December 10th 6:00 pm - Using Storybooks as Speech Therapy Tools
When: Tuesday December 10th
at 6 pm Central Standard Time
Registration Ends December 9th
Earn .2 ASHA CEUs during this 2 hour live webinar!
Each person who plans to view the webinar is expected to register and purchase their spot individually. If you would like to purchase multiple spots for your agency, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the names and email address of the other group members.
Shared storybook reading can provide a powerful context for supporting speech and language growth in young children with speech and/or language impairment. This course will provide speech-language pathologists with evidence-based strategies to facilitate progress on goals related to speech, language, and social skills along with specific book titles for each goal area.
- Describe 5 articulation skills, 5 language skills, and 5 social skills that can be addressed through shared storybook reading.
- List specific strategies to use before, during, and after shared book reading to promote speech and language development.
- Summarize how storybooks can be used to promote phonological awareness skills in young children.
Minutes 1-2 Introduction
Minutes 3-10 Why and how SLPs use books in therapy
Minutes 11-35 Addressing articulation goals with storybooks
Minutes 36-55 Addressing language goals with storybooks
Minutes 56-70 Addressing social goals with storybooks
Minutes 71-90 Specific strategies to promote speech and language
Minutes 91-110 Building phonological awareness skills with storybooks
Minutes 111-120 Q&A
CARI EBERT, M.S., CCC-SLP, is a pediatric speech-language pathologist in private practice in the Kansas City, Missouri area. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Iowa and Master of Science degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Ms. Ebert is a therapist, consultant, and nationally recognized speaker who get paid to do what she loves most...TALK! She works exclusively with young children, ages birth to five, and their families and believes that early intervention is the key to future success. She has dedicated her career to helping young children achieve their maximum potential with speech, language, and social development. Ms. Ebert presents evidence-based, clinically relevant information regarding early child development. Whether you are a pediatric therapist or an early childhood educator, you will benefit from the fun and effective therapy solutions found in her seminars. Join Ms. Ebert as she explores important issues for enhancing the development of infants, toddlers, and preschool age children...you’ll be glad you took the time!
Financial Disclosure: Cari Ebert owns Summit Speech Therapy, LLC (dba Cari Ebert Seminars) and receives a salary. Cari is author of the "Learning to Learn Behaviors Assessment" which she will reference in this webinar. She receives royalties from cariebertseminars.com product sales and benefits financially from presenting this course.
Nonfinancial Disclosure: Cari Ebert has a son with autism and apraxia and shares personal experiences in her seminars and webinars.