Speaker Series 2013-2014

The Communicative Disorders department hosts Speaker Series events each year.

On March 20, 2014, the Communicative Disorders department is pleased to welcome Gabriela Simon-Cereijido, Ph.D., CCC-SLP as our Spring guest speaker. Simon-Cereijido will present Dual language intervention approaches for Spanish-English bilingual preschoolers. The event will be held in the Casa Loma Room on the University of Redlands campus, 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Dr. Simon-Cereijido is an ASHA-certified speech-language pathologist and Assistant Professor of Communicative Sciences and Disorders at California State University, Los Angeles. Dr. Simon-Cereijido completed a Master's in Speech-Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a Ph.D. in the Joint Doctoral Program in Language and Communicative Disorders at San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego, with specializations in child language development and disorders and bilingualism. She has more than 10 years of international experience working with children in a variety of clinical settings, including early intervention and public schools. Dr. Simon-Cereijido has been an instructor for the Bilingual Extension Institute at Teachers College for 13 years. She has published several peer-reviewed research articles on language development and disorders in Spanish-English speaking bilingual children with typical language and specific language impairment, including assessment techniques and randomized clinical trials of language intervention program.

Participants in this Speaker Series will come away from this workshop with a better understanding of the latest research-based approaches to language intervention for preschool children growing up with Spanish and English language.

This presentation is open to the public and free of charge. .3 CEUs are offered at the cost of $50 payable by check only at the door.

For more information on the upcoming Communicative Disorders department Speaker Series, please contact Carrie Dahlhauser at or at 909-748-8554.  


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