Online Course Detail

 

Professionals who work with preschool-age children with cochlear implants are presented with the challenge of assisting them to reap the full benefit from their devices to support learning. This seminar suggests practical tips for fostering listening and language development for preschool children with implants while at the same time encouraging a healthy “big picture” perspective for childhood growth and development. Specific therapy ideas are cited in order to add depth to the clinician’s activity repertoire. 

This is a Recorded Course which requires either a Windows-based computer or a Mac with speakers/headphones to view. More information is available in the FAQs/Help section.

Length: 60 minutes

Cost: Free to View

Course Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to identify principles for integrating auditory skill development into therapy activities for young children.
  • Participants will be able to discuss strategies for facilitating carryover into the home environment.
  • Participants will be able to identify ways in which play can be utilized to directly target specific language and auditory objectives.

Course Instructor(s):
Ashley Garber, M.S., CCC-SLP, Cert. AVT