Our individual subcommittees have begun to meet. 3 formal subcommittees are up and running:
1) Education and Outreach Chairperson: Jeanne White
Agenda Items: Planning of the First Annual California Floortime Coalition Fall Conference. Tentatively scheduled for Saturday Oct. 15th in the greater Los Angeles area. Also discussing the Coalition’s official name and a North Los Angeles County planning meeting to enhance parent awareness of developmental models.
2) Research Chairperson: Connie Lillas; Focus of meetings has been on identifying major developmental research occurring nationally and internationally; closely following DIR/Floortime randomized, controlled studies underway; working to develop community-based research projects and program evaluation; and to bridge research and advocacy efforts. Read below about research being proposed for the Imperial Valley in San Diego using the Play Project.
3) Fundraising Chairperson: Jonine Biesman; Items to be discussed include increasing monthly donations, membership, parent involvement, special events, website marketing, brainstorming, and researching effective fundraising techniques.
Please use the following call in number for Education and Research conference calls: (218) 844-0850 Access Code: 1075156#span>