Community Parent Seminars & Parent and Caregiver Workshops

Each year, Marburn offers a series of seminars and workshops focusing on a variety of topics related to learning and learning differences such as ADHD, dyslexia, and executive functioning.

Community Parent Seminars

These free virtual presentations serve as an introduction to topics most pertinent to the parents and caregivers of students with ADHD, dyslexia, and executive function difficulties. Join specialists from Marburn Academy as they guide viewers toward a greater understanding of students with learning differences. Registration is required.

Parent and Caregiver Workshops

These in-person and discussion-based sessions provide parents and caregivers an opportunity to dive deep into the best practices for supporting students with learning differences. Workshops are extended learning opportunities that equip participants with the necessary tools and resources to assist students in reaching their full potential at home, in school, and as a part of their community.

There is a registration fee of $150.00 for Parent and Caregiver Workshops. Registration includes:

  • Live Q&A with the presenters

  • Access to Marburn's eLearning platform, Marburn On-Demand, for workshop resources, recordings of all Free Community Parent Seminars, and Marburn's Orton-Gillingham Subscriber Course

  • Certificate of attendance

Space is limited and registration will be closed once a workshop has reached full capacity.

Cancellation Policy

  • Workshop registration can be canceled up to 7 days in advance for a 100% refund.

  • Registrations canceled within 7 days will be eligible for a 50% refund.

  • Registrations canceled within 48 hours of the workshop are not eligible for a refund.

Upcoming Community Parent Seminars

SAVE THE DATE: Executive Functioning in Middle and High School
Facilitated by
Kristen Huenemann
Head of Middle Division, Marburn Academy (Click here for bio.)

Ruth Rubin
College Guidance Counselor (Click here for bio.)

Tuesday, January 16th, 2024, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Marburn Academy, 9555 Johnstown Rd, New Albany, OH 43054


Executive Function Agenda

Upcoming Parent and Caregiver Workshops

Demystifying the ETR/IEP Process 
Facilitated by
Maggie Bender
JPSN Scholarship and SLP Coordinator, Marburn Academy (Click here for bio.)

Shetal Parikh
Director of Admission, Marburn Academy (Click here for bio.)

Tuesday, November 14, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marburn Academy, 9555 Johnstown Rd, New Albany, OH 43054

Parents and caregivers will often ask "What’s next" when a child needs support at school. Join Marburn Academy's Maggie Bender and Shetal Parikh for an in-depth look at navigating the support process. This workshop will equip caregivers with tools to manage the what, when, who, and how of getting academic support, including:

  • interventions,

  • progress monitoring,

  • Evaluation Team Reports (ETRs), and

  • Individualized Education Plans (IEPs).

Parents will have a chance to learn, ask questions, and leave with a plan for the next steps.  


Confusion IEP

SAVE THE DATE: Understanding and Addressing Anxiety in Children

February 1st, 2024, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Facilitated by
Rochelle Dunn, PhD, LPCC-S
(Click here for bio.)

Erin Fiorito, LPCC-S
(Click here for bio.)


This program is supported by:
Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation
Adam Stuart Linhart Memorial Fund

Worthington Industries