The Science of Resilience in Children with Learning Disabilities
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Northeastern Illinois University, Alumni Hall
3701 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago
Parking Lot F
Informal reception will follow the presentation.
Hoeft is a clinician and neuroscientist with theoretical interests in the neurobiological mechanisms underlying brain mechanisms of learning, reading acquisition and dyslexia. She is also engaged in translational programs focused on the science of resilience, compensation and socio-emotional competency, as well as developing and validating edtech tools.
Dr. Hoeft will speak on socio-emotional and cognitive resilience in children with learning disabilities, as well as how to promote them based on research in the non-LD literature.