ECF 502 – Children’s Spirituality and Ministry Formation by Dr Ng Peh Cheng
An Invitation to Leaders and Teachers of Children’s Ministry in the Church
Ms Yeo Hwee Lin will be giving a special talk on “INTRODUCTION TO CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS,” 1st November from 7.30 to 9.45pm. It will be held at St John’s St Margaret’s Anglican Church (B4-04Seminar room), 30 Dover Ave.
“This session will give an overview of common types of special needs among children. Specifically, there will be an introduction to Intellectual disability and Downs’ Syndrome, Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Broad strategies for church classroom teaching will be discussed. “
Hwee Lin received her Masters In Education (Special Education) from Vanderbilt University, USA. She specializes in Learning Disabilities. Upon graduation, she joined the Ministry of Education, Special Education Unit for 3 years, before she joined the team at the Rainbow Centre Training & Consultancy. Her experience includes early intervention with children of different special needs (Down Syndrome, Developmental Delay, Autism & Aspergers Syndrome), and work with youths and young adults with multiple disabilities.
Hwee Lin is currently a stay-home mum with her nearly four-year-old daughter. On the side, she has the joy of tutoring two teenagers with disabilities in Secondary Mathematics and English. She is a member of Kampong Kapor Methodist Church.
Please send an email to Dr Ng: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact her at 62276815 x 202 if you are interested to attend the talk, no later than 28th October.