Event Title: Auditory Rehab and Literacy in the School Aged Child with a Hearing Loss
Hosted by: HOPE Cochlear (Re)Habilitation Resources
Date: Friday October 17, 2014
Time: 9:00am – 3:30pm CST
Location: Center for Hearing and Speech
3636 W. Dallas Houston, TX
Registration and Coffee at 8:30am
Time Duration: 6 ½ Hours
Instructional Level: Introductory
Cost: This is a free workshop, morning coffee, lunch and written materials will be provided by Cochlear.
AAA – 0.5
ASHA – 0.5
AG Bell – 5.0
This course has two main subjects: rehabilitation and literacy for the school-aged child with hearing loss. The first section on rehabilitation will provide an interactive overview of the foundational strategies used in Auditory-Verbal therapy to develop the listening, speech, and language of children with hearing loss. The second section of this course on literacy and language instruction using a balanced literacy approach for school aged children with hearing loss will be discussed. Participants will engage in discussions, hands-on training, and application activities in the areas of phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, and reading comprehension.
After this course, participants will be able to...
- Identify the 4 stages of auditory skill development;
- Describe how Auditory-Verbal therapy can be used in conjunction with other therapies to develop spoken communication;
- List 5 specific games and activities for facilitating listening skills
- List one supplemental literacy teaching technique
Teachers of deaf and heard of hearing children, educational audiologists, speech and language pathologists, classroom teachers and administrators.
Regional Clinical Tecnical Manager
Clinical Territory Manager
Director of Education; Center for Hearing & Speech.
Marcus W. Rose, MSP, CCC-SLP,LSLA Cert. AVT
To register, visit: https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1608297