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Thinking with a Visual Brain in an Auditory World

5.0 Hours
24
Video

Course Description

Most people learn to think with a visual brain but live in an auditory culture. This workshop provides participants with the neuroscience behind how learners become literate through the Neuro-Semantic Language Learning Theory (NLLT). Participants will be provided with numerous examples of how to use language strategies for increased literacy across ages and populations.


All courses included for $189 / Year

Objective

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

1
Define the Neuro-Semantic Language Learning Theory
2
Use rich language as part of cartooning
3
Explain how language mediates literacy (thinking, viewing, listening, speaking, reading, writing, and calculating

About Presenters

Ellyn Lucas Arwood

EdD, CCC-SLP

Ellyn Arwood is a Professor at the University of Portland in Portland, Oregon and has both national and international reputations for scholarship in the areas of language, cognition, learning, neuroeducation, and special needs. During the past 40 years Dr. Arwood has been on faculty at a number of universities, teaching and providing hands-on clinical experiences with all populations of communicatively impaired children and adults. She is the author of several textbooks and one monograph about the concept of pragmatism applied to communication disorders, learning, and using language to learn.

Additional Information

This course is offered for 0.50 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area)

Course Timeline

Timeline
30 min: Drawing of NLLT in real time
60 min: Learning to think with a visual brain for how to be literate
30 min: Thinking with a visual brain
75 min: Examples of how NLLT plus characteristics of non sound-based languages provides principles of application to literacy reading, writing, thinking, viewing, speaking, listening, and calculating)
75 min: More examples of strategies
30 min: Paradigm Shift and Questions/Answers

Course Disclosure

This presentation will focus exclusively on Neuro-Semantic Language Learning Theory (NLLT) and will not include information about other similar or related theories.
Disclosure Statement for Ellyn Lucas Arwood
Financial Ellyn Arwood received compensation for this presentation from SpeechTherapyPD.com.
Nonfinancial No relevant non-financial relationships exist.

Ellyn Lucas Arwood

EdD, CCC-SLP

Included In:
Audio Basic Professional

Purchase this course for $139.99