Spec Ed Workshop: Diagnosing andTesting For Disabilities

Community Education Council District 20

Special Education Committee


Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Place: 415 89th Street 4th Floor Conference Room

Presented by: Dr. Akila Venkataraman, Pediatric Neurology/Epilepsy

& Dr. Ross Gourvitz, Neuropsychologist



Diagnosing and Testing For Disabilities



Ø When should a child be tested for a disability

Ø Who to go to

which physician specialty is the right one

Ø What are the most commonly used tests

Ø What do the tests measure

Ø How to interpret testing


Seats are limited. Registration required by January 30th

Please give your name and phone number:

(718) 759-3921 or email CEC20@schools.nyc.gov


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