Description of RZT Trainings and In-Services in Arizona:
Ridge Zeller Therapy workshops are provided by qualified professionals who utilize progressive, interactive techniques to engage participants and facilitate learning. In addition, our workshop can be tailored to meet the unique needs of your staff in the metro Phoenix area, including Chandler, Mesa, Gilbert, Tempe, Scottsdale, Ahwatukee, Queen Creek and Apache Junction, AZ.
Collaborative Classroom Therapy - What is it? Why do it? How do I start?
Collaborative Classroom Therapy introduces the "in-class" speech-language service delivery model, provides rationale for working with children in a naturalistic, functional setting, and demonstrates evidence-based techniques to improve students' speech-language and academic success.
Higher-Level Thinking Questions - How to Use Them with Speech-Language Students
This workshop focuses on evidenced-based questioning strategies designed to facilitate higher-level thinking and learning. Participants will develop and use these strategies in a hands-on format.
Six-Step Process for Teaching Vocabulary for Speech-Language Pathologists
Vocabulary growth continues to be a significant need for students with speech-language impairments. This workshop provides evidence-based strategies for multi-modality vocabulary instruction.
Coarticulation Assessment and Treatment
Coarticulation is a method used to treat articulation or phonological disorders. Collecting baseline measures using context to choose target sounds, drill and practice, parallel transfer, probe targets, and carryover to spontaneous speech will be covered.
How to Administer the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-2 (ADOS-2)
The purpose of this training workshop is to understand and develop competency in the basic principles of administering and scoring all four Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule ADOS modules over two days. You will have the opportunity to review training videos, complete hands-on activities, and practice coding. In addition, interpretation and report writing will be presented.
"Very organized, great examples. Visuals are helpful (loved the binder)!!! I enjoyed working in groups for the activities-made it more meaningful."
"Good discussion time. Followed timeline. Good mix of talk, lecture, activity, and individual time and questions. Good data. Activities useful."
"Loved the materials. Great functional ideas to use tomorrow!"
"I really enjoyed the "hands on" experiences throughout the seminar. This provided a valuable opportunity for learning and understanding the material."
"Very well organized and fit a lot in. Loved casual, laid back setting. Very informative and practical for most settings. Thanks!"