Dyslexia Therapist Training Programme
11th Batch - 5th to 21st June 2017
MAHARASHTRA DYSLEXIA ASSOCIATION
in association with the
MULTISENSORY LANGUAGE TRAINING INSTITUTE
OF NEW MEXICO
TWO YEAR PART-TIME CERTIFICATE COURSE IN DYSLEXIA THERAPY
Recognised by the Academic Language Therapy Association (ALTA), USA
International Dyslexia Association
Ms. Sandra Dillon, M.A., CALT, Director, MLTI-NM, is a Certified Academic Language Therapist (CALT) and a Qualified Trainer and Qualified Instructor, with decades of experience at the Albuquerque Public School’s Language Clinic for Students with Dyslexia. She is the author of Sounds In Syllables, an Orton-Gillingham based curriculum designed to meet the needs of bright, but severely reading-impaired high school students, which has been in use for over 30 years as the core curriculum in public schools and clinics across the USA and Canada. Ms. Dillon will conduct lectures via video throughout the duration of the programme.
Course Coordinator, Local Supervisor and Trainer:
Ms. Masarrat Khan, M.A. (Cl. Psych); M.A. (Eng. Lit.); CALT; CDT; CEO, MDA
Eligibility: Graduation in Psychology, Human Development, Child Development, Language, Education or related fields. Preference will be given to mainstream teachers, occupational and speech therapists and those already in the field of Special Education.
Course Fee: Rs 75,000/- for the first year, inclusive of basic kit sufficient to start with the first student. Rs 65,000/- for the second year.
Course begins 5th June 2017
15 Days Theory and Hands-on Practice Classes in June 2017. Thereafter, contact classes will be held in 5 modules of 4 days each in alternate months in the first year and 2 modules of 4 days each in the second year.
Course completion certificates will be awarded by MLTI-NM and MDA jointly.