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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.
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