Professional Development Opportunities

Clarke is committed to helping all children who are deaf or hard of hearing reach their full potential. As a significant part of this commitment, Clarke offers a variety of workshops, conferences and online programs for professionals who work with children who are deaf and hard of hearing and their families.

40th Annual Mainstream Conference

“Invest in the Future”
Thursday and Friday, October 24 and 25, 2019 | Hartford/Windsor Marriott Airport | Windsor, CT

Save the date! Our 40th Annual Conference will bring together a remarkable and impressive gathering of professionals, in the field of hearing loss, who will share their knowledge and expertise through a wide variety of inspirational keynotes and informative workshops. Look for registration information next summer.

Clarke Webinar Series

The Clarke Webinar Series is intended to make information about listening and spoken language development for children who are deaf or hard of hearing accessible to all. We are delighted to be able to offer these webinars for free to all interested parties. Certificates of participation are available for all webinars and LSLS CEUs are available for select webinars.

Live recording from the 2013 Annual Mainstream Conference

Auditory Processing Disorders and Listening Challenges in Children

Presented by Lois Kam Heymann, M.A., CCC-SLP

Viewing the recorded session is free. AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language (LSLS) has approved this program for 1.5 CE Hours. LSLS CEUs are $25 pp.

This recording has closed captions and allows you to see presenter along with a sign language interpreter in the same screen. In addition, you can view the presentation slides while seeing the presenter. You can toggle between viewing the slides and/or the presenter in large screen view.