Imitation in young children

In this 6 hour course on DVD, you’ll learn the hierarchy for teaching a late talking toddler how to imitate. Many times imitation is the core skill most late talkers haven’t yet mastered. In this fast-paced course, you’ll learn how to teach toddlers with developmental delays to talk using science-backed strategies which emphasize imitation as imitation in young children KEY component. You’ll learn a step by step process for moving children forward with expressive language.

More importantly, you’ll understand what prerequisite skills a child should have mastered before moving on to the next level. This will prevent a child from going weeks or months without seeing any measurable progress in expressive language. This course is essential information for all early intervention professionals who work in programs that emphasize family training. Laura’s simple, straight-forward approach is easy for therapists to teach parents to use during familiar play-based activities and daily routines at home. Often SLPs and other therapists aren’t sure how to explain what we do so that parents understand and are able to carry over successes. This course is available for . 6 ASHA CEUs for speech-language pathologists.