Georgia

Come to a TACA Event!

TACA Georgia holds Autism Learning Seminars, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our seminars feature educational speakers on important topics for ASD families. Our Coffee Talks and family events provide more settings where families can informally network, share resources and speak with seasoned parents.

Coordinators: Contact Christi O’Neal, Janey Guined, and Jackie Moore
Child Care: Not offered at this time, sorry.
Equal Participation: Please contact TACA if you will require an accommodation to participate.
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April 18, 2014 Evolation Yoga Benefit for TACA Class

Do good on your mat and raise funds for Talk About Curing Autism. Sarah Kleiner, evolation yoga teacher and Mother to a child with autism, will lead this donation-based flow class for all levels.
http://faf.tacanow.org/2014/TACAGeorgia/EvolationYoga/

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Evolation Yoga
950 W. Peachtree St. N.W. Suite 210
Atlanta, GA 30309
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April 26, 2014 TACA Family Fun Night at Monkey Joe’s

Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Location: Monkey Joes
700 Holcomb Bridge Rd. Suite 200
Roswell, GA 30076
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We are hosting a private party for families with autism at Monkey Joes. This party will include full use of all Monkey Joe’s inflatables.

This event is free but registration is required. Please click here to RSVP.

May 9, 2014 TACA Lunch and Learn
How to Assess and Implement Corrective Exercises in Children with ASD Right Hemisphere Delays

This workshop is a hands on tutorial for using Dr. Robert J. Melillo’s bestselling book Disconnected Kids. Learn the basis of the model, how to assess a child for a brain delay and how to use hemispheric specific exercises to help balance the brain. Take this workshop and use these strategies immediately in your classroom or at home.

Cost: $5 per person
Register here: www.tacanow.org/store/TACA-Lunch-and-Learn/
Registration Includes: Seminar, Lunch and the Disconnected Kids Book by Dr. Robert Melillo

Time: 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: Panera Bread (Meeting Room)
1195 Woodstock Road
Roswell, GA 30075
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Learning Objectives:
1. Learn the principles of Hemisphericity regarding ASD’s.
2. Learn how to assess a child for a hemispheric delay
3. Learn how to use the appropriate exercises for the type of delay that was found.

Speaker: Peter J. Scire, DC

Dr. Peter J. Scire, known as the “Brain Doctor”, is the Executive Director of Brain Balance Achievement Centers in Atlanta. Dr. Scire received his DC degree from Life University in Atlanta and has completed graduate studies in clinical neurology, nutrition and vestibular rehabilitation at the Carrick Institute of Graduate Studies. He is a board eligible Chiropractic Neurologist. He is a frequent lecturer to health care providers, educators and support groups on Functional Disconnection Syndrome and Hemispheric Integration and their applications for children with neurobehavioral and developmental disorders including AD/HD, Asperger’s, Autism, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities and others. Dr. Scire currently oversees Brain Balance of Atlanta which is a unique, state of the art program that identifies and addresses Functional Disconnection Syndrome.

Coffee Talk – Cumming, Georgia

About: Join us for a Coffee Talk where the discussion will be focused on the needs of people in attendance! Come and get your questions answered about the GFCF diet, biomedical treatments, traditional therapy options, insurance coverage and more! This is an excellent opportunity to learn about treatment options but also connect with other autism parents.
Date: TBA
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Starbucks (Look for us in the meeting room)
435 Peachtree Parkway, Suite 400
Cumming, GA 30041
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Email lists are a great way to stay connected between meetings. You can subscribe, read emails and ask questions all related to autism. These lists connect you to other parents like you!

Here is how to connect:

Step 1 – Get a Yahoo! user ID and password

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Step 3 – Click on “Join This Group”

Step 4 – Set your account to “Individual Emails,” “Daily Digest” or “Web Only.” GFCFkids is not affiliated with TACA.

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