Please note

In response to COVID-19, The Swindells Center is transitioning our educational events to virtual platforms. Register at the links below and we will send information on how to log in to the webinars. For more details, call 503-215-2429 or send us an email.

Disabilities and Fair Housing

Tuesday, June 24 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.
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Join Louise Dix and Diane Hess, education and outreach specialists for the Fair Housing Council of Oregon, as they offer an overview of fair housing laws: laws protecting people with disabilities in private and public housing and requesting accommodations from landlords.

Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.

Behind Closed Doors: The Impact of COVID-19 on Immigrant Families

Tuesday, June 30 | 6:30-7:30 p.m.
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Immigrant families are especially vulnerable due to lack of culturally and linguistically appropriate information and services during COVID. Join Omar Reda, MD as he shares information on the impact of collective trauma on the developing brain, points to consider when addressing trauma in immigrant populations, and tips for helping kids heal.

Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.

Building a Super Summer

Thursday, July 9 | 6-7 p.m.
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Please join Megan Volk, OTD, OTR/L and Emily Wickert, MOT, OTR/L as they share sensory and motor activities during the summer months to encourage play and development: 

  • Strategies to create a routine for your day
  • Ideas to help build routines around play
  • Additional resources for home activities

Register online to receive a link to join the webinar.

Los Conceptos Básicos de la Conducta

Una mirada más cercana a los comportamientos desafiantes

1 de julio 6-7:30 p.m.
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Únase a Alicia Like, M.Ed, BCBA, gerente de CARD, (Centro para trastornos relacionados al Autismo por sus siglas en inglés) quien explorará:
  • Cómo entender los conceptos básicos de la conducta (antecedente, conducta, consecuencia)
  • Cómo identificar el “por qué” de la conducta
  • Ejemplos de otras opciones en el hogar


For more information or to register by phone, call 503-215-2429 or 800-833-8899,ext. 52429