Sensory Processing Lecture Series from BMC Center for Rehabilitation

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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Center for Rehabilitation at BMC is offering a six-part lecture series on sensory processing, which can help parents to better understand and help their children and students.

The lecture series will be held on Wednesdays April 24, May 15, June 12, July 10, Aug. 21 and Sept. 18 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Center for Rehabilitation. Check-in is on the fifth floor of the BMC Medical Arts Complex, 777 North St., Pittsfield.

Registration is required as space is limited. To register, call 413-447-2238.

The lecture series will cover sensory processing and sensory integration; sensory diets and how to create an effective one; surviving changes in routines, transitions and behaviors; how to help children develop social skills; movement disorders and getting organized; and non-verbal learning disabilities, stress, anxiety and depression.

The lecture series is for adults only and will be presented by Allison Gallagher, MS, OTR/L, and Judith Leland, OTR/L. The program is free. For more information, call 413-447-2238.

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