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
Feb 26, 2024 to Apr 08, 2024
Webcast - Off-site
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Mar 19, 2024
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 March 19 from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. PST.

Enroll before December 11, 2023  and save 15% on tuition fees. Apply discount code WNTR15.

Section Materials
  • Textbook (Optional) 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) 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
  • Textbook (Mandatory) Speech to Print by Louisa Moats 3rd Edition edition ISBN 978-1-68125-330-5
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