TLC's Family Hearing Center Up and Running at Asbury!
We will be opening a second location for The Family Hearing Center (FHC) at Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg, Md. We are incredibly excited about this opportunity and looking forward to helping more people with their hearing healthcare. We will have a "soft opening" in August and share a Grand Opening Celebration mid-September with tours of our new Asbury facility, workshops and consultations. Stay tuned for details.
What's Next: Life After High School
from TLC's Outcomes Service
This workforce development program for high school juniors and seniors focuses on preparation for work or post-secondary education. Sessions start Sept 19th at The Katherine Thomas School. Focus on career assessments, job preparation, social skills training, self-advocacy, basic literacy and computer skills, employer expectations, job searching, workplace readiness, transition services and counseling on opportunities for transition or post-secondary education. Link to more information and a flyer to share!
Occupational and Speech-Language FREE Screening
TLC's Occupational and Speech-Language Services are offering free screens Oct. 17 - Nov. 18, 2016, by appointment only. Take a look at these resources to determine if you child may need an evaluation for Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language Therapy.
If you have concerns, let us know. Screens are the first step to determining if there may be a need to continue on with an evaluation.
Call Lisa Torvik at 301.424.5200, ext. 6923.
Link to a flyer to share!
A TedTalk Recommended By Our Counseling Service
Filmed (and excerpted) March 2014 at TED2014
The parenting section of the bookstore is overwhelming. It's "a giant, candy-colored monument to our collective panic," as writer Jennifer Senior puts it. Why is parenthood filled with so much anxiety? Because the goal of modern, middle-class parents to raise happy children is so elusive. In this honest talk, she offers some kinder and more achievable aims.
Link to learn more
about TLC's testing, tutoring and counseling services.