Upcoming Events

Assessment and Beginning Communication for Children with Severe Disabilities Mar 10, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Information Highway!,
*Was known as Roadmaps to Language Development for Children with Obstacles in the Road: Birth to 5* This presentation will assist professionals who work with young children who have severe disabilities to approach assessments and communication skills from a functional skills approach. Various communication assessment tools for this population will be shared so that participants will come away with resources they can use to properly assess, plan, and deliver a program for their students. This includes tactile communication options and strategies. Understanding the building blocks of communication, the selection of appropriate communication systems and programming for individual success will be key points. Video clips showing how communication strategies are implemented will be shown. A list of assessment instruments will be provided.
Speech Babble II: Developmental Learner/Young Child Mar 18, 2015 12:00 AM Webinar - you will receive a link,
A one hour Webinar taking the information learned from Speech Babble I focusing on the Phoneme Level for the developmental learner (birth to 5) including speech babble & sound of the week.
Speech Babble III: Remedial Learner/Older Child Apr 14, 2015 12:00 AM Webinar - you will receive a link,
A one hour Webinar taking the information learned from Speech Babble I focusing on the Phoneme Level for the Remedial Learner: A Ling Approach, including evaluation and strategies
The ABCs of Assessments from Apr 15, 2015 09:00 AM to Apr 16, 2015 04:00 PM Buncombe County Schools Central Office,
Learn about how, when, and why ongoing assessment of students with hearing loss is important and how to select assessment tools for progress monitoring. Participants will have the opportunity learn how to administer several assessments pertaining to language and vocabulary.
Bloom & Lahey 2/CASLLS2:Road Map to Typical Language Development from May 05, 2015 09:00 AM to May 06, 2015 04:00 PM **Information Highway**,
This workshop will focus on tracking and teaching the sequence of early, expanding and complex language development using the Bloom & Lahey model and the CASLLS Scales. Applications to manual and spoken communication are discussed. $5.00 fee to cover cost of CASLLS forms.
Carolina Summer Institute from Aug 01, 2015 12:00 AM to Aug 07, 2015 12:00 AM CASTLE,
Now in its eighteenth year, the Carolina Summer Institute has provided training in the principles and practice of Listening and Spoken Language Therapy to hundreds of professionals from around the world. Registration opens 2/1/2015