DSI Webinars


Financial Wellness

Listen to Gordon F. Homes, Jr., CLU®, ChFC®, CLTC, CFP®, Senior Financial Planner, Special Care Planner, & Financial Services Executive for WestPoint Financial discuss important issues including: Government benefit eligibility, Guardianship & conservatorship/guardian ad litem, and Financial security and funding options.  Click here for handouts:  Mass Mutual Special Care Program Overview  or   Practice Brochure


Medical Outreach Webinar

Listen to DSI Program Coordinator, Stephanie Garner, and DSI Volunteer, Becca Kempson deliver the DSI Medical Outreach Presentation on How to Present a Down syndrome Diagnosis Using Best Practice Standards.  This webinar is perfect to share with your OB/GYN or Pediatrician!



Making an Awareness Presentation

Listen to DSI Program Coordinator, Stephanie Garner, discuss the importance of school awareness presentations.   Learn about the components of DSI Awareness Presentations and how to develop your own!   


Common Classroom Behaviors and Helpful Supports

Listen to Alysia Fuhrmann, Executive Clinical Director and Board Certified Behavior Analyst, discuss management of common behaviors.  This webinar is a must see for teachers, paraprofessionals, and school administrators!   Click here for handouts:  Common Classroom Behavior Slides


Assistive Technology Webinar

Listen to Easterseals Crossroads Manager Clinical Assistive TechnologyJosh Anderson ATP, discuss Assistive Technology!

Culture of Down syndrome

Listen to Carla Butorac, the District Consultant from Westfield Washington Schools and President of Behavior Communicates, discuss the Culture of Down syndrome.   Carla goes over 4 key areas to consider when working with a student with Down syndrome as well as strengths and challenges.  This webinar is a must see for teachers, paraprofessionals, and school administrators!   



Down syndrome & Aging

Listen to Dr. Elizabeth Head from the University of Kentucky's Sanders-Brown Center on Agingas she shares information about her research related to Down syndrome & Aging.