Live Professional Development | AbleNet, Inc.


Role of the SLP in a Verbal Behavior Classroom

March 8, 2023 | 2:00 PM CST | 60 minutes | 0.1 ASHA CEUs

The SLP plays an integral role as a multidisciplinary team member in a Verbal Behavior (VB) classroom. This training will provide and overview of VB, as well as suggestions for collaboration with team members within a VB classroom. The similarities between VB and speech therapy will also be discussed.

Cost: Free
Presenter: Marcy Pendleton, Regional Speech Therapy Supervisor
Level: Introductory


Joyful Learning: Engage and Advance Young Learners with Significant and Complex Learning Needs

April 5 | 11:00 AM CDT | 60 minutes | 0.1 ASHA CEUs

Young learners with significant disabilities – with cognitive and communication difficulties who may also have physical, sensory and behavioral needs – require instructional delivery that maximizes their learning opportunities and minimizes the barriers to attain desired learning outcomes.

This webinar will guide you on how to deliver learning opportunities with a hands-on, playful approach to motivate and sustain learner attention and advance their growth and development in cognitive, language and communication, social-emotional skills.

Cost: Free
Presenter: Padmaja Saraty, Author & Educational Consultant
Level: Introductory


Considerations in Adding Non-Robust AAC Tools as Secondary Systems

June 7 | 10:00 AM CDT | 60 minutes | 0.1 ASHA CEUs

There are a variety of AAC Tools that are very small. They are not, nor claim to be, robust vocabulary systems. These tools can possibly play a secondary role. This session reviews the features and usage of this category of AAC tools; it does NOT promote that these systems are a person’s primary system.

Cost: Free
Presenter: Kelly Fonner, Special Educator & AT Consultant
Level: Introductory