February 24, 2011

Registration Open for 2011 Vanderbilt Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Workshop, April 1, 2

Pre-Workshop Event: "Perspectives on AAC: A Parents’ Panel," Friday, April 1, 6-8:30 p.m., Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/MRL Building. No fee.

Workshop: "Curriculum Adaptations for Students with Complex Communication Needs," Pati King-DeBaun, M.S., Saturday, April 2, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/MRL Building.

For speech-language pathologists, special educators, other professionals in related fields, students, parents and family members. Offered for .6 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level, professional area). Workshop fee (includes any materials and meals/breaks) by March 1: $175 professionals ($200 after March 1), $50 students/parents. $125 Group Rate for two or more persons from the same agency or organization who register at the same time. Registrations will be accepted until March 25. There will be no on-site registration.

Sponsors: Department of Special Education, Department of Hearing & Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, Vanderbilt Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Training Program, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Disability Law and Advocacy Center of Tennessee, Technology Access Center, and Prentke Romich Co.

For details and to register for either or both events, to to http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/registration. Phone: 322-8240.