2015 Speaking Schedule

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

April 8, 2015

Please come out and join me in Sacramento

on the white house steps to show our united opposition to SB2777

I will be speaking at 10:00 am after RFK Jr. and Dr. Sears. I will also be testifying to the Senate at 1:30. Please come out stand up for your rights and wear red!

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April 18, 2015

Give Autism a Chance Summit 2015

Austin, TX – The Westin Austin at the Domain – Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm (CDT)

I will be speaking on the panel – AUTISM AND MEDICAL EMERGENCIES: AIM TO BE PREPARED

In the wake of the Alex Spourdalakis tragedy, this panel will discuss patient rights and responsibilities, as well as how you can best advocate for your loved one during medical emergencies.  Hosted by Jeanna Reed and Jill Rubolino.

TheAutismTrust.org

May 1-3, 2015

Abilities Expo New York Metro

New Jersey Convention Center

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth #346. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

May 20-24, 2014

Autism One Conference

Focus for Health

Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel

I will be speaking for the fifth time at Autism One. I will be presenting on Friday at 5:15-6:15 in the Louve 1.  This is a must-attend for families living with Autism. This year I will be talking about a topic that is very near and dear to my heart, “Caring for the Caregiver”. Being a caregiver is like running a marathon, except you never finish. When faced with the demands of caring for a loved one with a disability, how do you find time for you? I will share my personal journey of how I cared for my medically fragile daughter for 15 years and how I discovered that by taking care of myself that I could be the best parent possible for my daughter. Discover ideas for how you can meet your physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.

I will be there all week talking to families and of course, signing books.

Please visit www.autismone.org for all the details.

 

June 12-14, 2015

Abilities Expo Chicago

Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth (to be determined). I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

July 31-August 2, 2015

Abilities Expo Houston

NRG Center (Formerly Reliant Center), Hall E

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at The Lorrin’s World booth (to be determined). I am also speaking on Saturday, August 2, my topic for 2015 is

This year I will be talking about a topic that is very near and dear to my heart, “Caring for the Caregiver”. Being a caregiver is like running a marathon, except you never finish. When faced with the demands of caring for a loved one with a disability, how do you find time for you? I will share my personal journey of how I cared for my medically fragile daughter for 15 years and how I discovered that by taking care of myself that I could be the best parent possible for my daughter. Discover ideas for how you can meet your physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.

I will be there all weekend talking to families and of course, signing books.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

September 18-20 2015

Boston

The Boston convention & Exhibition

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth (to be determined). I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilities.com/boston

Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

December 4-6, 2015

DC Metro

Dulles Expo Center

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth (to be determined). I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilities.com/DC

Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

 

LAST YEARS SCHEDULE –

 

Perfectly Imperfect Radio

LA Talk Radio LATalkRadio.com

February 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm

I am excited to be on Perfectly Imperfect Radi with entertainers Kathy Buckley, Tobias Forrest, Geri Jewell, and Mark Povinelli, talking about my new book. To Listen to the this segment – http://www.latalkradio.com/Imperfect.php

Abilities Expo Los Angeles

Los Angeles Convention Center

February 28-March 2, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at The Lorrin’s World booth #620.
I am also speaking on Saturday, March 1, from 11:45 pm to 12:45 pm.  My topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”.  I Look forward to meeting you. Book signings: Friday 2:30-4:30, Saturday 1:30-3:30 & Sunday 2:00-3:30.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/losangeles. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

March 9th, I will be in Santa Barbara California, speaking at a Weston A. Price Foundation event – Please email me if you would like to attend.

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Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C4

March 14-16, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at The Lorrin’s World booth # 620.
I am also speaking on Saturday, March 15, my topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/atlanta. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE

March 22nd I will be in Sacramento California,  at a Book Signing. Please email me if you would like to attend.

March 29th, 2014

Join me at the Mystic Journey Bookstore from 1-5, for the launch of my book, “A Unique Life Fully Lived”. A journey of strength, hope and courage between mother and daughter. You are all invited to the Book Launch Party on March 29th at Mystic Journey bookstore, 1624 Abbot Kinney Blvd,Venice, CA 90291.

For all the details visit http://mysticjourneybookstore.com

Abilities Expo New York Metro
New Jersey Convention Center

May 2-4, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth # 553. I am also speaking on Saturday, May 3rd, my topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

Autism One Conference
You Can Save Your Child
Intercontinental O’Hare, Hotel Rosemont, Chicago

May 21-25, 2014

I will be speaking for the fourth time at the Autism One Conference. I will be speaking on Saturday at 4:00 and there all week, signing books. This is a must-attend for families living with Autism. It is nearly FREE, only costing a $25.00 registration fee. Please visit www.autismone.org for all the details.

Abilities Expo Chicago
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center

June 27-29, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at the Lorrin’s World booth #1029. I am also speaking on Saturday, March 3rd, my topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

 

 

Symposium Heart, MInd & Health – For Caregivers of Special Needs Children

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September 26, 2014

Grace Evangelical Church 164 Flat Creek Trail, Fayetteville, GA 30214

I honored to be sharing my story on Saturday September 26th. Dr. Robert Melillo, internationally known educator, researcher and clinician in the areas of neurology, rehabilitation, neuropsychology and neurobehavioral disorder in chidden is also speaking. This is appropriate for family members, caregivers, educators, and professional who have or work with children or adults with wide spectrum of behavioral, psychological, medical, neuromuscular and or genetic disorders. Lots of opportunities to network with other parents and a wonderful day for all.

For all the details visit www.southsidesupport.org. Admission is $25 with includes a Continental Breakfast and Light Lunch.

 

HealthyLife.Net all positive talk radio

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Listen Live October 2, 2014 10:00 am PST. 

 

 

 

 

Abilities Expo Bay Area


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San Jose McEnery Convention Center

November 21-23, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at The Lorrin’s World booth #522. I am also speaking on Saturday, November 22, my topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

Coast to Coast am Radio With Lisa Garr Guest Hosting for George Noory

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Listen at www.CoasttoCoast.com

 

 

No Shots, No School….NOT TRUE Rally!

10336701_10202629618800535_7867427917052584876_nCome out and join me and Candyce Estave and many others
We will be educating the public on their rights and the truth about vaccines. We will be carrying signs, handing out fact flyers and telling our stories of how our children became chronically ill, died or were diagnosed with autism after a round of vaccines. Karen Kain, Author, and special guest will be in attendance with her new book, A Unique Life Fully Lived. We, the parents of vaccine injured children, will be at the corner of Main St. and Miller, in Santa Maria, Ca. 93454
This is a grassroots movement event that is being organized by concerned parents in communities across our country.
WHEN:
Friday, July 18, 2014 3:00-5:00 pm. 
WHERE: 
Corner of Main Street and Miller
Santa Maria, CA 93454
* This is a VaxTruth.org event
Event contact: Candyce Estave – ceestave(at)verizon.net
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Book Signing and Talk

Barnes & Noble Thousand Oaks California 

July 19, 2014
160 Westlake Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
1:00-3:00 pm

Screen Shot 2014-07-12 at 9.34.55 PMWhat you need to know about Vaccine Injury Panel

 Sunday July 20th, 2014 2:00-5:00 pm

In the first part of the workshop, Karen will share how she overcame insurmountable challenges as a single mother raising a medically fragile daughter due to a vaccine injury at 6 weeks old. In the second part of the workshop Karen will be joined by local heath practitioners Julie Mann (homeopathy) and Don Trepany (chiropractic) for a panel discussion and an opportunity to ask questions about vaccinations.
The cost is 25.00 which includes a copy of Karen’s book, A Unique Life Fully Lived. To register: sivanandala.org/course/3711
WHERE:  Sivananda Yoga, Vedanta Center
13325 Beach Ave
Marina Del Rey, Ca 90292
sivanandaLA.org

Abilities Expo Houston

IMG_2886Reliant Center, Hall E

July 25-27, 2014

I will be at Abilities Expo all three days of the show – come visit me at The Lorrin’s World booth #549. I am also speaking on Saturday, July 26, my topic for 2014 is the story of my life, “The Parent’s Journey: Ideas for Celebrating Life with Your Child”. I will be signing books all weekend. I Look forward to meeting you.

For all the details visit www.abilitiesexpo.com/newyork. Admission to Abilities Expo is FREE!

 

 

 

 

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