A Series of Webinars on Updates to the STAR Frame of Reference

November 27, 2023
December 12, 2023
3:00PM - 4:30PM

Embark on a Transformative Journey

Join us for an enlightening series of webinars that delve into the STAR Frame of Reference and its application in embracing neurodiversity in therapy, incorporating social-environmental aspects of the disability experience, and moving towards neuro affirming, strength based practice. Led by the esteemed Dr. Virginia Spielmann, these webinars aim to revolutionize your understanding and practice of sensory integration therapy.

  1. Discover the Future of Sensory Integration: The STAR Frame of Reference in 2023 and Beyond
    This session explores the evolution of the STAR Frame of Reference, integrating neurodiversity affirming principles, a biopsychosocial-environmental model of disability, and strengths-based values. Learn how STAR supports non-speaking autistic clients and their families, and explore a new educational framework for understanding sensory integration and processing factors.
  2. Embracing Diversity: The STAR Frame of Reference & Neurodiversity Affirming Therapy
    Delve into the principles and practices of Neurodiversity Affirming Therapy. Learn how to ensure every interaction, piece of documentation, and aspect of therapy is an act of advocacy. Discover how fostering autonomy and agency in the client can transform therapeutic outcomes.
  3. Revolutionizing Client-Centered Practice: The STAR Frame of Reference & Supporting Development of Attachment for All Neurotypes
    Explore how recent research about neurodivergent development and communication styles is reshaping the way we support parents, attune to our clients, and rethink our approach to play. This session focuses on unlearning old assumptions and moving deeper into truly client-centered practice.

Whether you're a seasoned professional or a newcomer to the field, this series offers a wealth of knowledge and practical strategies. Sign up today and be part of the conversation shaping the future of sensory integration therapy. Be part of the movement championing neurodiversity in therapy and beyond.

November 27 and December 4 & 11, 2023 | 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM MT
Presented by Virginia Spielmann, PhD, OTR/L (she/her)

Upcoming 90-Minute Webinars
Registration: $75 Bundle or $30/per course

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