Parent Professional Communication

November 18, 2021 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Please join us for a Free Training

This training is designed for parents and professionals and will overview basic communication methods, techniques, and styles that promote more effective communication.


Hands-on activities will aid participants in gaining an understanding of the various types of communication, as well as developing listening skills and how they relate to good communication skills.

Kelly Buerger

Kelly began her career with OCECD in October 2018. She is an Information Specialist and Trainer for Northwest Ohio. She also serves as Web Support for OCECD. Kelly holds an associate degree in Accounting. Prior to starting at OCECD, Kelly worked for 15 years as a Program Manager administering testing in the medical field. In this position, Kelly was responsible for approving and coordinating ADA accommodations for candidates in the testing process. She has prior experience as a nurse's aide in a long-term care facility and residential support staff to individuals with developmental disabilities. Kelly came to OCECD as a result of her personal experiences in struggling with the special education arena. She has one son who has Autism and ADHD.

This training is sponsored by

Toledo Public Schools Parent Mentor, Monica Mccain and Community Outreach & Family Engagement Coordinator, Alina Rodriguez & The Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities