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23TRA416 - Empowering Educators : Navigating Difficult Conversations and Referrals in Student Support

23TRA416 - Empowering Educators : Navigating Difficult Conversations and Referrals in Student Support




TIME : 7-9PM

Join us for an insightful webinar led by Alanna O'Connor a seasoned Speech and Language Therapist, tailored specifically for educators in Ireland.
In this engaging session, you will gain valuable tools and strategies to effectively handle those challenging conversations with parents and guardians.
Learn how to express concerns about a student's communication development and confidently recommend therapy services when necessary. Alanna will share practical tips and real-world scenarios to equip you with the skills needed to foster open and supportive relationships with families, ensuring every student receives the care they deserve.
Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your communication skills and make a meaningful impact on the lives of the students you serve.

Bio of Presenter : 

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Alanna O’Connor is a highly experienced and dedicated speech and language therapist who brings a wealth of expertise and passion to the field of neurodiversity, speech and language disorders, and disability supports in education. With years of experience, Alanna is dedicated to empowering education staff in Ireland to create inclusive and supportive environments for all pupils.

Alanna has worked extensively with teachers and SNAs across diverse educational settings. She is particularly interested in promoting literacy attainment and working with children and young people with disabilities. She is passionate about sharing knowledge with SNAs and teachers, as they work closely with children in a language-rich environment.

Alanna is all about spreading awareness, championing inclusivity, and creating a positive educational journey for individuals with autism, language disorders, intellectual disability, ADHD and others. Through her webinars she hopes to empower education staff in Ireland to have an exclusive chance to grasp invaluable insights, practical tools, and foster a supportive learning environment that benefits all students.

Course Properties

Course date 23-10-2023 7:00 pm
Course End Date 23-10-2023 9:00 pm
Capacity 1000
Cut off date 23-10-2023 7:05 pm
Individual Price €5.00
Speaker Alannah O'Connor
Number Hours 2
Location Online