Course Description

This course covers applicable techniques and materials for subject areas and academic skill problems in reading, language, and for general study skills. A strong emphasis is placed on the development of self-monitoring skills and strategies, and on general problem-solving techniques, as well as on the acquisition of vocabulary and content knowledge. Parent and family support strategies are suggested. The role of the educational therapist involves individual case management, and the development of appropriate compensatory strategies for the client with learning disabilities to use in various settings.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Online - Fix-date
Oct 23, 2022 to Dec 12, 2022
Webcast - Off-site
6:00PM to 9:30PM
Dec 01, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Off-Site Locations
Course Fee(s)
Tuition - $545 credit (3 units) $545.00
Available for Credit
3 units
Section Notes

Please note there is a mandatory online webcast session on Tuesday, December 1, 2022 6p.m. - 9 p.m. PST.

Enroll before August 29 and save 15%. Apply discount code FALL15.

Section Materials
  • Textbook (Mandatory) The Power of Dyslexic Thinking by Robert W. Langston © 2012 AuthorHouse ISBN 978-1468553956
  • Textbook (Mandatory) Educational Therapy in Action: Behind and Beyond the Office Door by Dorothy Fink Ungerleider © 2011 Routledge ISBN 978-0415888851
  • (Mandatory) Overcoming Dyslexia by Sally Shaywitz 2nd edition ISBN 978-0385350327
  • (Optional) The Power of Dyslexic Thinking by Robert W. Langston © 2012 ISBN 978-1468553956
  • (Optional) Teaching Students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, OWL LD, and Dyscalculia Brookes Publishing 2 edition ISBN 978-1598578942
  • (Optional) Best Practices in Educational Therapy by Ann Parkinson Kaganoff © 2019 ISBN 978-1138319929
  • (Optional) How the Brain Learns Math © 2014 Corwin 2 edition ISBN 978-1483368467
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