Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Kathy Bryte is an outstanding occupational therapist, presenter and author. She has been a practicing OT for over 35 years, working in schools almost 25 of those years. Kathy has developed a collaborative model of delivering education-based occupational therapy services in her schools, working with whole classrooms of students to provide dynamic visual interventions and effective classroom strategies that teachers can use daily, with any student.
She is the author of Classroom Intervention for the School-Based Therapist, An Integrated Model, available through Pro-Ed, Inc. and Strengthen Students’ Functional Vision and Visual Perceptual Skills to Increase Student Learning (Preschool-Grade 12), the extensive resource handbook you will receive to help you train when you return to your school(s) and district. In this high-energy, hands-on, two-day institute, you will move, laugh and experience some of the challenges of students with poor functional vision, and discover a wealth of practical strategies to address these challenges and train others.
Wear comfortable clothing as “Therapeutic Movement Interventions” will be occurring across the two days. Come enjoy two days with Kathy and your colleagues to address the needs of the total child in the classroom.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
“This was amazing! Exactly what I have felt was missing in the service I provide. I’ve had vision challenges on my radar, have done screening, but then said, “What now?” Now I feel I have strategies and resources to implement.”
– Jamie Hunter, OTR
“Useful, practical, valuable information that I can take back to my school and use immediately. The information I received today helped advance my practice and understanding of functional vision and how important it is for student success.”
– Kate Cooney, OT
“Fabulous training! I will use these strategies with my students immediately. There was so much information – overwhelming but so useful!”
– Jenny Muehling, OT
“Great ideas and positive energy! I loved the activities. I can implement them immediately to make a difference!”
– Colleen Fasnacht, OT
“Loved it! Kathy Bryte captured our attention 100% of the time. Great resources! She gave us numerous ideas on how to be successful in our schools.”
– Bonnie Reiter, OT
“This was a hands-on workshop that kept my attention and gave me many ideas to take back and use immediately.”
–Amy Douglas, OTR
“Great speaker. Very knowledgeable. Activities I can use with kids tomorrow! Great information and positive energy.”
– Kim Lonsway, OT
“Great Strategies! Lots of information put together in a useable way. Thank you!”
– Sherry Olin, OT