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Howard County, Columbia: “Understanding Language Processing”

October 22, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm EDT

Learning Disabilities Association of Maryland

An opportunity to listen, consider, and question

Free and Informal

Saturday, October 22, 2016; 10:00 a.m.

 

Understanding Language Processing Disorder and Strategies to Help our Students

Is your student’s difficulty a language processing disorder or ADHD or an emotional disability?

  • Learn how to tell the difference from diagnostic results and the experienced insights of the speaker
  • Learn strategies for helping a student with language processing disorder

Become a great advocate for your student

Presenter:  Adele Green, Ph.D., Center for Assessment and Treatment, Chevy Chase, MD

Adele Green, Ph.D., specializes in assessing the interaction of language, learning, attention, executive functioning and academic, social and emotional functioning.  Always supported by test data, Dr. Green is particularly experienced in teasing out the relationship between learning and other challenges and distressing behaviors such as anxiety, depression. opposition and defiance, underachieving and overachieving that are ascertained through the screening process, clinical observation and neuropsychological testing.  She is also very experienced in the evaluation of bilingual children.

Details

Date:
October 22, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

LDA of Maryland
Email:
ldamd@ldamd.org

Venue

Owen Brown Interfaith Center
Columbia, MD United States + Google Map

* PPMD Event