Understanding & Supporting Students with CVI
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Presenter: Chris Russell MS. Ed., TVI, CVI Range-Endorsed Project Coordinator, New York DB Collaborative
When: Friday, February 15, 2019 8:30 am- 3:30pm
Location: Statewide Programs for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing & Deaf-Blind
Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) is the leading cause of visual impairment in children in the western hemisphere. Children with CVI present with unique visual behavioral characteristics, across a range of visual functioning and adaptive needs. These sessions provide content based on the CVI Range approach to functional vision assessment and educational interventions developed by Dr. Roman-Lantzy.
Session 1—CVI: An Introduction to Characteristics, Phases & Assessment PDMS Section #50287 8:30-10:30
Session 2—CVI: Focus on Alternative & Augmentative Communication PDMS Section #50288 10:45-12:00
Session 3—CVI: Focus on Educational Program Development, Curriculum Adaptations & Functional Routines PDMS Section #50289 1:00-3:30
The CVI Session Descriptions gives a full description of each of the three sessions.
For more information contact
Karen Robinson 302-454-2305 or email@example.com