Celebrating 30 Years
OUR MISSION is to promote scientific breakthroughs in the early detection, prevention, and remediation of dyslexia and related reading difficulties. To disseminate new findings and deploy new evidence-based approaches. To prevent the suffering caused by reading failure and unlock the full potential of children and adults with dyslexia so that they may personally succeed and contribute to society.
7:25 am - 8:25 am PT - Registration
8:25 am - 8:35 am PT - Welcome
by: Joan Mele-McCarthy, D.A., CCC-SLP.
8:35 am - 9:35 am PT - Amy Margolis, Ph. D.
“Neuroscience of Anxiety”
9:35 am - 10:00 am PT - Break
10:00 am - 10:30 am PT
Presentation of the Rodin Award
10:30 am - 11:30 am PT - David Urion, Ph.D.
“Assessment and Medical Management of Children with Anxiety Disorders”
11:30 am – 12:30 pm PT - Amie Grills, Ph.D.
“Anxiety and Reading in the Classroom”
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm PT - Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST - Sharon Vaughn, Ph.D. & Amie Grills, Ph.D.
“Classroom Strategies to Address Anxiety in Children who Struggle with Reading”