ESE Parent Advisory Meetings

“Solutions to Help Children Cope with Stress” on Apr. 6

On April 6th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Dr. Thomas Romero and Dr. Alexis Romero for a virtual discussion titled “Solutions to Help Children Cope with Stress.”

Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams

or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 902 598 613#

The goal of the meeting is to To provide parents of ESE, gifted, and 504 students with information to increase their understanding of anxiety and manage related symptoms.

“Anxiety – Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms, & Strategies” on Mar. 2

On March 2nd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Sarah Dew-Reeves, Ph.D., for a virtual discussion titled “Anxiety – Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms, & Strategies.”

Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams

or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 365 715 712#

The goal of the meeting is to To provide parents of ESE, gifted, and 504 students with information to increase their understanding of anxiety and manage related symptoms.

ESE PAC 3-2-21 Anxiety Flyer

“Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies” on Feb. 2

On February 2nd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Lisa D. Bailey, Ph.D., for a virtual discussion titled “Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies.”

Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams

or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 442 747 864#

The goal of the meeting is to provide parents of ESE, Gifted, and 504 students with information to increase their understanding of ADHD and manage related symptoms.

"Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Diagnostic Criteria, Symptoms & Strategies" on Feb. 2

“How to Best Protect Your Child When He or She Turns 18” on Jan. 5

On January 5th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Stephen Furnari, Florida Attorney and Founder of GuardianProject.us, for a virtual discussion titled “How to Best Protect Your Child When He or She Turns 18.”

Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams

or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 931 910 524#

What you will learn:

  • Why you need to consider guardianship if your child has a developmental disability
  • 8 alternatives to guardianship parents use in Florida
  • The benefits and risks of guardianship and its alternatives

How to Best Protect Your Child When He or She Turns 18

“Stress Management for Parents and Caregivers of Students with Disabilities” on Nov. 10

On November 10th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Sandra Rebeor, Psy.D. M.S.H.S. for a virtual discussion titled “Stress Management for Parents and Caregivers of Students with Disabilities.”

The goal of the discussion is to understand the difference between distress and eustress, common stressors associated with being a caregiver, and the impacts on health and well-being. In addition, effective stress management to help caregivers and their student with disabilities will be shared.

Join the meeting online via Microsoft Teams

or join via phone by dialing 1-904-420-0831 and then entering the conference ID: 95 587 77#

“Accessing Our Community’s Social Services & Supports for Children and Families in 2020/2021” on Oct. 6

On October 6th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome the St. Johns County Behavioral Health Consortium (SJCBHC) for a virtual discussion titled “Accessing Our Community’s Social Services & Supports for Children and Families in 2020/2021.”

Parents and guardians are invited to hear from our local community providers and learn about the latest programs and resources being made available for our families in 2020-21.

Join the meeting online via WebEx

or join via phone by dialing 1-844-992-4726 and then entering the access code: 120 255 4726

"Accessing Our Community's Social Services & Supports for Children and Families in 2020/2021" on Oct. 6

“Addressing Students’ Educational Needs During a Pandemic” on Sept. 8

On September 8th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Lead Clinician for the UF Jacksonville Florida Diagnostic Learning & Resources System – Multidisciplinary Center (FDLRS-MDC) Marlena Jenkins for a virtual discussion titled “Addressing Students’ Educational Needs During a Pandemic.”

Join this online meeting on a computer via Webex or by dialing 1-844-992-4726 and then entering the access code 120 924 7825.

ESE PAC Flyer

FDLRS and CARD Online Sessions for Parents on April 28 & 30

The Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System – Multidisciplinary Center (FDLRS-MDC) and Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) are proud to present two parent sessions for families living in St. Johns County:

  • “The Anxious Child (for students with disabilities)” at 11:00am on April 28
  • “Engaging Students and Maintaining Safety: A Toolkit for Parents and Caregivers of Students with Disabilities” at 11:00am on April 30.

View the flyer for more details and the links to register for each session.

“Behavioral & Educational Strategies for Students with ADHD – Part 2” on March 3rd

On March 3rd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Lead Clinician for the UF Jacksonville Florida Diagnostic Learning & Resources System – Multidisciplinary Center (FDLRS-MDC) Marlena Jenkins for a discussion titled “Behavioral & Educational Strategies for Students with ADHS – Part 2.”

The discussion will be held at the Fullerwood Training Center located at 10 Hildreth Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084.

The goal of the presentation is to provide parents of 504, Gifted, and ESE students with an overview of:

  • the characteristics of ADHD
  • evaluating ADHD and other attention-related conditions
  • conditions that may co-occur with ADHD

Behavioral & Educational Strategies for Students with ADHS - Part 2

“The ACB’s of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – Part 1” on February 4th

"The ACB's of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Part 1" on February 4thOn February 4th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory will welcome Lead Clinician for the UF Jacksonville Florida Diagnostic Learning & Resources System – Multidisciplinary Center (FDLRS-MDC) Marlena Jenkins for a discussion titled “The ACB’s of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – Part 1.”

The discussion will be held at the Fullerwood Training Center located at 10 Hildreth Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084.

The goal of the presentation is to provide parents of 504, Gifted, and ESE students with an overview of:

  • the characteristics of ADHD
  • evaluating ADHD and other attention-related conditions
  • conditions that may co-occur with ADHD