Community Services – Bridge: Sensory Loss Communication Training



Workshop Description:
Community Services- Bridge: Sensory Loss Communication Training

Join facilitators Angela Brown & Theresa Merrifield from Deafblind Services Ontario for a unique
workshop which will provide learning opportunities for organizations or individuals looking to expand
their knowledge and understanding of individuals with a sensory loss and communication need.

Learning Objectives for the day include:

  • Sensory loss: an understanding of the impact this has on the lives of individuals.
  • Explore the role of the support worker when working with an individual
    with sensory loss.
  • An understanding of the impact of sensory loss has on communication and expand knowledge of adapted communication methods.
  • Vision: common eye conditions and maximizing residual vision.
  • Hearing: types of hearing loss and maximizing residual hearing.


Cost:  $45.00 (includes lunch and all printed resources). No refunds will be issued, please send an alternate

Location:  Country View Golf Course, Highway 40 North between Chatham & Wallaceburg

When:  April 27, 2018 Time: 9:30am-3:30pm

Register Here.

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