Judy Pool, Clinic Director
Irlen Screener Certification Workshop
April 5 – 7, 2019 Edmonton
Screener Certification is an intensive training session for qualified persons who wish to be licensed to test for Irlen Syndrome.
Licenced screeners are able to recognize and test for Irlen Syndrome, identify which coloured overlays reduce symptoms, recommend classroom and home adaptations and give presentations about Irlen Syndrome.
Certified Irlen Screeners are part of an international network of professionals who help maximize educational, work and daily activity performance for children and adults with reading problems, ADD/ADHD, chronic migraines/headaches, light sensitivity, anxieties, autism and sensory processing disorders.
This workshop is offered to:
Teachers, Psychologists, Counsellors, Adult Literacy Teachers, Health Professionals, Speech-Language Pathologists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Learning Specialists and Educational Therapists:
An undergraduate degree, teaching credential, graduate degree or appropriate license is required.
Recommendations: read both books Helen Irlen: Reading by the Colors and The Irlen Revolution prior to training. Both books are included with the training materials. Please call to have the books sent in advance.
Trainees must complete 3 practice screenings to complete certification requirements.
Dates: April 5 – 7, 2019 Time: April 5 – 1:00pm to 4:30pm
April 6, 7 – 9:00am to 4:30pm
Location: 9697 – 45 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 5Z8
Cost (includes GST): $925 (includes training & testing materials worth $350)
$100 for Recertification
Application should be made on the form included.
Please send payment, a one page resume and a cover letter explaining why you wish to become an Irlen Screener at least 2 weeks prior to the workshop date.
Registration Form – Irlen Screener Certification Workshop
April 5 – 7, 2019
NAME: ________________________________ HOME PHONE: ______________
ADDRESS: ______________________________CELL PHONE: _______________
CITY: __________________________________POSTAL CODE: _____________
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Please return form, payment and resume to:
Reading & Writing Consultants, Inc. Phone: 780-439-8120
9697 – 45 Ave. NW Fax: 780-439-8125
Edmonton, AB T6E 5Z8 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE CONTACT READING & WRITING CONSULTANTS FOR MORE DETAILS
Lisa Goodwin, Certified Irlen Screener from Calgary has started a petition.
She is gathering signatures & will be presenting this to an MLA to bring the the AB government.
You can download the petition here but you must be 18 & a citizen of Alberta to sign it.
She will need original documents so when your sheet is full you can mail it to her at:
127 Covepark Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3K 6C1.
We have 2 Board positions for Irlen Clinic Directors & 2 for Irlen screeners- one to represent Ontario & one to represent the Atlantic provinces.
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