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Biennial Professional Fall Conference

AGBELL LOGOMichigan Chapter of the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Biennial Professional Fall Conference

 

Thursday, November 5, 2015 8:45-3:45 (registration and exhibitors begin at 7:30)

Macomb Intermediate School District 44001 Garfield Rd., Clinton Twp., Mi. 48038 (586) 228-3300

Rooms 100 A and B

REGISTRATION AT:  http://www.miagbell.org/wp/events/mi-ag-bell-professional-fall-conference-2015

Topics Include:

*All Participants will attend morning session

“Grand Rounds in Listening and Spoken Language Intervention:  A Partnership of Audiologist, Therapist and Parent”

Speaker: Karen MacIver-Lux, MA, AUD, Reg. CASLPO, LSLS Cert. AVT

*Participants will choose afternoon session option at time of registration

“Management of Children with ANSD in AVT:  Strategies for Therapy and Education”

Speaker: Karen MacIver-Lux, MA, AUD, Reg. CASLPO, LSLS Cert. AVT

“Early Childhood Transition Services for Students with Hearing Loss”

Speaker:  Denise Nemeth, MA Teacher for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Trenton Public Schools Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program

This session is only available for SCECH’s

Michigan Rehabilitation Services for Transitioning High School Students with Hearing Loss

Speakers: Tracie Lewis-Jennings, Michigan Rehabilitation Services Counselor

This session is only available for SCECH’s

This program is open to all. Parents, professionals, and adults with hearing loss are encouraged to attend.

Fee/Registration: Professional Registration: $75 before October 15/$100 after October 15. Family registration: $35 for the first parent and/or adult with hearing loss, $15 for each additional registrant of the family. Student registration: $25. Registration includes continental breakfast, snack, and a hot lunch

Please register online at http://www.miagbell.org/wp/events/mi-ag-bell-professional-fall-conference-2015

By October 30, 2015. Onsite registration available with $25 late fee.  Open to AG Bell members and nonmembers.

SCECH’s, ASHA and LSLS CEUs are pending. This conference is being considered for 5.5 contact hours.

DISCLOSURES: Karen MacIver-Lux is receiving compensation from Michigan AG Bell for her presentations.  Denise Nemeth has no financial or nonfinancial conflicts to disclose. Tracie Lewis-Jennings has no financial or nonfinancial conflicts to disclose. Gold Level vendors will be offered an opportunity to sponsor a break; vendors have paid for this opportunity and will be providing information sold by their companies.

7:30-8:30am                           Registration/Exhibitors & Breakfast

8:30-8:45am                           Welcome & Intro

8:45-10:15am                         “Grand Rounds in Listening and Spoken Language Intervention”

10:15-10:30am                        Break

10:30-11:45am                        “Grand Rounds in Listening and Spoken Language Intervention”

11:45-1:00pm                         Lunch/ Exhibitors

1:00-2:15pm                           Management of Children with ANSD in AVT/Early Childhood Transition Services

2:15-2:30pm                           Break

2:30-3:45pm                           Management of Children with ANSD in AVT/Michigan Rehabilitation Services

3:45-4:00pm                           Sign Out/Evaluation