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Coffee Break Webinars for SLP Professionals and Support Staff

by Comm Contractor | Apr 28, 2017

Better Hearing and Speech Month 2017 logo

Got 15 minutes? You can learn more about assistive technology and the importance of frequent hearing screenings in a series of short Coffee Break Webinars. May is the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Better Hearing and Speech Month and the webinars are designed to support this year’s theme, “Communication: The Key to Connection.

The webinars will focus on raising awareness about the use of assistive technology and the importance of frequent hearing screenings.  There is no preregistration to join the webinars, just follow the link to join.  

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 2-2:15 p.m. 
Debunking Common Myths about Using Assistive Technology with Young Children

Bridget Gilormini, Director, Simon Technology enter  
https://ncham.adobeconnect.com/bhsm/

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 2-2:15 p.m. 
Don't Wait to Communicate! Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Jacqueline Hess, Director, Disabilities Studies and Services & Early Care and Education
https://ncham.adobeconnect.com/bhsm/

Friday, May 5, 2017, 2-2:15 p.m. 
Quality Hearing Screening Practices for Children Birth to 5 Years of Age

Will Eiserman, Early Childhood Hearing Outreach (ECHO) Initiative
https://ncham.adobeconnect.com/bhsm/

Monday, May 8, 2017, 2-2:15 p.m. 
Using a Multi-Modal Approach to Support Children with Hearing Loss

Karen Latimer, Assistive Technology Specialist, Delaware Assistive Technology Initiative, Center for Disabilities Studies
https://ncham.adobeconnect.com/bhsm/

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 2-2:15 p.m.
Center on Technology and Disability: Free Resources to Support the Use of Assistive Technology in Young Children with Disabilities

Jacqueline Hess, Director, Disabilities Studies and Services & Early Care and Education
https://ncham.adobeconnect.com/bhsm/