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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

NESCA's Angela Currie to Speak at MABIDA's 7th Reaching All Readers Conference - Saturday, October 25th

The MA Branch of the International Dyslexia Association

September 8, 2014

Dyslexia, Inattention and Anxiety

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Edward Hallowell will present an in-depth look at emotional and learning problems in children with reading disorders and/or ADHD. He will explore the
various kinds of problems children may contend with
that have a biological or genetic basis. 

Breakout Session Presenters and Topics
  • Adam Hickey - Metacognition, Reading Comprehension and Writing
  • Peter Morris - Beyond Mathematical Literacy
  • Panel Discussion - Transitions & Accommodations
  • Dr. Leslie Laud - Evidence-Based Writing Practices
  • Dr. Nathan Doty - Dyslexia's Common Comorbidities
  • Joe Green, Esq. - Going to Hearing at BESA
  • Lesley Maxwell - Academic Vocabulary
  • Dr. Joseph Moldover - Assessment & Diagnosis
  • Dr. Angela Curie (NESCA) - Relationship between Dyslexia & Anxiety 

Sessions have been designed for teachers, reading specialists, speech-language pathologists, parents, individuals with dyslexia, and others interested in helping struggling readers.

For the conference brochure and to register, please go to MABIDA's website: www.dyslexia-ma.org.


When:   October 25, 2014

Where:  Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center
                   1657 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA

Cost:    IDA Member - $95
               Non-Member - $120
               Student - $25

Contact:  MABIDA
                    P.O. Box 562
                    Lincoln, MA 01773 


Certificate of Attendance and .5 ASHA CEUs available.

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