DLD Training for Therapists

ONLINE TRAINING

Keep an eye on this page for ON DEMAND and LIVE Online + Face to Face training opportunities.

ON DEMAND TRAINING

Diagnosing Developmental Language Disorder with Confidence

This on demand workshop has been specifically designed to support clinicians with embedding current research into the realities of their clinical practice.

Evidence Based Interventions and Strategies for Children with DLD

EVIDENCE BASED INTERVENTIONS & STRATEGIES FOR CHILDREN WITH DLD

This self-paced online workshop combines current research regarding interventions and strategies with practical examples for children with Developmental Language Disorder.

DLD + CO-OCCURING CONDITIONS

This self-paced, on-demand short course has been designed to help educators and health professionals consider different areas of need for people with Developmental Language Disorder.

Planning Therapy and Measuring Outcomes for Children with DLD

PLANNING THERAPY & MEASURING OUTCOMES

This self-paced, on-demand short course will address goal setting and how to measure outcomes, so you know when the goal is achieved, and when it is time to start something new.

UPCOMING LIVE WORKSHOPS

PROOF OF COMPLETION OF TRAINING

The DLD Project will provide you with a certificate of completion once you have successfully completed training with us.

RECEIVE A DIGITAL-CREDENTIAL FOR YOUR EFFORTS

All participants who complete one of our core workshops will receive a Digital Credential Badge and certificate via the respected Credly platform. You can add the Digital Credential to your email signature, Linkedin profile, website + more to signpost to people with DLD, their families, and employers that you have invested in training to grow your DLD knowledge and skills.

HOW YOUR WORKSHOP INVESTMENT HELPS MAKE A DIFFERENCE

The DLD Project is a self-funded social enterprise which means we receive no government funding or donations to fund the ongoing development and delivery of our services such as The Talking DLD Podcast, FREE resources and training for families, advocacy work with the NDIS, etc. It is our aim to develop and distribute resources that are accessible to all regardless of socio-economic status or location. Your participation in this workshop helps fund our work creating resources, information and training for therapists, educators, and families. Thank you for your support and for your commitment to empowering people with DLD.

MEET OUR FACILITATOR

Shaun Ziegenfusz | co-founder of the dld projecT

Shaun Ziegenfusz is a speech pathologist, and researcher with more than 10 years experience working with people with DLD and their families. He currently works in private practice and collaboratively with schools to provide assessment and intervention pathways.

Shaun is also a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) candidate at Griffith University where he researches the needs and necessary supports for school-aged students with DLD from the perspective of key stakeholders, as well as being a volunteer member of the Raising Awareness of Developmental Language Disorder (RADLD) International Committee.

Additionally, Shaun regularly lectures at a number of Australian universities to support future speech pathologists to grow their knowledge.

Shaun is passionate about blending clinical experience and research to support students, families, professionals and schools.