Session 203 | DeafPlus: Cultural and Linguistic Considerations

Thursday, August 22, 2019
10:55am – 12:00pm

Jana Dreyzehner, MD and Celine Turco, BA
  1. Attendees will be able to describe the difference between the medical model and cultural model of deafness.
  2. Attendees will be able to list at least 3 considerations that can be implemented immediately.
  3. Attendees will be able to pilot an alternative approach to externally managing challenging behavior without physical or chemical means by internally managing emotions leading to the challenging behavior.

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