2020 HELIX Revisited

09. Research and Practice in Distance Consultation: What We are Learning in the Season of COVID-19

Online

Session Dates

Sunday January 31, 2021 - 12:01 AM - Online
Sunday February 28, 2021 - 12:01 AM - Online

Closed

This session deepens the exploration of distance consultation during COVID-19 with case studies of practitioners who suddenly were forced into a distance consultation model. The content within PSU’s emerging model was applied by graduate students under the supervision of COMS mentors.

Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the use of O&M standards as they apply to distance consultation in O&M.
  • Describe and discuss lessons learned from case studies for distance based O&M.
  • Measure efficacy of distance based O&M services from student progress data as well as the perspectives of students and family members.

Target Audience:

Teachers who work with students who are blind or visually impaired; Teachers who work with students who are Deaf-Blind; Orientation and Mobility Specialists; Parents, Guardians, Family Members; Paraprofessionals


Target Audience

Special Education Teachers; Teachers who work with students who are blind or visually impaired; Teachers who work with students with hearing loss; Teachers who work with students who are Deaf-Blind; Teachers/other professionals who work with students who have sustained traumatic brain injury; Speech therapists; General Education Teachers; Supervisors/Administrators; Occupational Therapists and/or Physical Therapists; School Counselors and/or School Psychologists; Parents, Guardians, Family Members; Paraprofessionals

Topics Covered: Low Incidence

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Annette Bauerlein, at 610-787-7211, or abauerlein@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:

On-line Courses

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
ACVREP
PSYCH
Hours of Instructional Time
No credit

Presenters:

Amy Parker , Katherine Ericson

Event Contact:

Registration:

Annette Bauerlein
abauerlein@pattan.net
610-878-7211

Contact:

Kristin Starosta
kstarosta@pattan.net
610-878-7237

Additional Info

Registration for HELIX Revisited closes on February 19, 2021.