Rett U/Tobii Dynavox Live- Orlando 2018- Discovering Solutions to Build Strong Vocabulary & Communication Skills




Join us for this half-day, HANDS-ON workshop focused on helping participants gain confidence in building authentic communication (NOT JUST CHOICE-MAKING) for those kiddos that present with engagement and significant learning challenges in the classroom.

Speakers

SUSAN NORWELL
MA Special Education Instructor, Previous- Professor at Northeastern Illinois University, Current- Full-time Professor at Rett University

Start

February 23, 2018 - 9:00 am

End

February 23, 2018 - 4:00 pm

Address

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista 1850 Hotel Plaza Blvd. Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830   View map

Students with complex needs often puzzle professionals as they are non-verbal, lack consistent engagement and focus and have limited motor skills and motor planning abilities.  In efforts to teach them, choice-making within repetitive activities is used with little success due to limited affective engagement.

This workshop will focus on how to embed creative combinations of core language to give students more language POWER over their everyday experiences, play and interaction and literacy-based experiences. Each of the 3 hours will consist of a brief section on theory and evidence with participants then released to the “learning lab” to practice skills under the guidance of workshop professionals with AAC devices including Tobii Dynavox I-SeriesIndi and soft-tech tools. Prepare to listen, learn and DO! Participants will walk away with real-experiences that will change how we interact with students!

AM Session- 9-12 PM

PM Session- 1-4 PM

Who Should Attend?

SLPs, OTs, PTs and Assistants

Special Education Teachers and Assistants

Parents, Family Members & Caregivers

Cost- $65- Verification of attendance for 3.0 Clinical Maintenance Hours (CMHs) provided

Registration opens 30 minutes prior to session start time.

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