The High Desert ESD is proud to present
Passion + Petulance + Persistence = Possibility
Cognitive Communication Issues
Dr. DePompei’s professional positions have included speech/language pathologist/audiologist in hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, home health agencies, public school and private practice. She is a retired as distinguished professor and director of the School of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at The University of Akron, Ohio.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
High Desert Regional Education Center
2804 SW Sixth St., Redmond, OR 97756
Target Audience: All educators involved with supporting students with TBI.
- Discuss most recent findings about TBI, including the concept of TBI as a chronic disease and what guidelines there are for ensuring the ongoing health of the student with TBI.
- Describe the social pragmatic language issues that accompany students with TBI, including strategic learning, gist and social communication.
- Explain family resilience and reframe family interventions from positive aspects.
- Actively problem-solve techniques for intervention in daily service contexts.
Morning Coffee/Muffins & Lunch Provided
Cost: $50 per person. This event is non-refundable
Registration deadline: Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
Questions: Meg Shanahan, HDESD, 541-693-5704
For additional information, please contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org ~ TBI Liaison