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Techniques of Educational Therapy, Part I: Academic and Content Areas

Techniques of Educational Therapy, Part I: Academic and Content Areas

Course Number: EDUC X330.33

3 units

This course covers applicable techniques and materials for subject areas and academic skill problems in reading, language, and for general study skills. A strong emphasis is placed on the development of self-monitoring skills and strategies, and on general problem-solving techniques, as well as on the acquisition of vocabulary and content knowledge. Parent and family support strategies are suggested. The role of the educational therapist involves individual case management, and the development of appropriate compensatory strategies for the client with learning disabilities to use in various settings.

Available Sections

Starting Nov 5

182EDY004

Starting Nov 5
182EDY004

Course Fees

$445 Early Bird Discount ends on Oct 30
$495 after Oct 30

Instructor

Regina Richards [ bio ]

close [x] Regina Richards, M.A., Educational Therapist, Riverside, founded Richards Educational Therapy Center and Big Springs School, a specialized multidisciplinary school for students with learning disabilities. She is also the author of books and journal articles focusing on reading, writing, dyslexia and dysgraphia.

Schedule:

Begins:
Nov 5 - Dec 16, 2018

Begins:
Dec 4, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

Mandatory online session Tues, 6 p.m. PST, Dec. 4.


 

 

 

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Educational Therapy in Action: Behind and Beyond the Office Door"
Dorothy Ungerleider
ISBN: 978-0415888851

Mandatory
"The Power of Dyslexic Thinking"
Robert W. Langston
ISBN: 978-1468553956

Mandatory
"Teaching Students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, OWL LD, and Dyscalculia, Second Edition"
Berninger & Wolf
ISBN: 1598578944

Starting Jan 14

183EDY004

Starting Jan 14
183EDY004

Course Fees

$445 Early Bird Discount ends on Jan 8
$495 after Jan 8

Instructor

Kelsey Gogarty [ bio ]

close [x] Kelsey Marie Gogarty, M.Ed., is the Founder and Owner of "Roots of Therapy" in La Jolla, as well as an Educational Therapist, and a certified Clinical Nutritionist. She works part-time as a learning and reading specialist at The Gillispie School, leading professional development support, assisting with differentiation in the classroom, and facilitating student support team meetings with teachers and parents. Ms. Gogarty has done extensive research on the influence of nutrition on ADD/ADHD behavior, holistic approaches to learning differences, and has a great deal of experience mentoring and guiding Educational Therapy interns.

Schedule:

Begins:
Jan 14 - Feb 24, 2019

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

 


 

 

 

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Educational Therapy in Action: Behind and Beyond the Office Door"
Dorothy Ungerleider
ISBN: 978-0415888851

Mandatory
"The Power of Dyslexic Thinking"
Robert W. Langston
ISBN: 978-1468553956

Mandatory
"Teaching Students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, OWL LD, and Dyscalculia, Second Edition"
Berninger & Wolf
ISBN: 1598578944

Optional
"Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents"
Peg Dawson and Richard Guare
ISBN: 978-1606235713

Optional
"Overcoming Dyslexia"
Sally Shaywitz, M.D
ISBN: 9780679781592

Optional
"Writing Better: Effective Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning Difficulties"
Steven Graham and Karen Harris
ISBN: 978-1557667045

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 182EDY004

Dates: Nov 5 - Dec 16, 2018

Dates: Dec 4, 2018

Instructor: Regina Richards

Textbook: Mandatory
"Educational Therapy in Action: Behind and Beyond the Office Door"
Dorothy Ungerleider
ISBN: 978-0415888851 Mandatory
"The Power of Dyslexic Thinking"
Robert W. Langston
ISBN: 978-1468553956 Mandatory
"Teaching Students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, OWL LD, and Dyscalculia, Second Edition"
Berninger & Wolf
ISBN: 1598578944

Location: Online Course

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 183EDY004

Dates: Jan 14 - Feb 24, 2019

Instructor: Kelsey Gogarty

Textbook: Mandatory
"Educational Therapy in Action: Behind and Beyond the Office Door"
Dorothy Ungerleider
ISBN: 978-0415888851 Mandatory
"The Power of Dyslexic Thinking"
Robert W. Langston
ISBN: 978-1468553956 Mandatory
"Teaching Students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, OWL LD, and Dyscalculia, Second Edition"
Berninger & Wolf
ISBN: 1598578944 Optional
"Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents"
Peg Dawson and Richard Guare
ISBN: 978-1606235713 Optional
"Overcoming Dyslexia"
Sally Shaywitz, M.D
ISBN: 9780679781592 Optional
"Writing Better: Effective Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning Difficulties"
Steven Graham and Karen Harris
ISBN: 978-1557667045

Location: Online Course

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