Free Workshop with Speech Pathologist -15 and 16 June 2015, Scullin (ACT)
Cerebral Palsy Alliance in Scullin is hosting a series of informative and engaging workshops to support individuals living with a disability, their families and carers.
The first session will focus on Supporting Your Child’s Speech and Communication and is primarily aimed at parents with school-aged children living with a disability, although anyone is welcome to attend.
✓ Top tips for improving communication and language development in your child, including pausing, pacing and imitating
✓ Specific strategies for developing communication skills in children with disabilities
✓ Which augmented or alternative communication techniques might help your child
✓ Assistive technologies that might suit your child, and how they can be used to improve communication in school or other settings.
Our Speaker for this session will be Kate Booth, one of our senior Speech Pathologists and Manager of Therapy Services at Cerebral Palsy Alliance.
Is this for me?
This session will be useful to anyone who has, or is caring for or working with, a child who is having communication difficulties, whether in speaking, using other means of communication or just coping socially with speech or communication issues.
To find out more information please contact Rebecca on 026199 0600 or book online at:
Monday 15 June (evening session): http://bit.ly/1FOuFbm
Tuesday 16 June (morning session): http://bit.ly/1Q00bTb