The Division of Continuing Education and Professional Development usually hosts 8-10 conferences per year at both our Rockville Centre Campus at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, as well as at our Suffolk Center Campus, on the grounds of Republic Airport located at: 7180 Republic Airport (Grumman Lane), in East Farmingdale, NY on Long Island. The following conferences are scheduled so far for 2016-17:
9th Annual Palliative Care Conference (5.5 CEUs various areas)
Friday, June 9, 2017; 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. ● Madison Theater, Rockville Centre campus
Molloy College, in collaboration with community partners, is pleased to be offering its 8th annual Palliative Care Conference on Long Island. The conference will be held on Friday, June 9, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in the Madison Theater at Molloy's Rockville Centre campus. The agenda for the day will include a Keynote Session and a series of topics offered during three concurrent sessions. Breakfast and lunch are included. The main objective of this year's conference is for the participants to enhance their ability to provide professional, competent, empathetic care to patients and their families. Fees: Early Registration, until March 17: $85; Regular Registration, March 18-May 12: $105; Late registration, May 13 - June 2 $125; after June 2 $135 or at the door: $145; Full-time students (must include copy of student ID: $25. Further information regarding the conference is available at: www.molloy.edu/ce/pcc or by calling 516-323-3550 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Music Therapy Conference (8 CMTEs/LCATs)
Analytical Music Therapy- Past, Present, and Future - Understanding the Model as Music-Centered (7 CMTEs/LCATs)
Friday, June 16, 2017; 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Public Square, Larini Room, Second Floor, Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus
This CMTE/LCAT conference will provide an overview of Analytical Music Therapy (AMT), a music-centered psychotherapy model. This talk will cover the historic development of AMT and include audio and video examples of Priestley's clinical work. This talk will also highlight the work of contemporary AMT practitioners who have fostered the development and differentiation of the model into different treatment contexts, including a diverse emphasis on its musical and psychoanalytic origins. The presentation format will combine lectures, musicing, and an experiential AMT group.(7 CMTEs/LCATs available)
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Speech-Language Pathology Conference (.06 ASHA and 6 CTLEs)
Dilemmas and Solutions in Differentiating a Language Disorder From a Language Difference in ELL Populations
Friday, June 23; 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. ● Larini Room, Public Square, Molloy Rockville Centre campus
The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department and the Office of Continuing Education at Molloy College are pleased to welcome Henriette W. Langdon, Ed.D., F-CCC-SLP, BCS-CL and Jessebell Reyes-Cocuzzo, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD, BIL, both of whom will be presenting, "Dilemmas and Solutions in Differentiating a Language Disorder From a Language Difference in ELL Populations". The program is offered for 0.6 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level; Professional area) and for 6 hours of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE). In this workshop we will provide solutions to various dilemmas encountered by both monolingual and bilingual SLPs when working with ELL students who are observed as experiencing language and learning challenges.
For the full conference webpage and to register, visit: www.molloy.edu/ce/slp
Two Conferences for K-12 Teachers and Administrators:
Effective Instructional and Assessment Practices for Inclusive Education (5 CTLEs)
Wednesday, July 19, 9:00 a.m.-3 p.m. ● Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Dieker
This session will provide teachers (general and special educators alike) with instructional and assessment strategies to implement teaching to the highest standards in inclusive settings while meeting the needs of students with disabilities. The workshop will focus on practical ideas to address the standards through collaborative teaching, universal design for learning, interdisciplinary collaboration and the use of technology to ensure the success of students with disabilities.
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Inclusive Teacher Evaluation: Collaboration & Application (5 CTLEs)
Thursday, July 20, 9:00 a.m.-3 p.m. ● Molloy College, Rockville Centre campus
Presenter: Dr. Ayanna Cooper
The goal will be for participants to engage in exercises that support conversation between teachers and their evaluators about teaching English learners. Participants will learn ways to address English language proficiency, appropriate scaffolds and assessments with the goal of improving outcomes for linguistically diverse learners.
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For further information on conferences please contact:
Division of Continuing Education & Professional Development