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The HANDLE Institute workshop April 22-23

Neurodevelopment for Improved Living & Learning

The HANDLE® Institute
2-Day Intensive Introductory & Basics Course


April 22 and 23

8:30am – 4pm (one hour lunch and two 15 minute breaks)



Workshops held at the Hazelwood Hall at WSA 711 S. Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA , 30030

For more information contact Stacey Alston salston@waldorfatlanta.org

The HANDLE ® Institute http://handle.org

12-hour course created by The HANDLE Institute to understand behavior and enhance human capability.


  • Strengthen neurodevelopmental systems that can cause stress and overwhelm
  • Gain an overview of the neurological interactions of the sensory-motor systems
  • See video examples of various learning and behavior issues common today
  • Get a layman’s tour of the brain and its connection to the body and behavior
  • Practice ways to track sensory cures for improved self-regulation
  • Learn to see yourself and others through new eyes


Instructor Janet L. Oliver MA has been in private practice as a neurodevelopmental specialist for over 19 years, designing home programs for students with sensory, processing, motor and reflex concerns. Janet works in Chicago, Atlanta, Seattle, Minneapolis and abroad. She received her Master’s degree in Human Development from St. Mary’s University in Minneapolis, MN. As a Certified Instructor for The HANDLE Institute, a leading education and research organization for neurodevelopment, Janet designs and conducts trainings in the U.S. and Europe. Client sessions can be scheduled at 952 920-1502. www.planforlearning.com



For people of all ages, the unique HANDLE® approach effectively addresses a wide range of learning, behavior, and developmental issues.

This workshop is for parents, rehabilitation professionals, medical personnel, educators, advocates for people with developmental disabilities, and academics.



HANDLE is a gentle, natural, non-drug treatment modality, offering hope and help to those wishing to reach or regain their full potential.


Local Hotels:


Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory (this one is in downtown Decatur)

130 Clairemont Avenue 
Decatur, GA 30030

404 371-0204




Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta-Emory University Area  (this is the one beside the Publix at N Decatur and Clairemont)

2183 North Decatur Rd.

Decatur, Georgia 30033 

404 320-0888




The University Inn at Emory (this one is closer to Emory University)
1767 N. Decatur Rd, NE
Atlanta, GA 30352



For more information about other Adult Education opportunities at The Waldorf School of Atlanta, follow our WSA News & Announcements at http://www.waldorfatlanta.org/apps/news/

  • Early Registration until April 1 - $275
  • Registration after April 1 - $350
  • Full-time Student & Seniors over 65 $150
  • 3 or more from same agency: $225 each (early registration)
  • 3 or more from same agency: $300 each (after April 1)


I understand that there is a $20 processing fee for all cancellations and an additional $100 cancellation fee after April 1. I further understand that no refunds will be given after the seminar has commenced.


Please make payment at ACTIVE or with a check payable to the Waldorf School of Atlanta (put HANDLE Workshop in the note field). Mail or drop off your check at the Waldorf School of Atlanta – 827 Kirk Road, Decatur, GA 30030