Linda Hagood works as a speech language pathologist at Washington State School for the Blind and is a doctoral student in educational leadership attending Portland State University. Since obtaining her Master’s degree in Speech Communication in 1985 from the University of Texas at Austin, she has provided both direct and consultative services to support children and adolescents at schools for the blind, public schools, and in private practice. She has developed specialized skills in the areas of autism and visual impairment, and is pursuing research on interventions to support social communication with this population. Linda is the author of two communication guides for teachers of students with visual and multiple impairments, both published through Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. She frequently presents her work at professional conferences nationally and internationally, and teaches an online course for Perkins School for the Blind on the topic of autism and visual impairment.
17th Deafblind International World Conference 2019
Hosted by Able Australia and supported by Deafblind International
August 12-16, 2019 | Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, 158 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise Queensland 4217 Australia
http://dbiaustralia2019.com.au | Event hashtags: #dbi2019australia #deafblindworldconference
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