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Save the Date! The Alberta Aphasia Camp is holding their 5th annual camp on September 14 - 16, 2018. The camp is targeted at adults who are living with aphasia. The camp focuses on both recreation and relaxation in a supported communication environment. Campers choose from activities, which are recreational (archery, hike, canoe, kayak, low ropes, orienteering, frisbee golf, etc), therapeutic (conversation groups, stretching, therapy apps, etc) and self-care (meditation, yoga, stress management, etc). The camp is held at…Find out more »
Join us in Edmonton, AB on September 26-28, 2018 for the It Takes Two to Talk® Hanen Certification workshop! This 3-day workshop is for Speech-Language pathologists who work with young children with language delays (birth to 5 years) and their families. With hands-on interactive training, you’ll learn effective, research-based strategies for involving parents in the early intervention process to ensure the best possible outcomes for their child. When you take It Takes Two to Talk, you will be certified to…Find out more »
Are you thinking about starting a private practice? Are you already in private practice but need some new information? This workshop brings together a host of presenters to address many of the questions and considerations for those looking at beginning or expanding a private practice. Developing Your Business Plan, Financing & Incorporation – Alberta Women Entrepeneurs – Business Advisor Accounting & Record Keeping – Pei San Chan, CA – Donnelly & Co. LLP Private Practice Insurance – Dave Douglas – HDF Insurance Establishing Your…Find out more »
Early Onset Dementia Alberta Foundation (EODAF) is committed to building dementia awareness for those living with dementia under 65 years of age. The care partners and family face additional issues which have a high impact on stress in the home. Some of the additional issues are the loss of employment, living with dementia changes, dependents, financial commitments, being a physically fit person with dementia and having a primary care partner needing to work full time. EODAF Annual Building Dementia Awareness…Find out more »
Building a Continuum of Opportunity Please join us for a day of facilitated conversations, presentations and community building activities with stakeholders from across Alberta. Date: Monday, October 15th, 2018 Location: Mount Royal University, Ross Glenn Hall 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary, AB T3E 6K6 Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm The day's session will be offered at no charge to participants. (A nominal $10 fee will be charged to offset partial costs of a catered lunch). To…Find out more »
This workshop is registered for 2.2 ASHA CEUs This workshop includes a mandatory pre-workshop assignment designed to prepare participants for the workshop (approx. 3-4 hours). Because of the importance of this assignment, it must be completed and submitted no later than 5 days prior to the start of the workshop. Failure to submit the assignment will result in the loss of the participant’s spot in the workshop. Refunds will not be provided.Find out more »
Join Children’s Autism Services of Edmonton for their 11th Annual Autism Conference! They will be offering the first day of their conference with Dr. Tony Attwood on Monday, October 22, 2018 at the Edmonton Expo Centre. Dr. Attwood is a renowned clinical psychologist known for his knowledge of Asperger’s Syndrome and has written several publications on Asperger’s Syndrome. His book Asperger’s Syndrome – A Guide for Parents and Professionals has sold over 300,000 copies and has been translated into 20…Find out more »
Please note that you must complete the Introduction to PROMPT Technique workshop prior to registering for this Bridging PROMPT Technique to Intervention workshop. This program is not eligible for ASHA CEU's. Instructor Disclosure: Jodi Sommer is an independent contractor and is compensated by the PROMPT Institute for this role. She has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose. This presentation will focus exclusively on the PROMPT method and will not include information on other similar or related speech therapy methodology. Click here for a…Find out more »
MDTP is a systematic exercise-based approach to Dysphagia therapy in adults. Rather than a specific technique, MDTP is a framework from which to provide individualized therapy to adult patients. This one-day intermediate course introduces participants to the conceptual basis of MDTP, provides the results of initial clinical studies documenting functional and physiologic benefits from MDTP intervention, describes in detail the components of MDTP and provides step by step instruction for the evaluation and treatment of patients receiving the MDTP approach.Find out more »
Accent on Canadian English “Train the Trainer” Workshop - Accent Modification Learn to accurately assess Canadian English pronunciation and provide effective accent modification to your clientsFind out more »