Whole Body Learning Conference

02.27.14

You do not want to miss this!!!!! Krisanne, Cali’s OT, asked if I would pass along this information. This is a one day conference being hosted by the Life Skills Clinic through the University of Utah Health Clinic. It’s going to be great!


 

Whole Body Learning Conference

Date:

Friday, March 14 from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm; at the Division of Occupational Therapy (520 Wakara Way on the University of Utah Campus/Research Park)

Cost:

   $30.00, includes continental breakfast and lunch

Audience:

Special education and general education teachers, paraprofessionals, related service providers (OT, speech, PT, counseling, etc.), psychologists, parents

Presenters:

Krisanne Lewis MOT, OTR/L; Kasey Mitchell MOT, OTR/L

 

 

This day-long conference will focus on strategies to help children of all ages be more successful in school.  Topics will include Sensory Integration theory, research, and strategies; visual development and visual perceptual strategies; fine motor development and strategies to teach handwriting.  Hands-on learning opportunities will also be provided, and attendees will leave with ready-to-implement ideas and research-based intervention strategies.  Attendees will have the opportunity to network with other professionals and will leave with a certificate of attendance.

 

Agenda:

8:30 – Registration and breakfast

9:00 – Sensory Integration theory, evidence and background

10:15 – Break

10:30 – Sensory Integration strategies for school and home

12:00 – Lunch and social/professional networking

12:45 – Small group/case studies

1:30 – Vision and visual perceptual strategies

2:30 – Break

2:45 – Handwriting and fine motor strategies

4:00 – Dismissal

 

To Register:

Contact Kim or Krisanne

(801)585-6837

 

 


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