About the presentation:
This presentation will describe how to look at movement and emotional behavior. It will provide practical skills that attendees can use with their children and students. From motor activities to calming down strategies- this presentation is meant for all levels.
1. Attendees will describe three motor movements needed to complete a common activity of daily living.
2. Attendees will discuss the role of psychomotor movements in emotional regulations
3. Attendees will demonstrate three common autoclitics used in emotional regulation.
About the presenter:
Jonathan Amey M.Ed. is the founding director of Agile Instruction and Management Solutions (A.I.M.S) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Combining his sports medicine background with Precision Teaching, Jonathan focuses on building gross motor repertoires in students across a broad spectrum of abilities. While serving as a special education teacher, Jonathan designed and implemented a school-wide gross motor skills wellness group. Over the last 17 years, Jonathan has utilized precision measurement to continually develop and expand a growing curriculum of gross and fine motor movements. He has presented his work at numerous conferences. Jonathan is the manager of the Multidisciplinary Skills Development special interest group within the Standard Celeration Society.