Mandi presented at our Struck by Inclusion! event in March. Her alignment with our organization’s values was apparent and we’re excited to have hercome and deliver two different workshops this fall! We hope you will be able to make it to see her speak at Connecting to Strengthen Advocacy in Education, our 5th education advocacy conference held October 18th and 19th at the Civic Hotel in Surrey, BC.
Tickets available here:
Mandi Sharkey, Neurodiversity Consultant at BC based E.P.I.C. Consulting Collaborative, is an advocate, certified trainer and educator committed to helping care teams and families in the community access the tools for more success with less stress. Her presentations cover Inclusion, Natural Play Therapy, Low Arousal Approach and Collaborative-Proactive-style communication.
Workshop: The Communication in Behaviour
You will learn:
-About the Low Arousal Approach
-Collaborative and Proactive approaches to learning more about behaviours
Understanding that behaviour is communication can be key to understanding difficulties or distressed behaviours that appear in your environment. Learning different things behaviour can communicate can be complicated, but learning to look for it, ask about it and collaborate proactively to solve it is key.
Mandi is on Twitter @SharkeySupport
Learn more about Mandi’s work at
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