Experts Reach Out to Local ADHD Families

MEDFORD, Ore. — Providence Medford Medical Center’s Swindell Resource Center is reaching out to community members who work with children with ADHD. Local parents and educators see symptoms of the disorder everyday, and experts say they need special techniques for coping with it. The best way to work with someone with the disorder is understanding, and … Continue reading »

Autism Behavior Seminar Held for Parents

MEDFORD, Ore. — Advocates for children with autism say it affects each child differently, and Monday night, parents and members of the community learned ways to identify triggers that may cause those children to experience an episode or outburst. The seminar was held at the Medford Library and hosted by Providence Hospital’s Swindells Resource Center. … Continue reading »

Families Get Disability Training

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local families gathered at the Swindells Resource Center to receive free training. The event was designed for families with special needs children. The training, put on by Family and Community Together, Oregon’s Parent Training and Information Center (FACT Oregon) was called, “Understanding the IEP: Development, Process and Your Critically Important Role on … Continue reading »