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11th Annual Southeast Regional ADHD Conference

January 25-26, 2019 ǀ Bryant Conference Center ǀ Tuscaloosa, Alabama

 **ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE**

Conference Agenda

Friday, January 25

7:00 am – 8:00 am        Registration ǀ Check-In ǀ Exhibits ǀ Breakfast                      

8:00 am – 8:15 am        Welcome

8:15 am – 9:30 am        Keynote:  Adults with ADHD – One Man’s Journey                    
                                       Rick Green, Founder, Totally ADD & Big Brain Productions

 9:30 am - 10:00 am      Break ǀ Exhibits ǀ Posters                                                              

10:00 am – 11:30 pm    Concurrent Sessions

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Educators & Doctors Working Together - Dr. Mark Thomas, Chris Dendy, and Kay Davis
Suicide Risk & Prevention - Dr. Dale Wisely
Defining Career Pathways for YounG Adults with ADHD - Dr. Fran Hershey
TeachinG New Drivers with ADHD to Drive Safely - Mr. Craig Rogers
ACE-Social Emotional Learning, Violence; Positive Behavioral Intervention Supports (PBIS) - Matthew Smith, Sara McDaniel
LD and ADHD Evaluations: Demystifying Terminology, Tests, and Scores; Applying them to Accommodation Decisions (Part 1) - Will Lindstrom, PhD, and Gerri Wolfe, PhD

11:30 pm – 1:00 pm      Lunch
                                       Award Presentations:
                                       o   Carl Nowell “Success in ADHD” Award, and
                                       o   Chris A.Z. Dendy Service Award                                 
                                       Rick Green, Founder, Totally ADD & Big Brain Productions

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm        Concurrent Sessions

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ADHD: The Importance of Treating Coexisting Anxiety - J. Soileau, PhD and Terry Soileau, RN
Behavior Analyst Certification Program - Paige McKerchar and Ashlie Walker
The importance of a Gap Year Program after High School - John Wilson, SOAR
Failure is NOT an Option: Strategies to Ensure School Success with ADHD - Billie Abney
LD and ADHD Evaluations: Demystifying Terminology, Tests, and Scores; Applying them to Accommodation Decisions (Part 2) - Will Lindstrom, PhD, and Gerri Wolfe, PhD

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm        Break ǀ Exhibits ǀ Posters                                                                           

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm        Concurrent Sessions

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ADHD & Sleep - Nelson Handal, MD
Under-Diagnosed populations: Girls, Women, Minorities, and Intellectually Gifted - Carly, Dr. Kathleen Duryea, Linda Mays, Rachel Cole, Jeremy Didier, and Dr. Kay Stuppy
How to Make your ADHD Work for You in College - Sabrina Wren, M.Ed, CRC and Tiffany H. Luse, M.Ed.
ADHD & Written Expression Challenges - Greg Spoon

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm        Break ǀ Exhibits ǀ Posters 

4:15 pm – 5:30 pm        Concurrent Sessions

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Tools for Professionals to Address Problem Behaviors - Dr. James Wiley and Ruth Hughes, PhD.
Anger and Aggression in Clients with ADHD - Dr. Joseph Ackerson
Assistive Technology for ADHD - Melissa Green, 
Understanding ADHD, Executive Function Deficits, and Learning Disabilities Plus their Impact on Learning & Behavior - Chris Dendy

 Saturday, January 26

7:30 am – 8:15 am        Registration ǀ Check-In ǀ Exhibits ǀ Breakfast                 

8:15 am – 8:30 am        Welcome & Introduction of Keynote    

8:30 am – 10:00 am      Keynote: Guilt, Shame, and Perceived Rejection                                                                                       
                                       Bill Dodson, M.D., Board Certified in Psychiatry, Specializing in Adult ADHD

10:00 am – 10:30 am    Break

10:30 am – 12:00 pm    Concurrent Sessions

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Bipolar Disorder vs ADHD: How can you tell the difference? - Dr. William Dodson
ADHD friendly jobs and VR Services for people with ADHD - Fred George
Innovative ADHD Programs for Students and Families  - Jane Indergaard, Jeremy Didier, Kathleen Duryea, Rachel Cole, and Dr. Kay Stuppy

12:00 pm                      Adjourn               

                                            

Questions?

For more information, please contact Sea Talantis at stalantis@ccs.ua.edu or 205-348-3014 or Mandy Guin at mguin@ccs.ua.edu or 205-348-6222.