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

Course Number: EDUC X330.33

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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 Apr 16

174EDY004

Starting Apr 16
174EDY004

Course Fees

$445 Early Bird Discount ends on Apr 10
$495 after Apr 10

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:
Apr 16 - May 27, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

Special Refund Policy "A" applies.

 

 

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

Mandatory
"The Source Development of Executive Functions"
Fahy, Jill and Richard, Gail
ISBN: 9781416410775

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