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Past Trainings, Workshops and Webinars


Typing Training - An Effective and Unique Approach Based on Hand Function and Development of Movement Control

08/21/2023, VIRTUAL

Introduction to AI for Students and Educators

08/16/2023, VIRTUAL

Creative Prewriting Strategies

08/14/2023, VIRTUAL

Pioneering Sensory Processing and Emotional Regulation through Assistive Technology

Emotional Kids Summit, The Writing Glitch Podcast


JULY 2023

Online Assessment of Writing Methods (OAWM)

07/19/2023, VIRTUAL

JUNE 2023

Artificial Intelligence for Learning

06/09/2023, VIRTUAL

BodyBrainTech Meeting

06/02/2023, VIRTUAL

APRIL 2023

What Does the Data Show?

04/18/2023, VIRTUAL

MARCH 2023

Practical, Evidence-Based Sensory Regulation and Technology Strategies to Support Learning

03/03/2023, (IN-PERSON), Cooperative Association for Special Education


Creative Prewriting Strategies

02/28/2023, VIRTUAL

Developmental Approach to Teaching Writing

02/23/2023, VIRTUAL

Illinois Digital Educators Alliance Conference

3 Highly Effective Strategies and Tools for Teaching and Testing Writing Efficiency for All Students

02/13/2023 - 02/15/2023, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel


Environments for Success... Creating Sensory Rich Environments and Managing Environments based on Children's Sensory Needs

12/07/2022, VIRTUAL

Multimedia Writing Programs

12/07/2022, VIRTUAL


Implementing a Highly Effective Rhythmic Movement Program into your Child's Home Life

11/30/2022, VIRTUAL

Evaluating Writing with All Methods of Production

11/30/2022, VIRTUAL

Combining Regulation Strategies and Technology for Effective Learning

11/17/2022, 2022 Proficio Conference: Reimagine. Rebuild. Reconnect, Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn

A Hand Function and Sensory Approach to Teaching Typing

11/15/2022, VIRTUAL

Implementing a Highly Effective Rhythmic Movement Program into the School Day for Groups of Students

11/15/2022, VIRTUAL



Sensory Regulation and Academic Achievement

10/21/2022, 2022 Illinois Alliance of Administrators of Special Education Conference, Tinley Park Convention Center

Measuring the Effectiveness of Sensory Strategies for All Students 

10/18/2022, VIRTUAL

JUNE 2022

Tips and Tricks for Teaching Handwriting

06/30/2022, VIRTUAL

APRIL 2022

Maximizing Children's Writing with Multiple Methods of Expression

04/14-15/2022, VIRTUAL

MARCH 2022

Highly Effective and Efficient Writing Using a Total Body / Brain Approach Part 3&4

03/10/2022 , 03/23/2022, VIRTUAL, Infinite Potential through Technology Organization


New and Exciting Assistive Technology Trends in Special Education

02/19/2022 - 02/20/2022, VIRTUAL, 2-day International workshop, GiftAbled India

Highly Effective and Efficient Writing Using a Total Body / Brain Approach Part 1&2

02/16/2022 , 02/24/2022, VIRTUAL, Infinite Potential through Technology Organization


The Implementation of a Structured Movement Program on Children with Reading and Writing Difficulties in Mauritius

01/25-26/2022, 2-day International workshop for the Ministry of Education in Mauritius

The Power of Rhythmic Movement for Learning 

01/12/2022, International workshop, Johannesburg, South Africa


Early Childhood Rhythmic Movement for Brain Development

11/23/2021, VIRTUAL


The Powerful Combination of Technology and Movement for Learning

09/15/2021 & 09/22/2021, VIRTUAL

Effective Technology Tools & Strategies for Writing

09/13/2021 & 09/20/2021, VIRTUAL

Powerful Evidence-based Strategies for Achievement with Structured Movement

09/01/2021 & 09/09/2021, VIRTUAL



The Effects of Specific Strategies, including Technology and Movement for Children

02/17/2021, 02/22/2021, 02/23/2021, VIRTUAL, 8- week Informal Study

APRIL 2020

Writing Success for All Students Webinar Series


Movement, Music, Rhythm, and Learning Webinars


MARCH 2020

2020 WROTSS Western Regional OT Spring Symposium

03/06/2020 - 03/08/2020, Las Vegas, NV


Effective Technology Tools and Strategies for Reading and Writing Differences

01/28/2020 - 2/1/2020,  ATIA 2020 - Assistive Technology Industry Association conference, 2-day pre-conference session, Orlando, Florida


IETC Illinois Education & Technology Conference

11/13/2019-11/15/2019, Springfield, Illinois


CTG Closing The Gap Conference

10/02/2019-10/04/2019, Prior Lake, Minnesota

ILOTA Illinois Occupational Therapy Assoc. Conference

10/04/2019-10/05/2019, Springfield, Illinois

MiOTA Michigan Occupational Therapy Association Annual Fall Conference

10/10/2019-10/12/2019, Frankenmuth, Michigan

TSLD Technology for Specific Learning Disabilities Conference

10/16/19, Wakefield, Massachusetts

Occupational Therapy Association of California Annual Conference

10/17/2019-10/20/2019, Pasadena, California


AzOTA Arizona Occupational Therapy Association - Fall Conference

09/20/2019-09/21/2019, Phoenix, Arizona

APRIL 2019

Districts 102 and 103

04/25/2019, Buffalo Grove, Illinois

MARCH 2019

IAASE Illinois Alliance for Administrators in Special Education

03/08/2019, Kane county, Illinois

School District 430

03/26/2019, Sandwich, Illinois

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Bridgette Nicholson is a highly experienced Occupational Therapist and Assistive Technology Consultant with over 36 years of experience. She has worked extensively with school districts, organizations, and conferences, providing consultation, training, and presentations. Bridgette is known for her interactive, fast-paced workshops that are designed for educators, therapists, teachers, and parents. These 1 and 2-day workshops cover a wide range of topics, including evidence-based practice, research, progress monitoring, Universal Design for Learning, and powerful research-based strategies for classrooms and schools.

Please contact me for information about Full-day Workshops and Training
847 638 2895

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