NJSHA offers live conferences which serve to meet the continuing education needs of speech-language pathologists and audiologists.
Annual Fall Virtual Conference
A Longitudinal Perspective on Dyslexia and Developmental Language Disorder: The Simple View of Reading, Poor Readers Subgroups and Clinical Implications
Date: Saturday, October 24, 2020
Time: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Place: Live Virtual Conference
Learner Outcomes: At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be able to:
- Explain the main components of language and how they support reading comprehension.
- List two ways that reading comprehension changes over time.
- List one way dyslexia is the same as developmental language disorder and one way they are different.
- Identify one fact about #DevLangDis and/or #Dyslexia.
- Identify one way you will change your classroom/clinical practice, based on what you learned today.
|9:00 am – 10:15 am||
Language Basis of Reading Comprehension
|10:15 am – 10:30 am||
|10:30 am – 12:00 pm||Poor Reader Subgroups: Assessment|
|12:00 pm – 1:00 pm||BREAK FOR LUNCH|
|1:00 pm – 2:15 pm||Poor Reader Subgroups: Intervention|
|2:15 pm – 2:30 pm||Break|
|2:30 pm – 3:30 pm||Legislation and Advocacy, Conclusions, Question and Answers|
- NJSHA Member: $100
- NJSHA Student Member: $0
- Non-Member $190
- Non-Member Student $25
Requests for refunds must be made in writing and received by October 16, 2020. A $25 administration charge will be deducted from your refund.
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This course is offered for 0.55 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area)
Financial Disclosure: Tiffany Hogan is receiving an honorarium from NJSHA for her presentation. She will also be referencing her place of employment, MGH Institute of Health Professions. She also received a grant from National Institutes of Health.
Non-Financial Disclosure: Tiffany Hogan is a board member of Society for the Scientific Studies of Reading and a RSAC Committee Member for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.