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November 17-18, 2017 – There is Always a Reason for the Behavior: Is it Sensory or is it Behavior?

PUYALLUP, WA  Clinicians consulting with teachers and families are increasingly challenged by students with complex behavioral issues. As a result, therapists desire discriminating skills and tools to identify the basis of these complexities. Is the behavior a result of neuropsychological limitations in sensory processing or a manifestation of social and emotional experiences? Traditionally, models of […]

October 21, 2017 – Sensational Parenting

KANATA, ON Sensational Parenting is a 3-hour workshop designed for parents and caregivers of children and adults with self-regulation and sensory processing challenges. The focus will be on understanding that what you are doing is “good enough” and how to incorporate relationship and sensory-based practice at home and in the community. Venue: Kanata Recreation Centre […]

October 19 & 20, 2017 – Self-Regulation: Pathways to Learning

KANATA, ON Course Description & Objectives This two-day workshop is an introduction to the elements of self-regulation and its profound influence upon learning. Many children have trouble with regulation and balancing their sensory systems which can disrupt the learning environment and social interaction. Strategies will be introduced to assist teachers, support staff, therapists and caregivers […]

October 12 – 14, 2017 – 29th Annual ATTACh Conference – Denver, CO

DENVER, CO 29th Annual ATTACh Conference Denver, Colorado | October 12th—14th, 2017 Join ATTACh as they again bring together parents and professionals from across North America and beyond to learn from one another and receive cutting-edge training from leaders in the field of trauma and attachment. Kim will be speaking at this event and speaking on Trauma Informed Care […]

October 3, 2017 – Helping Stop the Cycle of Trauma

WINNIPEG, MB Break free of your trauma through amazing healing conversation. Witness and participate in an intimate conversation about compassionate healing with Kim Barthel and Theo Fleury. Through this unique approach via down-to-Earth conversation, the therapeutic process unfolds-blending Theo’s personal life experience of recovery and Kim’s theory and understanding of trauma and the healing process. […]

September 13-14, 2017 – Expanding Your Toolbox: Integrating Therapeutic Approaches in Pediatrics

CAMROSE, AB Discover How to Expand Your Toolbox There are many different frames of reference that blend together to form a holistic approach to pediatric intervention. Combining and integrating theories assists in deepening the detective work necessary for problem-solving and development of an optimal individualized treatment plan. The goal of this workshop is to provide […]

September 4 – 8, 2017 – Introduction to Pediatric Neuro-Developmental Treatment: CCS San Mateo

SAN MATEO, CA  COURSE DESCRIPTION: This five-day workshop is designed to acquaint Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech and Language Pathologists working with children with motor dysfunction with an introduction to the Neuro-Developmental Treatment Approach. The information presented will address current NDT principles including beginning assessment/evaluation and problem-solving handling techniques. Participants will be assisted to improve […]

August 28 – September 1, 2017 – Putting The Top and the Bottom Together: ADVANCED Upper Extremity Course: Skill Building and Mentoring for OT’s and PT’s in Neuro-Developmental Treatment

SAN MATEO, CA Therapists who work with children experiencing neurological challenges will benefit from this intense 5-day learning experience which is designed to enhance their professional practice by combining lectures, labs, video presentations, hands-on demonstrations and practicums with children. The focus of the content will be on the development of upper extremity use, grasp and […]

June 15 & 16, 2017 – Connection and Communication

Hong Kong, China Two Day Course   Through a deep understanding how the acquisition of language is deeply impacted by our core relationships, SLP’s, OT’s, teachers and parents will acquire skills that support the development of cognition, social engagement and learning.   Click here for registration information  

June 14, 2017 – Behavioural Detective: There is Always a Reason for the Behaviour

Hong Kong, China One Day Course Understand the integrated neurobiology of sensory processing and emotional/relational problems that result in challenging behaviour. You are invited to forevermore become behavioural detectives using clinical reasoning to look deeper that the surface actions we observe. You will learn: The neurobiology of challenging behaviour To differentiate between the sensory, emotional […]