LOIS KAM HEYMANN
Lois Kam Heymann, M.A. CCC-SLP, is a Speech and Language Pathologist with over 30 years experience working with children with listening, language and learning challenges and their parents.
Lois has presented hundreds of in-service workshops, seminars and conferences, nationally and internationally, sharing her knowledge and techniques with parent groups, school systems and speech-language pathologists. Lois also works training therapists and teachers nationally as well as internationally in India, Dubai, Puerto Rico, Haiti, Ethiopia and Bulgaria.
Lois’ book: The Sound of Hope: Recognizing, Coping with and Treating Your Child’s Auditory Processing Disorder (Random House Publishing) is a parent guide to the importance of listening skills development in children birth to 8 years old. The book has a forward by Rosie O’Donnell.
Lois has developed Sounds Fun! A listening, language and pre-literacy program for children ages 3-6.
Lois’ mission is to share her philosophy, techniques and methods with parents, therapists and teachers around the world.
Kim Kramer, M.S. Ed., M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH is a Speech-Language Pathologist and Learning Specialist with over 25 years experience specializing in the assessment and treatment of children. Kim is licensed to practice in New York, Connecticut, and Maine.
Kim has worked in the NYC Board of Education, Roosevelt Hospital Children’s Center, and EI and CPSE agencies. She started her private practice in 2003. Kim is the creator of The Toy List, which went viral this past Fall.
Kim provides therapy for Receptive and Expressive Language, Auditory Processing, Written Expression, Reading, Phonological Awareness, Executive Functioning, Feeding, and Articulation.
Kim is trained in a variety of programs including Sounds Fun!, Preventing Academic Failure (PAF), Orton-Gillingham, Sounds in Motion, Teaching Basic Writing Skills (The Hochman Method), It Takes Two To Talk (Hanen Program), Beckman Oral Motor, various feeding programs, and P.R.O.M.P.T.
Kim works closely with the New York private and public preschools, lower, & middle schools. She was part of the team that installed sound field units in a NY private school Pre-K-12. Kim has presented numerous workshops to parent support groups, preschools and ongoing schools about language, listening, how and when to refer for services, sound field units, and feeding.
Kim’s mission is to give every child a voice.
Course Rate: $399
Includes Sounds Fun! program materials and lunch
Please make your check out to:
Listen Love Learn
mail to; Kim Kramer
215 East 79th Street, Suite 1B
New York, NY 10075
Understand specific goals for enhancing listening, language and pre-literature
Improve knowledge of auditory skills that support language abilities
Discover how to present formulated lessons which include activities and materials needed for auditory attention, auditory memory and auditory comprehension
Learn how the program satisfies requirements for RTI, Tiers I and II
Participate in group learning for creating a fun, enriched, language-based therapeutic and academic program
8:30 - Registration
8:45-10:00 - Conference start
Introduction - 'What is Auditory Learning and why do all Kindergarten children need it?'
10:15-12:00 - Introduction to Sounds Fun!
12:00-12:30 - Lunch (provided)
12:30-2:00 - Lesson demonstration continued...
Book Turnaround & Group Practice
2:00-2:30 - Wrap-Up and Questions