Educational Events

Upcoming Educational Events

 

August 11, 2021 Free In-Tuned® Seminar for Parents of Children with Brain-Based Disorders and Sensory Processing Challenges
This workshop focuses on the underlying causes of the disorders and how to best address each cause. The interactive nature of the workshop facilitates participants experiencing a change in their own awareness while learning skills to use immediately with others.
August 18, 2021 International Dyslexia Association Ontario presents a new workshop series Becoming a Literacy Leader - Creating a Culture Shift towards the Science of Reading which will occur on August 18th, September 22nd, October 27th, and November 24th, 2021 from 7:30 to 9 pm EST.
Join us for a series of panel discussions with educators who are at the forefront of implementing structured literacy in Ontario.  They will discuss the changes they have made and how they overcame the challenges they encountered along the way.  They will provide concrete examples of small actions that individual educators can take to spark big changes in their schools and the lives of their students.
October 1, 2021 NBASLPA Virtual Conference and AGM
NBASLPA is pleased to offer a virtual Fall conference on Friday October 1st!  Our Education Committee has worked very hard to offer a variety of speakers in both French and English on numerous topics.  Please see the conference poster, full speaker schedule and the registration form.  Those who would like to take advantage of the early-bird rate must send their registration form and participation fee to info@nbaslpa.ca no later than August 31st.  All sessions will be recorded and will be available to view by conference attendees for one month after the conference.  Also, there will be a 25$ gift card drawn at each session!
Speaker Information Booklet
NBASLPA Virtual Conference Schedule
2021 Conference Registration Form

Links to Educational Sites

Webinars

Podcast How to Complete Assessments Over Teletherapy
This 30 min podcast provides ideas to thoroughly assess your new patients over teletherapy to ensure great success!
Podcast Get it Write! Why and How to Incorporate Writing into School-Based SLP Practice
Explain the value of “authentic writing” to promote student engagement, motivation, and sociocultural-linguistic identity.  Analyze a student writing sample for microstructural vs. macrostructural features. Connect writing goals to language and speech outcomes, as well as to grade-level curriculum and learning standards.
Videos Swallowing Videos
These are short videos (2-3 minutes) that are on YouTube, ideal for the SLP working in the area of dysphagia to share with patients and families.