The Dallas Dyslexia Information Group (DDIG) is a monthly dyslexia support group for the Dallas-Fort Worth community. Each month DDIG speakers and other LD professionals provide information and resources concerning learning differences to parents, educators, LD professionals, and others interested in learning more about dyslexia and related topics. DDIG provides encouragement and a venue to share information and resources to adults and older adolescents with learning differences.
These presentations are free and open to the public. One and one half CEU’s or a Certificate of Attendance are given to Academic Language Therapy Association members, LD professionals, Educators, and other Professionals for a $5.00 fee.
- When: 2nd Monday of each month
- Time: 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
- Location: Varies
March 12, 2018 – “Building Blocks of Successful Reading” – Sara Loving, M.S. CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist from The Callier Center, will discuss how to promote success through the stages of reading with a hands-on-approach. – The Callier Center
April 9, 2018 – “Young Adults Transitioning from High School to College” – Jim Wright, coordinator for Parent Resource Network PATH Project, will provide practical suggestions and information about the college admissions process students with learning differences. Topics including disclosure of disability, self-advocacy, available accommodations and other resources will be discussed. – Dallas Academy
May 14, 2018 – “Study Skills Basics Using Multisensory Memory Techniques for Enhanced Learning” -Kim Arthur, a local CALT- QI in private practice, will present a program on Study Skills. She will emphasize the brain’s memory function and how to use that knowledge to enhance specific multi-sensory study techniques for students with Dyslexia, ADHD, and other related learning differences. – Fairhill School
Mark your calendars for this future DDIG Date:
- June 11, 2018
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