A Documentary by Dan Habib
Director of Including Samuel

Conference for Families and Educators of Children with Diverse Needs

April 18, 2015

  • 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • RG Drage Career Technical Center, 2800 Richville Drive SE, Massillon, OH 44646
  • 9:00-10:15 AM: "Creating a Culture of Inclusive Education" Keynote with Dan Habib; 10:45-11:45 AM: "Picturing Mental Health" Breakout Session with Dan Habib or screening of Including Samuel; 12:00-1:00 PM: "Including Families and Students as Partners in the IEP Process" with Dan Habib
  • Hosted by State Support Team 9
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • To register online for this event, click HERE
  • There is no fee to attend this event
  • For more information, contact Laurie Langenfeld at laurie.langenfeld@email.sparcc.org

Lakes Region Community Services

April 9, 2015

  • 4:30 PM-6:30 PM
  • Beane Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, NH
  • Keynote by Dan Habib on "Creating a Culture of Inclusion"
  • To read an article on this event, click HERE
  • Seats are limited. Guests are asked to RSVP by April 3 to Judy Maguire at (603) 581-1504 or email judith.maguire@lrcs.org

Antioch University

April 2, 2015

  • 4:30-6:30 PM
  • Antioch University New England, Community Room, 40 Avon Street, Keene, NH 03431
  • "The Spirit of Inclusion: Stories of Success in Education Shared by Filmmaker Dan Habib" - Dan Habib will give a variation of his TEDx talk "Disabling Segregation," provide some updates on Samuel, show theWho Cares About Kelsey? mini-film Thasya, and participate in a panel discussion
  • Free and open to the public
  • To register, click HERE
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Krishni Pahi at (603) 283-2314 or email kpahl@antioch.edu

College of Charleston

March 30, 2015

  • "Let's Talk IEP!" workshop with Dan Habib: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM; 86 Wentworth, College of Charleston, Alumni Center Education Building; Register by emailing deneauma@cofc.edu
  • Screening of Including Samuel with discussion/Q&A presented by Dan Habib: 7:00 PM; Sottile Theater, 44 George Street; Free and open to the public; Email mayc@cofc.edu for VIP Tickets
  • Part of the College of Charleston speaker series. For information, click HERE
  • To view a flyer on the IEP workshop, click HERE
  • To view a flyer on the Including Samuel screening, click HERE
  • To view a press release for these events, click HERE

Picture this...film festival

March 16, 2015

  • There will be a screening of Restraint & Seclusion: Hear Our Stories from 7:00-10:00 PM. The evening's program consists of: the documentary Vectors of Autism about Laura Nagle; Restraint & Seclusion: Hear Our Stories; a discussion panel on Restraint & Seclusion; and the documentary The Silent Chaos
  • Individuals featured in the film will be in attendance to accept the Dodie Spittal award
  • Calgary SCOPE Society, 219-18 Street S.E., Calgary, Canada
  • For ticket and festival information, click HERE

North Dakota Council for Exceptional Children Conference

February 13, 2015

  • Dan Habib will present a keynote on "Inclusion and Film," as well as two breakout sessions. 8:00 AM: Breakout on "Restraint and Seclusion"; 10:30 AM: DVD signing; 11:30 AM: Keynote; 1:30 PM: Breakout on "Parents & the IEP Process"
  • Grand International Inn, 1505 N. Broadway, Minot, ND 58703
  • For more information, contact Pam Brezenski at (701) 578-5704 or email brezenskipamela@gmail.com

From PossAbilities to Practical Applications Conference

February 7, 2015

  • 9:00 AM: Keynote featuring Dan Habib's TEDxAmoskeagMillyard talk; 10:15 AM: Inclusion Panel; 1:15 PM: Breakout session "Visions of Inclusion: Evidence Based Practices in Real Schools"
  • Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa at Short Pump, 12042 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23233
  • To view a brochure for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Kim Owens at (804) 525-7740

Central Connecticut State University

January 29, 2015

  • 6:30 PM
  • Torp Theater, Central Connecticut State University, 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06053
  • Free and open to the public
  • For more information, contact Linda Todd at lindatodd@my.ccsu.edu

Austin Public Library (Minnesota)

December 2, 2014

  • 6:00-8:00 PM
  • 323 4th Avenue NE, Austin, MN 55912
  • Free and open to the public
  • Hosted by the Austin Public Schools Special Education Advisory Council, The Arc of Mower County, and Community Against Bullying as part of Inclusive Schools Week
  • For more information, contact Sheri Willrodt at (507) 460-1917 or email sheri.willrodt@austin.k12.mn.us

Oak Ridge School

November 17, 2014

  • 7:00 PM
  • Oak Ridge School Multi-Purpose Room, 260 Quaker Meeting House Road, East Sandwich, MA 02537
  • Following the screening, there will be a discussion led by Joe Dowick, MSW, LICSW
  • Hosted by the Sandwich Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC)
  • For more information, contact Linda at sandwichsepac@gmail.com

New Hampshire School Nurses' Association Fall Meeting

November 7, 2014

  • Social hour 5-6:00 PM; Fall meeting 6-6:30 PM; Dinner 6:30-7:30 PM; Dan Habib presentation 7:30-9:00 PM
  • The Derryfield Restaurant, 625 Mammoth Road, Manchester, NH
  • To register and view the flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Pam Murphy at (603) 924-3828 x 1641 or email pmurphy@conval.edu 

University of Wisconsin - Green Bay

November 4, 2014

  • 7:00 PM
  • Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, UW - Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, WI 54311
  • Following the screening, local sophomore and Miss Wisconsin Junior Teen will share her story about battling teen depression
  • Co-sponsored by NAMI-Brown County and UWGB Psychology and Human Development Club
  • Support for this screening comes from The Fledgling Fund and the Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation
  • For more information, contact NAMI Brown County at (920) 430-7460

Superfest International Disability Film Festival

November 2, 2014

  • Afternoon Session 2:00-5:30 PM: Screening of "Restraint and Seclusion: Hear Our Stories," winner of the Advocacy Award at the festival. The film will attended by several of the individuals featured in the film
  • Contemporary Jewish Museum, 736 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Tickets for the afternoon session are $12 and all-day passes are $18. Tickets can be purchased HERE
  • For more information on the festival and the films featured, click HERE

Northampton Area High School

October 28, 2014

Wright State University

October 24, 2014

  • 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Room 156, Student Union, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435
  • Following the film, there will be a discussion with Julie Williams, Psy.D., an associate professor in the School of Professional Psychology
  • Support for this free, community screening comes from The Fledgling Fund and the Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation
  • For more information, contact Thomas Webb at (757) 742-3845 or email thomas.webb@wright.edu

NH Partners in Education Conference

October 24, 2014

  • 9:45 AM
  • Radisson Hotel Manchester Downtown, Center of NH, 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH 03101
  • Dan Habib will be presenting, integrating clips from Including Samuel and Who Cares About Kelsey?
  • For more information, contact Tom Croteau at (603) 568-0932 or email tomcroteau@comcast.net

Hopkinton Town Library

October 23, 2014

  • 7:00 PM
  • Hopkinton Town Library, 61 Houston Drive, Contoocook, NH 03229
  • Dr. JoAnne Malloy, founder of the RENEW youth-directed planning process, will be joining Dan Habib for the post-screening discussion/Q&A
  • To view a flyer for this event, click HERE
  • For more information, contact Donna Dunlop at ddunlop@hopkintontownlibrary.org

Colebrook Elementary School

October 23, 2014

SUNY Oswego

October 22, 2014

Ralph C. Mahar Regional School

October 21, 2014

  • 6:30 PM
  • Ralph C. Mahar Regional School Auditorium, 507 S. Main St., Orange, MA 01364
  • Following the film, there will be a discussion and presentation by Quabbin Mediation's Training Active Bystanders student trainers, SOL Gardens' student leaders, Peer Mediators, and others, about creating cultures of inclusion and compassion in the high school and community at large
  • Support for this screening comes from The Fledgling Fund and the Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation
  • For more information, contact Susan Wallace at susan@quabbinmediation.org