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Belonging

Newsletter for November 28 – December 3, 2016

ENHANCING AND PRACTICING EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING SKILLS Executive function and self regulation skills provide critical supports for learning and development. They allow us to retain and work with information in our brains, focus our attention, filter distractions, and switch mental gears. Weekly Newsletter

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Weekly Newsletter November 21 – 26

Last week we discussed problem solving and all the steps involved in solving those problems.  This week I wanted to talk about strategies to work on those steps. November-21-26 Newsletter

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Weekly Newsletter: October 24-October 29, 2016

NEW TO BRIDGES!!! Bridges Consulting is pleased to share that we have hired Wendy Smyth as our new Family Liaison. Wendy’s role will involve coordinating family information nights, and connecting with families to make sure that the supports and services are working well. Wendy brings a wealth of knowledge, both professionally and personally to this […]

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Not An Act Of Service….By Lori Litke

I do not blog as often as I probably should, but I usually find it hard to think of something to say unless I am feeling inspired. Well today I fell inspired.  I was talking to a friend and I had a bit of a light bulb moment for myself.  This is it…. being friends with, employing, […]

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Weekly Newsletter for the Bridges Social Skills Group June 15 to June 21, 2015

Hello to our families, OK – we are back on track – we are up to date with all of our newsletters posted to our website, so you can refer back to key teaching concepts at your leisure.  We apologize for the lapse in posting; we were in the thick of moving our corporate office […]

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I Believe… by Lori Litke

I recently read an essay about the change that occurred in someone’s life because they had a person that believed in them.  The young man I was reading about has Asperger’s, and his whole world was transformed because a friend believed he could be a writer.  Because of that belief, he worked harder.  He found […]

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Newsletter for Social Skills Group – Week of April 27 – May 3, 2015

Please enjoy this week’s newsletter 🙂 The team at Bridges Consulting April 28 to May 3, 2015 newsletter PDF  

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Newsletter for Social Skills Group – Week of April 20 – 26, 2015

Hello to our families, Please enjoy this week’s newsletter update on what the kids are doing in the program.  Click on the link below to view. Enjoy! The Team at Bridges Consulting Bridges Newsletter April 20 to April 26, 2015 PDF version

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Join us Monday October 6, 2014 from 700 – 900 pm for ‘Bridges Coffee Talk’

Bridges Consulting is excited to launch its new series…Coffee Talk! We envision a time and place where adults can can gather to discuss topics, questions or thoughts about programming, behaviour challenges or whatever is on your mind. The first date will be Monday, October 6, 2014 from 700 – 900 pm.  This meeting will be at […]

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Mom or Therapist?

Having children with disabilities can sometimes mean that you find yourself torn between being the mom you want to be and the “therapist, speech path, psychologist” that you feel you need to be.  I find myself struggling to find the balance between seeing my child for who they are and being content with that and […]

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