In this course participants will learn how and why to use mindfulness activities to promote listening and looking readiness for shared book reading.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe shared book reading practices.
- After this course, participants will be able to define and explain attention and attention training practices.
- After this course, participants will be able to define and explain mindfulness and mindfulness practices
|5-15 Minutes||Shared book reading|
|15-25 Minutes||Attention practices|
|25-35 Minutes||Define mindfulness|
|35-55 Minutes||Mindfulness practices|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Susan Hendler Lederer, PhD, CCC-SLP
Susan Hendler Lederer, PhD is a Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Adelphi University and a practicing pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist for over 35 years.
Dr. Lederer develops research-based early language and literacy intervention programs. Descriptions and efficacy have been published in peer reviewed journals and presented nationally.
Dr. Lederer is the author of award-winning children’s books, I Can Say That, I Can Do That, I Can Play That, and Hey, Hey, Let’s All Say. She is also the lead author of Reread: An Integrated Emergent Literacy Program.
In addition, Dr. Lederer is a certified children’s yoga instructor and producer of the music CD, Storybook Yoga. Over the last few years, she has been researching and presenting about mindfulness and yoga to help children get ready for therapy. Suzy has maintained a personal yoga practice for 30 years.
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