Training Type: Implementation Workshop
In this session, we will review a core word strategy approach supporting both communication and literacy development for individuals with complex communication needs. Based on best practices, participants will review research and strategies to support core vocabulary for communication as well as core word lesson plans to support literacy development. We will review the Snap + Core First communication software and demonstrate how to target core vocabulary in communication activities across learning environments.
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to:
Check-in begins at 8:30 am
Lunch will be provided to those attending both the morning and afternoon sessions
Location: Autism-Services, Inc.
40 Hazelwood Drive
Amherst, NY 14228
Contact: Susan Trumble
Participants are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for ASHA CEUs. No partial credit will be provided.
This course will be offered for 0.25 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area).
Course Content Level: Introductory
ASHA CEUs: 0.25
Date & Time: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 09:00 AM - 11:45 AM ET
Location:Autism-Services, Inc. 40 Hazelwood Drive, Amherst, New York 14228, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: 0
Presenter: Karen Rodgers
Karen Rodgers M.S., CCC-SLP has many years of experience in the rehabilitation setting providing assessment, therapy, and consultation to pediatrics and adults with wide variety of diagnoses and disorders. A primary focus for practice includes the area of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and supporting her patients’ successful communication. Karen is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services Team where she develops and conducts internal and customer trainings, creates implementation resources, and presents at conferences about AAC topics.