OSSPEAC

2016 Conference Session Agenda & Handouts

OSSPEAC is honored to have the following presenters and sessions offered at the 2016 OSSPEAC Conference. To find out more information on a session and the presenters, please click on that session’s link. As handouts become available, they will be posted here. 

Ethics Professional Issues Language/Literacy Autism & Low Incidence Assistive Tech/AAC Speech Sound Disorders Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Hearing & Listening

Day Time Session Number Strand Session Title Presenter Handouts
Sunday Oct.9 2:00   Registration Opens      
  3:00-5:00 1 Ethics Resolving Ethical Dilemmas – Best Practices for School Based SLPs & AUDs Gregg Thornton

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  3:00-5:00 2 Professional Issues Workload Approach: It’s Not Optional in Ohio! (short course) Dr. Charles Carlin  HERE
  3:00-5:00 3 Language & Literacy Bringing Literacy to Life: Reviving Your Literacy Toolkit from ABC to AAC Jana Randazzo et all  HERE
  3:00-5:00 4 Assistive Tech/AAC Pairing Picture Books with Apps to Cotextually Address Language Objectives Sean Sweeney  HERE
  3:00-5:00 5 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Minimizing Bullying for Children Who Stutter Dr. J. Scott Yaruss  HERE
  3:00-5:00 6 Hearing & Listening Cochlear Product Updates Greg White  
  7:00-7:30   Awards & Honors of OSSPEAC   Dr. Wayne Secord & Dr. Reena Kothari  
  7:30-8:30 7 Keynote Functional Communication is Key to Building Relationships Chris Klein  
Monday, Oct.10 7:00-5:00   Registration Open All Day      
  7:00-8:15   Breakfast      
**Note the early start time** 8:00-10:00 8 **Ethics Ethical Practice: What is it? How do I do it?What are the Pittfalls? Deborah Dixon  
  8:30-10:00 9 Assistive Tech/AAC AAC 101: Using Early Language Development to Guide AAC Intervention Jennifer Monahan HERE HERE HERE 
  8:30-10:00 10 Hearing & Listening Case Studies in Pediatric Amplification: Considerations when Working with Children with Unilateral Hearing Loss, Bimodal Devices & Severe to Profound Hearing Loss Dr. Dave Gordey  HERE
  8:30-11:30 11 Professional Issues Workload Approach: It’s Not Optional in Ohio! (full course) Dr. Charles Carlin HERE 
  8:30-11:30 12 Language & Literacy The Science of Learning Words Dr. Judy Montgomery  HERE HERE
  8:30-11:30 13 Language & Literacy Raising Readers – Building Language & Early Literacy Skills Through Interactive Reading Dr. Shari Robertson  HERE
  8:30-11:30 14 Autism & Low Incidence Transforming Student Performance by Changing Their Audience Jon Smith & Pam Pirogowicz  HERE
  8:30-11:30 15 Speech Sound Disorders Phonology Focus – Putting Principles Into Practice Teresa Farnham  HERE
  10:15-11:45 16 Assistive Tech/AAC Technology Tips & Applications to Facilitate Contextualized Language Development with Adolescent Clients Sean Sweeney HERE 
  10:15-11:45 17 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Trials, Tribulations & Triumphing Over Stuttering (a Real Life Story) Norbert Lewandowski  HERE
  10:15-11:45 18 Hearing & Listening Self Determination & Its Importance to Children with Hearing Loss Dr. Dave Gordey  HERE
  12-1:15 19 Lunch Enhancing Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology Service Delivery Across the Continuum Deborah Dixon  HERE
  1:30-3:00 20 Professional Issues Taking It Up A Notch: Expanding Our Presence Beyond Our 4 Walls Jenna Rayburn, Nicole Allison, & Desiree Rusch-Winterbottom HERE 
  1:30-3:00 21 Assistive Tech/AAC ASD & Assistive Technology: Reading Jan Rogers & Amy Bixler-Coffin HERE
  1:30-3:00 22 Speech Sound Disorders Waking Up the Speech Industry Through Technology Advancement Joshua Larsen HERE 
  1:30-3:00 23 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia 7 Tips for Talking with the Child (and Parent of a Child) Who Stutters Norbert Lewandowski

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  1:30-3:00 24 Hearing & Listening Plasticity of the Auditory Cortex: Reorganization Following Hearing Loss & Intervention Dr. Christine Brennan  HERE 
  1:30-4:30 25 Language & Literacy The Science of Learning Words – Repeat Dr. Judy Montgomery  HERE HERE
  1:30-4:30 26 Language & Literacy Building Better Readers: Meeting the Literacy Challenge Dr. Shari Robertson  HERE
  1:30-4:30 27 Language & Literacy Here’s How to Conduct Narrative Assessment for Grades K – 4 Dr. Sue Grogan-Johnson

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  1:30-4:30 28 Autism & Low Incidence Functional Communication Training: Practical Strategiesfor the School-Based SLP Allison Acerra & Caitlin DelMedico HERE
  1:30-4:30 29 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Feeding, Swallowing & Schools: What You Need to Know Dr. Erin Redle  
  3:15-4:45 30 Professional Issues “Pathway to Publishing”: How to Develop & Publish Your Own Therapy Tools Jenna Rayburn & Nicole Allison  HERE
  3:15-4:45 31 Assistive Tech/AAC ASD & Assistive Technology: Social Competence Jan Rogers & Amy Bixler-Coffin  HERE
  3:15-4:45 32 Autism & Low Incidence Bringing Real Life to Therapy for High School and Transition Students with Multiple Disabilities Kelley Mendoza & Terri Farnham  HERE
  3:15-4:45 33 Hearing & Listening The Role of the Auditory Cortex in Speech Sound Processing & Literacy Acquisition Dr. Christine Brennan HERE
  5:00-6:30   Vendor Event      
  6:30-10:30   Special Ticketed Event      
Tuesday, Oct.11 7:00-8:00   Registration Open      
  7:00-8:15   Breakfast OSSPEAC Membership Meeting    
  8:30-10:00 34 Professional Issues Managing Your Workload: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly! Barbara Conrad & Ann Slone  HERE HERE HERE
  8:30-10:00 35 Autism & Low Incidence Starting Treatment Right with Autism & Severe Cognitive Impairment Lynn Dudek HERE 
  8:30-10:00 36 Autism & Low Incidence Co-Teaching & Collaboration: Creating Groups for Childrenwith Autism Allison Acerra & Kelly Klika HERE 
  8:30-10:00 37 Hearing & Listening Universal Newborn Hearing Screening in Ohio Dr. Reena Kothari  
  8:30-11:30 38 Language & Literacy Early Writing in Preschool Classrooms Dr. Sonia Cabell HERE
  8:30-11:30 39 Language & Literacy Pathways to Excellence in Language & Literacy: A Multiple Top 10 Approach (note this is a full day course which continues in the afternoon) Dr. Wayne Secord  HERE
  8:30-11:30 40 Speech Sound Disorders Using Objective Data to Measure Change In Speech Sound Production & Voice Dr. Anna Schmidt  HERE
  8:30-11:30 41 Speech Sound Disorders  Update on Interventions for Childhood Apraxia of Speech Dr. Rebecca McCauley  HERE
  8:30-11:30 42 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Stuttering Therapy: Empowering Students to Achieve the Impossible – Part 1 Marilee Fini

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  10:15-11:45 43 Professional Issues UpCycling Your School Based Practice: What is Old is New With A Twist Barbara Conrad et all  HERE
  10:15-11:45 44 Language & Literacy The Future of Language Assessment: Cutting Edge Analysis & the Implications for Practice Dr. Adam Scheller  HERE
  10:15-11:45 45 Autism & Low Incidence Starting Treatment Right with Autism & Severe Cognitive Impairment – Repeat Lynn Dudek  HERE
  10:15-11:45 46 Hearing & Listening COACHing to Better Newborn Hearing Outcomes: Coalition of Ohio Audiologists & Children’s Hospitals Dr. Lisa Hunter et all  
  12:00-1:15   Lunch Break – on your own      
  12-1:15 47 Hearing & Listening Phonak Pediatric Audiology Update Luncheon Dr. Lindsay Roberts  HERE
**Note the early start time 1:00-3:30 39 (continued) **Language & Literacy Pathways to Excellence in Language & Literacy: A Multiple Top 10 Approach Continued Dr. Wayne Secord  HERE
  1:30-3:30 48 Professional Issues Barrier Breaking Communications: Effective Parent Communications Across Language, Cultures & Socio-economic Barriers Dollye Finney & Amy LaMotte Davis  
  1:30-3:30 49 Language & Literacy Supporting Vocabulary Growth in Early Childhood Settings Dr. Erica Barnes  HERE
**Note the early ending time 1:30-3:00 50 **Speech Sound Disorders Waking Up the Speech Industrythrough Technology Advancement – Repeat Joshua Larsen  HERE
  1:30-3:30 51 Fluency/Voice Dysphagia Stuttering Therapy: Empowering Students to Achieve the Impossible – Part 2 Marilee Fini

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  1:30-3:30 52 Hearing & Listening Resolving Ethical Dilemmas – Best Practices for School Based SLPs & AUDs Gregg Thornton HERE HERE