On March 5-8, The California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CSHA) is having their annual convention and exhibition at the Long Beach Convention Center and Hyatt Regency in Long Beach, CA.
The CSHA convention and exhibition is the biggest state-wide event for speech-language pathologists, audiologists, speech language pathology assistants and students. Participants will get the opportunity to learn the latest research as well as attain many news skills in the 150 educational sessions that can enhance their career.
AAPC author Elizabeth Sautter MA, CCC-SLP, will present the education session, Collaborating With Caregivers to Make Social Learning Stick! at 1:30-3:00 on Saturday, March 7. This session will provide professionals who have recently entered the field, as well as seasoned speech-language pathologists with research, functionality and concepts of parent training principles utilized within the context of teaching social regulation. Participants will be given an overview of social regulation along with tips and strategies to utilize for parent training.
Be sure to stop by exhibitor booth 414 for fun giveaways and to meet Elizabeth Sautter! Elizabeth will be signing copies of her books on Thursday, March 5 at 5:30pm - 7:00pm and Saturday, March 7 at 4:30pm - 5:00pm.
CSHA is a professional non-profit organization that promotes speech and hearing to children and adults with communication and related challenges.
To learn more about the schedule, exhibits, and more, click here.
Elizabeth Sautter, MA CCC-SLP, co-directs and co-owns Communication Works, a private practice offering speech, language, social and occupational therapy for children and adults. She has worked with preschool to adult clients and their families since 1996 in private practice, schools, and hospitals. Following her professional passion, Elizabeth has specialized in social communication, self-regulation, and executive functioning. She thrives on learning and developing functional and creative intervention tools and programs to support her clients, and enjoys collaborating with other professionals and parents. In addition, her relationships with her sister and extended family members with special needs have made her work a lifelong endeavor. She has completed a mentorship and internship with Michelle Garcia Winner, Stephanie Madrigal, and Pamela Crooke, and has co-authored two popular children’s books about whole body listening, Whole Body Listening Larry at Home and Whole Body Listening Larry at School. Elizabeth is also the author of the AAPC title Make Social Learning Stick!. Elizabeth lives with her husband, two sons, and a dog, who continually teach her new life lessons and keep her smiling.
Make Social Learning Stick! is a “go-to” manual for parents, caregivers, and professionals supporting social and emotional skills in children. The user-friendly, how-to activities can be used in everyday life to increase verbal and nonverbal language, listening skills, understanding of hidden rules, perspective taking, executive functioning, and more. The activities presented are recipes for social and emotional learning for which parents, teachers, and therapists typically already have the ingredients. With close to 200 fun and easy activities, including contributions from leading experts such as Michelle Garcia Winner, MA, CCC-SLP, Kari Dunn Buron, MsEd, Leah Kuypers, MAEd, OTR/L, Emily Rubin, MS, CCC-SLP, Sarah Ward, MS, CCC-SLP, and Pamela Wolfberg, PhD, the book offers close to 200 ways to embrace teachable moments throughout daily routines.
To order a copy of Make Social Learning Stick!, click here.