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WEBINAR – Refreshing Your Therapy Routine for School Aged Children with CAS: A New Look at Meaningful and Fun Strategies and Activities

This event is on November 10, 2016 10:00am

About this Event

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Overview of Webinar:

Are you stuck in the same therapy or home practice routines? Is your student or child unmotivated to get practice in? Think no more! This webinar will provide fun and meaningful therapy games, books, and activities to make practice purposeful for children ages 3‐8 years old. Specific multi‐sensory therapy activities and play will be demonstrated with embedded speech goals based on the principals of motor learning. By promoting this meaningful play, children with CAS will not only practice appropriate targets, but they will enjoy your time together and increase carryover in all environments.

Learning Objectives:

As a result of this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Identify therapy and home activities that promote motor learning.
  • Select appropriate target utterances for each therapy activity.

Timed Agenda:

Minutes 0-20   Introduction, Selecting Appropriate Targets, and Feedback Strategies

Minutes 21-45   Using Target Utterances in Fun and Motivating Games

Minutes 46-60   Using Target Utterances in Books

Minutes 61-70    Functional Strategies for Home Practice

Minutes 71-80   Questions and Answers

Registration Information:

Regular Registration: $35

Professional Registration with ASHA CEU’s: $50

This course is offered for .15 ASHA CEU’s (Intermediate level, Professional area)

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Featured Speaker:

Amanda Zimmerman HeadshotAmanda Zimmerman, MA, CCC‐SLP, is a pediatric speech‐language pathologist at The Columbus Speech & Hearing Center in Columbus, OH. She is a graduate of the CASANA Intensive Training Institute on CAS, and received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Speech Language Pathology at The Ohio State University. For over a decade, she has focused on the evaluation and treatment of speech disorders, with a specific interest in Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

Disclosure: Ms. Zimmerman is a graduate of the CASANA Intensive Training Institute on CAS. There are no other relevant financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.