2020 NODCC DISORDERS OF THE CORPUS CALLOSUM CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

[NOTE: 2020 CONFERENCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO 2020] Conference agenda, sessions and speaker are subject to change due to postponement

‚óŹ Sessions to be Videotaped and Posted on the NODCC YouTube Channel - TBD

THURSDAY, JUNE 25
4:00 - 7:00 NODCC Conference Registration Open / Kids & Teens Camps Registration Open
4:00 - 7:00 Regional Meet & Greet in Hotel Atrium
FRIDAY, JUNE 26
8:00 Conference Registration Opens
8:00 Kids & Teens Camps Open
8:30 Silent Auction Opens
8:30 Exhibitor Tables Open
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Parents of Infants, Toddlers, Pre-School Children Attendee Moderators
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Parents of Elementary School Children Attendee Moderators
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Parents of Pre-Adolescence & Adolescence Children Attendee Moderators
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Parents of Children with Multiple Issues Attendee Moderators
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Parents of Adult Children Living with a DCC Attendee Moderators
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Teen & Adult Siblings: Welcome & Introductions Moderator: Emma Charles
9:00 - 10:30 Introductions Adults with a DCC: Welcome & Introductions Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Callosal Basics Warren S. Brown PhD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Early Development Milestones Glena Andrews PhD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Relationships, Confabulation & Sex Lynn K. Paul PhD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Understanding Social Security Local Office Representative
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Nutrition & Healthy Diet TBD
11:00 - 12:30 Discussion Teen & Adult Siblings: TBD Moderator: Emma Charles
11:00 - 12:30 Discussion Adults with a DCC: TBD Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch (Kids & Teens Camps Closed 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Neuropsychological Assessment Glena Andrews PhD
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Life & Adaptive Skills: Keys to Successful Transition TBD
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture 10 Things to Know Through the School Years Kim Oren MEd
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Special Needs Financial Planning TBD
2:00 - 5:30 Off-Site Teen & Adult Siblings: Off-Site Activity Attendee Chaperones
2:00 - 3:30 Discussion Adults with a DCC: Social Media Awareness Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
3:30-4:00 Break
4:00 - 5:30 Lecture Social Cognition & Personality in DCC Lynn K. Paul PhD
4:00 - 5:30 Lecture IEP Workshop Kim Oren MEd
4:00 - 5:30 Lecture Physical & Occupational Therapies for Children TBD
4:00 - 5:30 Lecture Relationship & Marriage Tips TBD
4:00 - 5:30 Lecture Understanding Medications for Challenging Symptoms TBD
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Adults with a DCC: TBD Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
6:00 - 6:20 Conference Attendees Group Photo
6:30 - 7:30 Banquet Dinner
7:00 - 8:00 Welcome & Introductions - Emcee Jennifer Little / President Lynn Snyder
8:00 - 9:00 Evening Presentation
SATURDAY, JUNE 27
8:00 Conference Registration & Store Opens
8:00 Kids & Teens Camps Open
8:30 Silent Auction Opens
8:30 Exhibitor Tables Open
9:00 - 10:30 Lecture Genetics & DCC Elliott Sherr MD, PhD
9:00 - 10:30 Lecture Speech & Language: The Non-Verbal Child TBD
9:00 - 10:30 Lecture Callosal Basics (Repeat of Friday Lecture) Warren Brown PhD
9:00 - 10:30 Lecture Transitioning High School to College TBD
9:00 - 10:30 Discussion Living in Holland: Grief, Guilt, Anger, Hope TBD
9:00 - 10:30 Discussion Teen & Adult Siblings: Understanding Siblings w/DCC Lynn K. Paul PhD
9:00 - 10:30 Discussion Adults with a DCC: TBD Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
10:30 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Hypoplasia & Partial Corpus Callosum Development Elliott Sherr MD, PhD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Speech & Language: Pragmatic, Body, Social Cues TBD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Toileting & Incontinency TBD
11:00 - 12:30 Lecture Equine-Assisted Therapy TBD
11:00 - 12:30 Discussion Teen & Adult Siblings: TBD Moderator: Emma Charles
11:00 - 12:30 Discussion Adults with a DCC: Questions/Answers About DCC Warren Brown PhD
Lynn K. Paul PhD
12:30 - 2:00 Lunch (Kids & Teens Camps Closed 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Epilepsy & Seizure Management TBD
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Behavioral Intervention Strategies / ABA TBD
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Personal Care Issues: Bathing, Oral Care, Dressing TBD
2:00 - 3:30 Lecture Explaining DCC to Child, Family, Friends, Professionals TBD
2:00 - 3:30 Q&A Ask Teen & Adult Siblings Moderator: Emma Charles
2:00 - 3:30 Discussion Parents of Adult Children Open Discussion TBD Attendee Moderators
2:00 - 3:30 Off-Site Adults with a DCC: Off-Site Activity Attendee Chaperones
3:30 - 4:00 Break
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Mothers: Caring for Yourself Attendee Moderators
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Mothers: TBD Attendee Moderators
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Fathers: Concerns Raising a Special Child Attendee Moderators
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Fathers: Young or Newly Diagnosed Child Attendee Moderators
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Parents of Adult Children Open Discussion TBD Attendee Moderators
4:00 - 5:30 Discussion Extended Family: Love & Support Attendee Moderators
6:00 Silent Auction Closes (All Bids Final at 6:00)
6:30 - 10:00 Family Pizza Party & Dance or Baseball Game
SUNDAY, JUNE 28
8:00 Conference Registration & Store Opens
8:30 Kids & Teens Camps Open
8:30 Exhibitor Tables Open
8:00-9:00 Meeting Becoming Involved in the NODCC Board of Directors
9:00 - 11:00 Q&A Ask the Professional: DCC Diagnosis & Prognosis Elliott Sherr MD, PhD
9:00 - 11:00 Q&A Ask the Professional: DCC Diagnosis & Behaviors Warren Brown PhD
Lynn K. Paul PhD
9:00 - 11:00 Q&A Ask Adults Living with a DCC Moderator: Ashley Vaillancourt MS
Moderator: Katie Mukai MS
9:00 - 11:00 Q&A Teen & Adult Siblings: TBD Moderator: Emma Charles
11:00 - 11:30 Break
11:30 - 12:30 Q&A Parents of Children Living with a DCC TBD
12:30 Kids & Teens Camps End
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch Acknowledgements - NODCC 2021
1:30 - 2:00 Closing Remarks Emcee: Jennifer Little