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Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks   Fall Session starts September 23, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks.  This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of working with students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI...
5th Annual Perkins CVI Symposium Onsite Training | Multiple days Please join us for a rare opportunity to listen to top experts in the field on Thursday, July 11 and on Friday, July 12. Engage  in collaborative efforts to advance progress related to the challenges...
Phase III CVI Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT!!   This 8 week course will run from June 24, 2019 to August 18, 2019. This course will provide content related to students who have cortical visual impairment (CVI) and who are considered...
Active Learning:Maine- Promoting Independence and Learning in Children with Multiple Special Needs Onsite Training | Multiple days Join Ms.Patricia Obrzut, M.S., O.T.R/L., for a two day workshop on May 2nd and May 3rd 2019 in Maine to learn how to increase functional independence and developmental skills while reducing...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Spring Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks SOLD OUT!!   Spring Session starts April 8, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. Please note: There will not be a Summer offering of this course! This course will provide an overview of the principles and...
14th Annual "Focus" on Vision Impairment & Blindness Conference Onsite Training | Multiple days Meeting the Needs of Individuals with Intellectual Disability & Vision Loss March 13, 2019  8:00 am - 3:30 pm  Four Points by Sheraton, Norwood, MA Welcome Remarks:  David D’Arcangelo’, ...
Differentiating for English Language Learners Onsite Training | Multiple days In this interactive, blended workshop on March 9 and March 30, 2019, participants will examine key issues for the English Language Learner (ELL) population and consider ways to implement new...
Teaching Social Skills to Students Who Are Visually Impaired Online Class | Multiple weeks     SOLD OUT!      Starts on January 28 – March 24, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. Early bird expires on January 13, 2019. This course provides a strong rationale for teaching social skills to students...
Saltonstall Sign Language Series – Spring 2019 Onsite Training | Multiple weeks In collaboration with the Deafblind Program, the Spring 2019 Adult Sign Language Classes will begin January 28 and run for 10 weeks.  Anyone age 16 or over may register. Level One: Includes...
Vision After Occipital Lobectomy and Related Surgeries Self-paced | Approximately one hour   Monika Jones, of the Brain Recovery Project, shares information presented at the 2018 AER International Conference, regarding brain surgeries which remove or disconnect one occipital lobe,...
Cortical Visual Impairment (Winter Session) Online Class | Multiple weeks Sold out! Please join our Spring Session Starts on January 21 – March 17, 2019 and runs for 8 weeks. This course will provide an overview of the principles and practices of working with students...
Career Development & Self-Determination to Achieve Transition Success: Expanding the Core Curriculum Online Class | Multiple weeks Registration Closed   Returning on October 8 – December 2, 2018 and runs for 8 weeks. Early bird expires on Monday, September 10, 2018. In this course, you will learn how to support children and...
Cortical Visual Impairment - New Hampshire Onsite Training | Multiple days Registration is closed. Check out our calendar for more professional development opportunities in CVI, www.perkinselearning.org/events. One day workshop — Tuesday, March 20th — that focuses on...
CVI & the NICU Experience: Effects on Infants and Families (with special consideration of sensory issues including CVI) Onsite Training | Multiple days This New England Based Training is focused on increasing the knowledge of educators and personnel working with infants and children born premature. The training will include discussion of issues...
Using Artists' Stretcher Frames to Build Foldable Sensory Exploration Environments Onsite Training | Multiple days Children with visual impairments or multiple disabilities need special environmental supports to promote exploration of their surroundings. A foldable sensory exploration frame similar to the “Little...
Cerebral Visual Impairment: Another Way of Seeing Onsite Training | Multiple days This workshop is part of a CVI Series. Cerebral visual impairment (CVI) can present in a variety of ways in children. Some may have very little functionally useful vision along with multiple...
Partnering with Parents Self-paced | Multiple days There are three videos included in this training module that discuss the experiences of the families of children with disabilities, and the relationships with the professionals who support them....
Early Childhood Education Service Delivery: Routines Based Early Intervention Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial is an introduction to the principles of routine based early intervention. The focus will be on teachers of the visually impaired (TVI) using routines to provide vision/sensory specific...
CHARGE Syndrome Self-paced | Multiple weeks CHARGE Syndrome is made up of 5 modules, each containing video segments, readings, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning. The class will focus on the following four areas to help...
Ophthalmologic Examination Integrated With Functional Aspects of Cortical Visual Impairment Self-paced | Multiple days This tutorial discusses the importance of adequate evaluation and the importance of families, educators, and ophthalmologist working together. The tutorial also addresses the role of the...

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