Supporting Language Development: Training Families In-Person and Over Telehealth Technology
Participants will gain knowledge of parent-based language facilitation, which has been shown to be an effective way of supporting language development in young children. Many families in Idaho live in rural and remote areas without access to family education programs. This presentation will outline several models of parent-based education using different types of technology.
Kristina Blaiser, Ph.D. is an associate professor of Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Director of the HATCH Lab at Idaho State University-Meridian. Dr. Blaiser’s research focuses on providing high-quality assessment and intervention services with children who are Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing, regardless of their geographic location.