iPad Insights and Implementation Strategies to Improve Communication, Cognition, Literacy and Learning
Thursday October 25, 2012
Rockville, MD 10:30 AM- 2:30 PM ( 45 min. break for lunch)
The morning will begin with an introduction to the many helpful features of the iPad and an overview of how the iPad and iPhone can be used to help children and adults with communication and learning challenges. During the workshop, Joan will demonstrate many helpful features of iDevices and her top app picks for helping others to have fun while maximizing learning and quality of life. A wide variety of Innovative Technology Treatment Solutions will be presented.
Participants are encouraged to bring their iPads and iPhones and to use them as Joan presents an overview of her most recent cutting-edge motivating approach for using the iPad to help individuals of all ages with and without special needs including:
- autism spectrum disorders
- learning disabilities
- speech and language delays and disorders
- twice exceptional learning challenges
- executive functioning weaknesses
- traumatic brain injury
The day will include strategies and suggestions for approaches to improve speaking, understanding, reading, writing, thinking, remembering, socializing, organizing and learning. Participants will be encouraged to actively collaborate throughout the day.
A limited number of professional, graduate student and family scholarships are available. Contact Joan@innovativespeech.com for for scholarship application information.
MD SLP CEUs approved for 3.25 hours