Registration is now open for the Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma’s annual “Reaching Across the Plains” conference. The conference will take place on March 29, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 5;00 p.m. at the Reed Center in Midwest City.
Cost to attend is $40 per individual and $70 per couple. Cost includes breakfast and lunch.
Dr. Patrick Schwarz will be giving the morning and lunch key-note addresses and will also be speaking at two breakout sessions for the 4-12 and 13-20 age ranges. Dr. Schwarz is a dynamic and engaging professor, author, motivational speaker and leader in inclusive education, special education and human services. He is a professor at National-Louis University, Chicago and owns Creative Culture Consulting LLC. He is the author of From Disability to Possibility, You’re Welcome (with Paula Kluth), Just Give Him the Whale (with Paula Kluth) and Pedro’s Whale (with Paula Kluth). His new book is From Possibility to Success.