Minnesota Deaf Blind Intervener Training 2018-2019

Intervener Training Series 2019

6 weekends of Training for Interveners

Friday 5-9pm (Dinner at 4:30pm)
Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm (Lunch will be provided)

Weekend Training Schedule

October 26 & 27 Introduction to DeafBlindness and Intervention
Carolyn Monaco, Intervener Trainer: George Brown College

November 16 & 17 Hearing and Vision Loss, Impact of DeafBlindness
Dr. Jerry Petroff, Project Director: NJ DeafBlind Project

January 25 & 26 Communication & the Learner who is DeafBlind
Dr. Stephanie MacFarland, Teacher Trainer: U of Arizona

February 8 & 9 Concept Development
Carolyn Monaco, Intervener Trainer: George Brown College

March 8 & 9 The Importance of Touch
Lindsey Hegg, DB Specialist/Teacher of the B/VI

April 5 & 6 Self Determination & Positive Behavior Supports

Dr. Jerry Petroff, Project Director: NJ DeafBlind Project
Training to be held at the: Holiday Inn 8511 Hudson Blvd. Lake Elmo, MN 55042
Please contact Cathy Lyle if you need a hotel room. The DeafBlind Project will make all hotel

reservations.
All rooms will be double occupancy.

Limited Space Available – Cost is $400 for 6 weekends

To reserve your space & receive more information please contact:
Cathy Lyle at 612.638.1526 or cathy.lyle@metroecsu.org

 

Funding for this workshop is made possible with a grant from MN Department of Education. The source of the funds is federal award Special Education – Programs to States, CFDA 84.027A Special Education. And federal award – Project Title: Projects for children & young adults who are deaf-blind, CFDA 84.326C of P.L. 105-17 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.