Webinar: Top iPad Picks for Helping Adults with Special Needs- Part 1-Speaking and Understanding

Webinar: Top iPad Picks for Helping Adults with Special Needs- Part 1-Speaking and Understanding
Event on 2013-04-23 19:00:00
Join Joan Green in the comfort of your home or office from any type of computer or tablet (iOS/iPad or Android) to learn about her top iPad picks for helping adults who have communication challenges such as aphasia and verbal  apraxia. An emphasis will be places on drill and practice apps to improve verbal expression and auditory expression skills as well as iPad features, apps and strategies to help compensate for speaking and understanding deficits.  After a formal presentation showing how she uses the iPad and selected apps and features, there will  be 20 minutes for collaboration, discussion and Q&A.  A detailed handout will be emailed to participants with information about all the resources which are included in the presentation as well as additional resources which may prove helpful.  This webinar is limited to the first 25 individuals who register.   A wide variety of apps and strategies wil be presented to help people who are working on improving: communication of basic wants and needs as well as more complex utterances naming items saying words and sentences understanding what people say to them This webinar will highlight apps that are helpful for indivdiuals with many challenges, but was designed specifically with the following populations in mind: Adults with aphasia Adults with verbal apraxia Adults with dysarthria The presentation is appropriate for speech-language pathologists, teachers, tutors, and families as well as other education and rehab professionals. A basic understanding of iPad use and the procedure for installing apps will be assumed.   The formal portion of the session may be recorded and available at a later time in a pay per view format from Joan's website. Ceus are not available for webinars but a certificate of completion will be emailed upon request.   The cost is .00 per person. Please contact Joan at Joan@innovativespeech.com for group rates. Tickets are non refundable- but if notice is given at least 48 hours in advance of the need to cancel- the money may be applied toward a future webinar or workshop.   Please note that the session is 7:00-8:00 PM US Eastern Standard Time.   Online seat – .00

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