AIDB welcomes internationally renowned presenter, Dr. Jan van Dijk to the AIDB Tuscaloosa Regional Center (2412 Skyland Blvd. East, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405) from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. CST, March 10, 2015!
Pioneering the assessment and teaching processes for children with dual sensory loss and other disabilities since 1958, the “Grandfather of DeafBlindness” and “Father of Coactive Movement Strategies” has been helping families and professionals to better understand and serve children with complex needs, autism and behavior disorders through child-guided assessments, anticipation cues for communication and calendar systems. For his extensive international work and innovative approach, he has received both the Anne Sullivan and Deaf Blind Internationals Distinguished Service Awards and was knighted by the Queen of the Netherlands.
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This training is provided under the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, State Technical Assistance Projects to Improve Services for Children who are Deaf-Blind, CFDA 84.326T, H326T130041, Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind’s (AIDB) Alabama Initiative for Children and Youth who are Deaf-Blind.