Details from the flyer are below.
Participants can choose from the following topics (subject to change):
The Listening Brain: The Basis of Talking and Reading (morning)
Theory of Mind: A Critical Factor in a Child’s Cognitive and Social Development (afternoon)
presented by Carol Flexer, Ph.D., CCC-A, LSLS Cert. AVT, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
Audiology & Technology: What Parents Need to Know (morning)
Auditory Neuropathy/Dys-synchrony (afternoon)
presented by Jane Madell, Ph.D, CCC-A/SLP, ABA, LSLS Cert. AVT, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, N.Y.
Navigating Mainstreamed Education for Children with Hearing Loss (morning)
Coordinating Curriculum in Therapy for Children with Hearing Loss (afternoon)
presented by Marguerite Vasconcellos, MS, CED, LSLS Cert. AVT, Bucks County Schools, Doylestown, Pa
Emerging Literacy for Children with Hearing Loss (morning)
Books and Babies: It’s Never Too Early for Reading (afternoon)
presented by Denise Wray, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio
This event is FREE and sponsored by CVS Caremark Charitable Trust Foundation.
Space is limited so please register soon.
First Sounds-First Words is an educational series made possible through a generous grant from CVS Caremark Charitable Trust.
WHAT: First Sounds-First Words Program For Parents Only
Listening, Learning and Literacy for Children with Hearing Loss
WHEN: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, March 21, 2009
WHERE: Cook Children’s Medical Center
North Pavilion Classrooms and Hochberger Auditorium
801 7th Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104
TO REGISTER CONTACT: Becky Clem, MA, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT at firstname.lastname@example.org