Using PODD Books?

Learn how PODD (Pragmatic Organization Dynamic Display) books can support children with complex needs to communicate with others.

PODDParents, Teachers, Assistants, or Therapists, who want to learn more about PODD, have an opportunity to attend a session hosted by Jocelyn Roberts / Maria Lindsay from AHS Children’s Allied Health.

Three new times to choose from: 

  • September 25, 2017      1:00-3:00 pm
  • September 28, 2017      6:00-8:00 pm
  • October 4, 2017     12:30 – 2:30 pm

Register for any one of the sessions by: 

  • Calling Children’s Allied Health Services at 403-388-6575 to book a spot (space is limited)

During the session, you will:

  • Learn general strategies for using alternative communication methods
  • Discover the principles of PODD and why it might benefit your child
  • Understand the importance of modelling and how to model the use of PODD
  • See video footage of partners and children using PODD books to communicate
  • Explore using PODD books to communicate and practice using both one- and two-page opening books

Sessions are being held at:

  • Room 1101 A and B, Lethbridge Centre Mall (200 4th Ave South)
  • Entrance at west end of Lethbridge Centre Mall, to the right side of the Bay doors

 

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