2021 NODCC DISORDERS OF THE CORPUS CALLOSUM CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

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 24
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 25
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 26
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 27
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