Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D., CCC-SLP, professor and coordinator of the Neuro-education Program at University of Portland, is a renowned expert, speaker and author on the interaction between cognition and language. Her development of assessment methods and instructional strategies has positively influenced the lives of thousands of people.
At this free workshop, Ellyn will address concerns about children who:
*Don’t always complete a task or respond to verbal directions
*Struggle to learn everyday actions
*Are behind in learning to talk and communicate with others
Discover how children on the autism spectrum learn to think using their visual learning systems – and how these techniques can be used with all young learners. This workshop is appropriate for families and professionals new to the subject.
Thursday, May 9
6:30- 8 p.m.
Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
4805 NE Glisan St.
Register at www.providence.org/classes. Click on “online class catalog” and search by class name for “Swindells Center–Visual Thinkers–Portland.” To register by phone, call 503-215-2429 or 800-833-8899 ext 52429. Spanish registration and interpretation services are available; please call 503-574-6595 before April 11. This workshop is free thanks to the generosity of our donors. For a certificate of attendance, there is a $25 fee.
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