free open house about language processing
- Wanted to let everyone know...
Local Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes centers will be
holding open houses and overviews about language processing
throughout the SF Bay Area on April 21, 2004.
Lindamood-Bell has pioneered the development of language
and literacy programs to help children and adults learn to read,
spell, and understand language.
Parents, educators, and professionals are invited to attend the
Open House, where Lindamood-Bell¨ consultants and
clinicians will provide information about the sensory-cognitive
issues surrounding language and literacy
developmentÑincluding the symptoms of dyslexia, hyperlexia,
attention deficit disorder, and autism.
Staff will be available after the presentation to answer specific
questions. The event is open to the public, and refreshments
will be served. Please call Lindamood-Bell at 1-800-300-1818
to RSVP for this special Open House.
Lindamood-BellÕs sensory-cognitive programs develop
language processing skills for individuals of all ages. Student
gains in language and literacy skills are significant and life
changing, and are often made after only a few weeks of intensive
Lindamood-Bell is one of the worldÕs most respected and well
known educational institutions with 39 Learning Centers
nationwide, and a center in London, England.
One of Lindamood-BellÕs primary goals is to research effective
language and literacy intervention. Recently Lindamood-Bell,
and its involvement in a five-year research study with
Georgetown UniversityÕs Center for the Study of Learning, was
featured on the PBS special, THE SECRET LIFE OF THE BRAIN.
Lindamood-BellÕs programs were also featured on Reading
Rockets, a five-part series called LAUNCHING YOUNG
READERS, which aired on PBS last fall.
Additional information about Lindamood-BellÕs programs is
available on-line at www.lindamoodbell.com, or by calling