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YeS-Leadership: in August Youth learn through leading!

Register now for YeS-Leadership in August and be inspired! Witness empowered 12 – 15 year olds with ADHD and learning disabilities motivate and activate others! Participants in Youth Engagement STREAM Leadership (YeS-L) Program  practice and share their skills for 7

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Struggling Learner? Change your brain through Arrowsmith cognitive training

Curious about results that change the lives of children and adults overcoming learning disabilities? Join us for the Arrowsmith Program Open House on Tuesday June 20th 2017. See how struggling learners become confident contributors. Change the brain through targeted cognitive

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Arrowsmith Program Expanding: Teacher Training Offered

The Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba (LDAM) is seeking a Teacher for the expanding Arrowsmith Program in Winnipeg. Preference will be given to applicants with patience and passion, post-secondary degree and some experience with learning disabilities in school-age children, youth

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NEW START April 18 – Parenting Adolescents with AD/HD

NEW START DATE – Tuesday April 18th, 2017 @ 7pm for 7 weeks Join other parents to learn about what works for AD/HD Adolescents: problem solving, conflict resolution and special skills for school, siblings and peers. Experience strategies that transform

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New Start March 30 – Parenting strategies course for home and school

The NEW start date for the course “Parenting the Child with Attention Deficit Disorder (AD/HD)” is Thursday, March 30th at 7 pm. See Calendar or Events, or download the registration form here. Parenting Course – Child Mar 30 2017 final

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Open House March 16th – how Arrowsmith changes lives

Curious about results that change the lives of children and adults overcoming learning disabilities? Join us for the Arrowsmith Program Open House on Thursday, March 16th. Talk with other parents and the Arrowsmith teacher about how Arrowsmith transforms struggling learners

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Reading Heroes take A WALK IN THE PARK!

Join us for a special day in May! Our 6th Annual WALK IN THE PARK is happening on Saturday, May 28th at St. Vital Park from 1-4pm. This year we are expanding our theme to add:  Reading Heroes! Bring and

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Arrowsmith Founder coming to Winnipeg!

   We are pleased to announce that we are bringing the Director of Arrowsmith School and Arrowsmith Program, Barbara Arrowsmith Young, to Winnipeg on Wednesday, April 6th. Barbra will be speaking from 7:00 – 9:00pm at the Samuel N. Cohen

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The Path: Coming to Terms with LD and AD/HD

Executive Director’s Note: Below is an article I wrote for the Manitoba Child Care Association newsletter in 2002, when I had been with LDA Manitoba for two years.  It still reflects the phases in the parenting journey expressed to me

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Holiday Tips for Parents of ADHD Kids

The holiday season is potentially a wonderful time of the year for fun and special times.  School is out, routines are relaxed, there is more leisure time, more treats to eat and there is more time to spend with friends

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