Comprehensive Assessment: Using Research to Improve Practice for SLPs

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Session Dates

Tuesday April 04, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Closed

Comprehensive assessment utilizes information from a variety of sources to address the difference vs. disorder challenge faced school based SLPs. Participants will review the evidence on diagnostic accuracy of tests, dynamic assessment methods, and narrative analysis techniques. Opportunities for SLPs to consider the impact of socio-economic status, cultural and linguistic differences, and the impact of language variation will be provided. SLPs will learn to compare data from standardized assessments and use specific dynamic assessment techniques to identify and address areas of weakness.

Objectives

  • Identify 3 pieces of research on assessment practices.
  • Summarize the diagnostic accuracy of norm-referenced techniques and dynamic assessment methods.
  • Identify 3 sample statements for use in report writing to document evidence based assessment practices.

Audience

Speech and Language Pathologists

Individuals attending this workshop must arrive on time and stay the duration of the workshop in order to receive Act 48 Professional Education hours.


Topics Covered: Speech & Language

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Location: WITF Harrisburg
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Location: Riverview Intermediate Unit 06
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Location: Westmoreland Intermediate Unit 07
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Location: Appalachia IU 8/Johnstown
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Location: Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11 VC
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Location: Lincoln IU 12 - VC Site
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Location: Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13
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Location: Berks County IU 14 - VC site
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Location: Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit 16
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Location: Blast Intermediate Unit 17 - Canton
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Location: Blast IU 17 - Williamsport
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Location: Luzerne Intermediate Unit 18
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Location: Bucks County Intermediate Unit 22
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Location: Chester County IU 24 - VC Site
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Location: Central Intermediate Unit 10
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Location: Delaware County IU 25 - Morton PA
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Location: Delaware Valley Middle School - Milford; PA
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Location: White Haven Center - White Haven; PA
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Location: Northwest Tri-County IU 5 - videoconference
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Location: Carbon-Lehigh IU 21 - VC site
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Location: Beaver Valley IU 27
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Location: Pocono Mountain SD - Swiftwater Elementary Center
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Location: Intermediate Unit 01 - VC site
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Location: Seneca Highlands Intermediate Unit 09
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Location: Northeastern Educational Intermediate Unit 19
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Location: Scranton SD Isaac Tripp Elem. School
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Location: Schuylkill Intermediate Unit 29
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Location: Frazier Middle School
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Location: Arin Intermediate Unit 28
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Event Info

Event Type:

Videoconferences

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
ASHA
No credit

Presenters:

Marie C. Ireland, M.ED. CCC-SLP, BCS-CL

Event Contact:

Registration:

Distance Learning
dlc@pattan.net
800-446-5607 x6884

Contact:

Elizabeth Christopher
echristopher@pattan.net
800-360-7282 x3409