Training Type: Discovery Lab
The Tobii Dynavox Discovery Lab uses lectures and case studies to enable you to LEARN about communication, access and education solutions for students with complex needs. You will then make your way through 3 interactive lab stations and DO guided hands-on activities. Opportunities to APPLY your knowledge in practical ways will be provided. And you'll leave the session with a handful of resources and practical tips that can be used the very next day!
Course Content Level: Introductory
ASHA CEUs: 0.3
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 02, 2016 08:30 AM - 12:30 PM CT
Location:CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOLS 42 W. MADISON, 2ND FLOOR, CHICAGO, Illinois 60602, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: 6
Presenter: Stephanie Ekis
Stephanie Ekis, MS CCC-SLP is the Manager of Education and Training at Tobii Dynavox. She received her Master’s degree from the University of Louisville and became a practicing Speech Pathologist in 1993. Stephanie has provided assessment, therapy, and consultation services for children and adults with severe speech and language disabilities for over 20 years. Stephanie’s current responsibilities include customer training development, implementation consulting and new product development. Stephanie is dedicated to innovation in the field of AAC. She has a deep interest in helping augmented communicators and their support teams as they move through the assessment process as well as identifying practical implementation strategies to help overcome communication barriers in their everyday lives.