Sat, Sep 21 | Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago North S

Parent Empowerment Summit Chicago

A one-day conference to encourage, educate, and empower parents of exceptional children.
Registration is Closed
Parent Empowerment Summit Chicago

Time & Location

Sep 21, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago North S, 1445 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015, USA

About The Event

The Parent Empowerment Summit was designed to encourage, educate, and empower parents raising exceptional children. The ultimate goal for the one-day conference is for our attendees to leave feeling a strong sense of connection and support. YOU are not alone and this life-changing day will provide you with the opportunity to refuel and recharge surrounded by others who understand the struggles of raising an exceptional child.

Keynote speakers for the Summit will be Patrick Mulick, Dr. Shawn Robinson, and Gina Schlicksup.  

4 breakout session tracks each featuring 4 sessions will provide attendees with the opportunity to personalize their day to best suit their needs.  Breakout tracks and sessions include:

Exceptionally Unordinary Education 

Twice Exceptionality

Sensory and Executive Function Deficits

Struggling Readers

The 3 D's (Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, and Dyslexia)


Strategies to Prevent Compassion Fatigue

Overcoming Overwhelm

Relationships:  The Impact

Holistic Self-Care Practices

Therapies to Thrive


An Intro To Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy:  Treatment Ideas to Help Children

One Size Does Not Fit All 

Roundtable Discussions

Using Cheat Sheets to Promote Independence

Autism:  What it Means to Us, What It Means to Them

The 3 P's of Advocacy

Through a Dad's Eyes

Cost is $125.  Registration includes a t-shirt, lunch, and the one-day conference.  After September 1st, t-shirt is not guaranteed.  A room block has been reserved at the Embassy Suites. 

This is a powerful day to explore learning opportunities that can help your family thrive.  Join us for a shoulder to cry on, a hug, and the overwhelming feeling of empowerment.  You are not alone on this journey!

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