About this Event
Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 @ 7:00 PM US/EDT
Overview of Webinar:
Children with apraxia of speech require cues to help them to remember the upcoming consonants, vowels, and syllables of practice words. They also often need help to combine words to formulate phrases and sentences by following scripts that they can retain and implement spontaneously. This webinar will overview how cues and scripts can assist children with CAS to become successful vocal communicators. Cueing and scripting techniques will be overviewed and presented via video.
As a result of this Webinar, participants will
- Understand various cueing techniques.
- Implement pivot syllables for scripting language.
- Gain knowledge of ABA teaching principles relative to teaching the behaviors of speech and language.
Minutes 1-10 Overview of general teaching principles of ABA
Minutes 10 – 40 Overview of cueing techniques
Minutes 40 – 70 Overview of scripting techniques
Minutes 70 – 90 Questions and answers
Regular Registration: $35 Registration with ASHA CEU’s: $50
CASANA charges an additional fee of $15.00 for those professionals who want CASANA to process and submit continuing education information to ASHA. The additional fee is retained by CASANA and is not an ASHA fee.
Links & Information
Nancy Kaufman, M.A., CCC-SLP
Nancy R. Kaufman, MA, CCC-SLP is the owner and director of the Kaufman Children’s Center for Speech, Language, Sensory-Motor, and Social Connections, Inc. (KCC), located in West Bloomfield, Michigan. Since 1979, Nancy has dedicated herself to establishing the Kaufman Speech to Language Protocol (K-SLP), a treatment approach to help children become effective vocal communicators. She serves on the professional advisory board of the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA), on the board of visitors of Wayne State University’s Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute for Child and Family Development, and is the speech and language pathologist consultant for the Parish School and Carruth Center in Houston, Texas. Nancy is the recipient of the 2011 Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association Distinguished Service Award, as well as the 2010 Michigan State University College of Communication Arts & Sciences Outstanding Alumni Award.
Disclosure: Ms. Kaufman is the author of the “K-SLP, Kaufman Speech Language Protocol” DVD and receives ongoing compensation from the sale of this product which is also available in the CASANA online store. Her presentation will focus exclusively on the “K-SLP, Kaufman Speech Language Protocol” and will not include information on other similar or related programs. Ms. Kaufman is a member of the Professional Advisory Board of the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America. She receives no compensation as a member of CASANA’s Professional Advisory Board, but will receive compensation for this lecture. There are no other relevant financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.