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AUDIOLOGISTS, SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS, AV THERAPISTS, EDUCATORS, PARENTS

AUDIOLOGISTS, SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS, 
AV THERAPISTS, EDUCATORS, PARENTS

WESS November 1, 2019 Conference: Developing Listening and Spoken Language Using Serve and Return Conversations

Learn strategies to help children with hearing loss develop listening and spoken language skills using Serve and Return Conversations. This is a one-day conference that will be taking place in Toronto, Canada.

$208.00 PER COURSE
EXPIRES NOVEMBER 2, 2019

CEUs

ASHA/0.7, Professional, Intermediate; AGBell/7.0, Domains 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6

Related Specialties

  • AUD
  • SLP
  • EDU
  • AVT
  • AVE
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COURSE LENGTH

7 hrs

A pass rate of 80% will be required during the online test/quiz to earn continuing credit.

Course Description
When parents engage in serve and return conversations with their children, listening and spoken language learning opportunities are quantifiably and qualitatively rich and the architecture of the brain undergoes astonishing growth and change. Learn the science and art of the strategies and conditions that parents can use and/or manipulate so that all meaningful conversations have a starring role in expanding their children's listening and spoken language learning skills...

Note: This Course is $208.00 USD which is approximately $275.00 CAD depending on exchange rate. 

(con't) no matter the time of day (eyes open, conversation is on), the place (the world is the oyster to talk about), or what (worms are cool conversation starters).Ms. Zombek will explain what it will take to promote development of conversations that are heard, understood and shared by explaining and demonstrating the role that the intervention professionals plays in helping parents learn to create optimal conditions that set the child up for conversational (and spoken language) success!

Learner Outcomes:

At the end of the course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify the role that adults/parents play in helping their children become conversationally competent.
  2. Define parent responsiveness and its role in helping children develop spoken language (serve and return).
  3. Describe ways that the therapist can identify signs of true comprehension in very young children who are developing listening and spoken language skills.
  4. Identify elements of learnable input, guided conversations, and purposeful responses.
  5. Set age and stage appropriate goals that relate to conversations in AVT. 

 

Timed Agenda:

7:30 a.m. -   8:15 a.m.       REGISTRATION

8:15 a.m. -   8:45 a.m.       TECH TALK: MedEL (30 mins)

8:45 a.m. -   9:00 a.m.       Welcome and Introduction: Karen MacIver-Lux

9:00 a.m. -   10:30 a.m.     Session 1: Lindsay Zombek, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVTBrain Architecture and Serve and Return (90 mins)

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.     BREAK

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.     Session 2: Lindsay Zombek,Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT.-  Developing True Comprehension (60 mins)

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.     Session 3: Inspiration Session (30 mins)

12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.       LUNCH

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.         Session 4: Lindsay Zombek, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVTAuditory-Verbal Strategies That Promote Serve and Return (90 minutes)

2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.         BREAK

2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.         Session 5: Lindsay  Zombek, M.S, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT- Auditory Verbal Strategy Considerations for Children with Concurrent Disorder?s (90 mins)

4:30 p.m. -  4:45 p.m.        Session 7:  - Q&A Session and Discussion (15mins)

4:45 p.m.                           Draw, Closing Remarks, and Adjournment

 

Distinguished Speaker's Biography

Lindsay Zombek, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert AVT is Team Lead for Speech Language Pathology and a Listening and Spoken Language Auditory Verbal Therapist in Rehabilitation Services at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland, OH.  She provides evaluation and therapy services for children and adults with hearing loss and presents on topics related to aural rehabilitation. Lindsay Zombek is a board member of a state chapter of AG Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and is a Committee Member of the Ohio Department of Health Subcommittee on Universal Newborn Infant Hearing Screening. She has written and presented extensively on the topic of Auditory-Verbal Therapy and Practice and has most recently written a chapter on Assessments in Auditory-Verbal Therapy for the new book on Auditory-Verbal Therapy and Practice edited by Warren Estabrooks, Karen MacIver-Lux and Helen Morrison scheduled for release by Plural Publishing in the Spring of 2020.

Disclosures:

Financial disclosures:  Lindsay Zombek receives compensation for employment at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and will receive an honourarium for her presentation at WESS from SoundIntuition.

Non-financial disclosures:  Lindsay Zombek is a board member of a state chapter of AG Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and is a Committee Member of the Ohio Department of Health Subcommittee on Universal Newborn Infant Hearing Screening.

 

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COURSE PRESENTER

Lindsay Zombek

MS., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT

Lindsay Zombek is an speech-language pathologist and LSLS Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist. She provides AVT to young children and their families and professional training and mentorship to professionals worldwide. [See full biography to the left]

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