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2 Day Event:
December 6, 2017
through December 7, 2017

Cost of Attendance:

First Day Only:
$259.00 per person.

Second Day Only:
$259.00 per person.

Two Days:
$425.00 per person.

Location: ST. LOUIS
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December 6, 2017

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Conference for School-Based Speech-Language Pathologists

FALL 2017

Presented by Speech Pathologists for Speech Pathologists

Bureau of Education & Research - Professional Staff Development Conference

Highly Effective Strategies You Can Use Tomorrow!

Choose from 21 Therapy-Based Conference Sessions

  • SLP Teacher Resources
  • Hundreds of Practical Strategies
  • … and Many More!
ASHA CEUs Available

Uniquely Qualified Instructors

Char Boshart is a practicing speech-language pathologist with many years of experience working in schools. Char is a prolific author who has presented hundreds of well-received seminars throughout the country. Her presentation style is infectious and exhilarating as she offers highly effective, practical ideas and methods you can use immediately in your own work.
*ASHA-required disclosure statement for Char Boshart:
Financial: Consultant for the Bureau of Education & Research and receives honorarium compensation, ASHA CEU Administrator for the Bureau of Education & Research for which she receives compensation. Char is the owner of Speech Dynamics Incorporated from which she receives salary compensation.
Non-Financial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Suzanne M. Foley is a sought-after audiologist who works extensively with schools and Speech-Language Pathologists. She is one of the few audiologists in her home state who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Auditory Processing Disorders (APD). She has worked with numerous Speech-Language Pathologists in the diagnosis of children with APD and subsequent treatment plans for those students. In addition to providing evaluations and treatment of auditory processing disorders in her private practice, Suzanne also teaches about APD in auditory disorder distance learning programs and at local and state conferences.
*ASHA-required disclosure statement for Suzanne M. Foley:
Financial: Consultant for the Bureau of Education & Research and receives honorarium compensation.
Non-Financial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Sarah James is an experienced school-based speech-language pathologist and an outstanding presenter. Sarah specializes in connecting speech-language skills and literacy development. She has comprehensive training and experience working with students on literacy development, both in and out of the regular education classroom. Sarah maintains a private practice offering direct speech, language, literacy, and consultative services.
*ASHA-required disclosure statement for Sarah James:
Financial: Consultant for the Bureau of Education & Research and receives honorarium compensation.
Non-Financial: No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.

Conference Agenda

7:45 a.m. - 8:25 a.m Registration
8:30 a.m. - 9:05 a.m. Opening General Session
9:15 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. Morning Sessions
11:55 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. Lunch Break (on your own)
1:05 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
Participants, please check in at the registration desk each day you attend.

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. Morning Sessions
11:20 a.m. - 12:35 p.m. Lunch Break (on your own)
12:35 p.m. - 3:20 p.m Afternoon Sessions

Who Should Attend

School-Based Speech-Language Pathologists serving Grades K-12.


CEU Info
This course is offered for up to 1.0 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

Special Benefits of Attending

Comprehensive Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive resource handbook, specifically designed for this conference. Included in the handbook are resource materials for ALL conference sessions, even those you don’t attend. These materials include:

  • Powerful, current strategies for speech-language pathologists supported by the latest research and best practice in school settings
  • Treatment strategies every SLP should know
    The latest in technology resources designed for SLPs and language development

Semester Credit Option
Brandman University Logo Up to four Graduate level professional development credit are available with an additional fee and completion of follow up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University system, will be available at this BER program.

Meet Inservice Requirements
At the end of the program, each attendee will receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify hours of participation in meeting continuing education requirements.

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