WEBINAR 9/17/2015: Top Ten Tips for Auditory Verbal Parents

Join me for a webinar on Thursday September 17th where I’ll share my Top Ten Tips for Auditory Verbal Parents.  We’ll discuss topics including: How do I know if my child’s devices are programmed well?  What do I need to know to write a strong IEP?  How do I build strong self-esteem and sibling relationships?  And more!

For Parents:  Learn ten essential skills you need to help your child succeed.

For Professionals:  Learn how to coach parents to success and present AV concepts in accessible ways.  This webinar qualifies for one continuing education credit (1CE) from the Alexander Graham Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language.

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10/12/2015: Speech Skills Webinar

Join me on Monday 10/12/2015 at 7PM EST for a webinar on developing speech skills through listening.  We’ll discuss articulation development, suggested activities, and special concerns like apraxia and bilingual language learners.  This presentation is appropriate for parents and professionals, and qualifies for 1CE credit from the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language.  Group discounts are available for five or more people registering from the same organization.  Contact me if you are interested.

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Helping Classmates Understand Hearing Loss

In the past month, I’ve had some incredible opportunities to spend time with a group of children I don’t often see — children with typical hearing — teaching them about hearing loss and how better to understand their classmate who is deaf.  They’ve taught me a lot about hearing loss from a child’s-eye view and how we as parents and professionals can help all children be more integrated in their environment.

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