Tuesday, April 14 9:00 AM

Identification of Dyslexia: The Special Education Opportunity Register

Date/Time: April 14, 2020, 9:00 AM

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is offering a seminar for assessment professionals with graduate-level training and certification in test administration and interpretation, including Educational Diagnosticians, Licensed Specialists in School Psychology, Speech-Language Pathology, and Licensed Professional Counselors. The seminar will address identification through the full and individual evaluation process. 

Speakers:

Stephanie Forbis, M.A. and Brittany Benson, Ed.S

This seminar will highlight:
  • Assessment data gathering that would suggest the need to consider Dyslexia.
  • Test instruments and the decision-making process to more specifically evaluate the core features of Dyslexia within the context of a full and individual evaluation.
  • Student profiles that require more in depth interpretation due to complications such as ADHD.
  • Case studies will be presented.
  • This seminar will not cover information regarding second language/bilingual assessment and identification.

Registration includes seminar materials, continental breakfast and lunch. ​

Registration closes April 6, 2020 or when seminar seating is filled.

Location:

Scottish Rite Hospital - Reverchon A and B
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, TX 75219

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Contact:

Kathleen Saxon

Phone: 214-559-7817

Email: dyslexia.events@tsrh.org