove Living and Learning Centre. 164-180 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066.
  • Lou Brown, Thriving with ADHD +61413237359.

Tickets $60 available here Parent Workshop: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Presented by the ADHD Foundation. Your unconditional love, compassionate understanding and unwavering support is everything to your child with ADHD.  Parenting a child with ADHD can be challenging, but it can also be a rich and rewarding experience, especially if we learn to proactively…

  • 01:00 PM
  • Lane Cove Living and Learning Centre. 164-180 Longueville Road Lane Cove NSW 2066.
  • Lou Brown, Thriving with ADHD +61413237359.

Tickets $60 available here Adult Workshop: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Presented by the ADHD Foundation. Having ADHD might come with some challenges. But don’t let them get in your way of living a full and rewarding life. Forget surviving ADHD, you deserve to Thrive. Self-awareness (self-directed attention) is one of the many executive functions…

  • 10:00 AM
  • Castle Hill RSL, Phoenix Room.  77 Castle Street,  Castle Hill. NSW  2154
  • 02 9806 9960 or

  This presentation will provide information about autism in school aged children with an aim to share factual, evidence based information about a range of areas, including diagnostic markers, pathways to diagnosis and autism in girls. Myths regarding diagnosis, labelling, echolalia and strengths and talents will also be addressed. The presentation aims to address practical…

  • 09:00 AM
  • UNSW, Scientia Building, Botany Street, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2142

Australia’s Largest Event for Understanding Learning Differences   .   Access the Latest Information, Research, Technology and Resources. Sydney – Monday 27 May 2019 Download PDF Flyer   Who Should Attend: Teachers, Tutors, Teacher Aides, Parents, Health Professionals, Students and Adult Dyslexics. More info here. Book for Sydney 2019 Guest Speakers 2019 Seminar Overviews  …

  • 09:00 AM
  • Emerald Downs Community Hall, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444
  • Carol on 0405 658 593 or email

A half-day workshop for parents   When: Sunday 19th May 2019 from 9 am – 1 pm Cost: $70 (includes morning tea)   The key to facilitating positive change in a child’s academic attainment is the engagement of parents in learning outcomes in the home. Emerson, Fear, Fox and Sanders 2012   This evidence-based, practical…

  • 06:30 PM
  • The Auditorium, Pittwater RSL Club. 82 Mona Vale Road, Mona Vale, NSW 2103.

The focus of the presentation will be on the overlap between symptoms of ADHD and anxiety, the common combination of the two diagnoses, and the frequent misdiagnosis that can happen.   Presented by Dr Berlinda Yeoh & Jessica Staniland, Child Development Clinic Dr Berlinda Yeoh is a specialist developmental and behavioural paediatrician with extensive experience…

  • 07:00 PM
  • Gladesville Bowling Club. 181A Ryde Rd, Gladesville, NSW.
  • Lillian: or 0402 156 567

This two and a half hour workshop will give you the skills to:  Teach your child how to read unknown words (NOT GUESS). Hook your child into reading. Give your child the building blocks of literacy. Teach your child how words are spelled (NOT LOOK-COVER-GUESS). Develop reading fluency and comprehension.   When: Friday 24th May…

  • 09:30 AM
  • Castle Hill RSL, Phoenix Room, 77 Castle St, Castle Hill.

2E Learners are a unique group of learners who are often overlooked in the school system. This presentation will address the unique learning needs of these students and outline how schools and parents can support them, through current research findings and case studies. The seminar is appropriate for classroom and learning support teachers both primary…

  • 06:00 PM
  • Knox Grammar Preparatory School. 1 Billyard Ave, Wahroonga, NSW 2076
  • Danielle Blumberg 0412 454 820

With special thanks to Knox Grammar Preparatory School The Northside Gifted and Talented Network, invites parents and teachers of gifted students who are not thriving at school to join us for an inspiring and informative evening. The focus of the evening will be on providing information and strategies to better understand gifted primary students who…