Previous trainings


San Mateo County Office of Education, CA, April, 2014
News-2-You and Symbolstix
April 5 (Full-Day) in Redwood City, CA


California Speech-Hearing Association Convention, San Francisco, CA, March, 2014
Recipient of the 2014 CSHA District 9 achievement award (link to acceptance speech)

Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angeles, CA, Feb, 2014

Creative Content for Students with Special Needs
Feb. 5, 12 (Full-Days)


Santee School District, Santee, CA, Nov., 2013
Proloquo2Go implementation in the classroom
Nov. 6, 20 (Half-Days)


American Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL, Nov., 2013

iPad for AAC: Increasing Opportunities to Communicate at School and in the Community
November 16, 1 hr. session


n2y, Oct., 2013
Unique Learning System
October 31 (Full-Day) in Dublin, CA
October 14 (Full-Day) in Whittier, CA


Help Summit, Los Angeles, CA, Oct., 2013
iPad Content Creation
Saturday, Oct. 26 @ 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM PST

Closing the Gap, Minneapolis, MN, Oct. 2013
October 9 - 11

Santee School District, Santee, CA, Oct., 2013
What's new in Proloquo2Go 3
Monday, Oct. 7 (Full-Day)


n2y, Sept., 2013
Unique Learning System
Sept. 28 (Full-Day) in Las Vegas, NV
Sept. 25, 26 (Full-Day) in Fremont, CA
Sept. 16 (Full-Day) in Pomona, CA


n2y, Aug, 2013
Unique Learning System
Aug. 30 (Full-Day) in Bellflower, CA
Aug. 24 (Full-Day) in San Anselmo, CA
Aug. 12 - 14, 19, 20 (Full-Days) in Victoria and Houston, TX

Pacific Coast Speech Services In-service, Aug, 2013
iPad for Students with Special Needs
Thursday, Aug 22 (2.5 hours)

Ablenet University, online webinars, May, 2013
Customizing iPad Content for Students with Special Needs
Wednesday, May 22 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

iPad for AAC in the Community

Wednesday, May 22 @ 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM CST

Marion K. Salomon & Associates Workshop, Long Island, NY, May, 2013
What's New in iPad Implementation for Children with Special Needs
Wednesday, May 15 @ 8:00 AM - 4 PM

Using the iPad to Create Content for Children with Special Needs
Thursday, May 16 @ 8:00 AM - 4 PM

Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angeles, CA, April, 2013

iPad for English Language Learners and Children with Special Needs
Thursday, April 25 (All Day)


Sharp Hospital, San Diego, CA, April, 2013

iPad for AAC
Friday, April 18 (2 hours)


Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angeles, CA, March, 2013

iPad for School-Aged Children With Special Needs
Wednesday, March 13 (All Day)

South Carolina Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, Columbia, SC, Feb., 2013

iPad Apps for Children with Autism and Special Needs
Thursday, February 21 @ 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

iPad Apps for Assistive Technology Solutions
Thursday, February 21 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Award's Luncheon Speaker
Thursday, February 21 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


California Speech Hearing Association District 9, San Diego, CA, Feb., 2013

iPad for Children with Special Needs
Saturday, February 2 All Day


American Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, Atlanta, GA, Nov., 2012

Triple A for iPad: Apps, Accessibility, & Accessories (Seminar)
Saturday, November 17 @ 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Kern Regional Center Assistive Technology Conference, Bakersfield, CA, Nov., 2012

Keynote Speaker and three breakout sessions
Wednesday, November 7 @ 9 AM - 4:30 PM

Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angeles, CA, Oct., 2012

iPad for School-Aged Children with Special Needs
Wednesday, October 24 All Day

Closing the Gap Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Oct., 2012
iCreate: Customizing iPad Content for Students with Special Needs (Co-presenters will do session without me, due to my recent car accident injuries)
Monday, October 15 @ 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Co-presenters: Luis Perez & Cathy Kingeter

Using iPad Apps to Create Content for Students with Special Needs
(Co-presenters will do session without me, due to my recent car accident injuries)
Wednesday, October 17 @ 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Co-presenters: Mark Coppin, Cathy Kingeter, Luis Perez

StoryPals: iPad App for Story Comprehension
(Canceled due to my recent car accident injuries)
Thursday, October 18 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ISTE Conference, San Diego, CA, June 24 - 27, 2012

iPad Apps and Accessibility for Children with Special Needs (poster session)
Wednesday, June 27 @ 11:00 AM - 1 PM

Marion K. Salomon & Associates Workshop, Long Island, NY, May 14, 2012

Use of iPad Technology for Children with Autism and Special Needs (Full day)


Assistive Technology Education Summit, Fargo, ND, April 26 - April 27
Preconference hands-on Proloquo2Go workshop presented by Eric Sailers, Mark Coppin, Mark Dohn, Luis Perez, Theresa Hanson: In-Depth with Proloquo2Go. Thursday, April 26 8:00 am – 12:15 pm.

Session by Eric Sailers: ArtikPix, PhonoPix, and Pictello. Thursday, April 26 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm.

Session by Eric Sailers: Introduction to Proloquo2Go. Thursday, April 26 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm.

Session by Eric Sailers: AAC Apps. Friday, April 27 9:00 am – 10:30 am.

Hands-on Lab by Eric Sailers and Mark Coppin: Proloquo2Go. Friday, April 27 10:45 am – 12:00 pm.

Session by Mark Coppin, Eric Sailers, Mark Dohn, Luis Perez, Theresa Hanson: App Showdown. Friday, April 27 3:15 pm – 4:45 pm.

Power Up Conference, Columbia, MO, April 2 - April 3, 2012
iPad for Children with Special Needs
Monday, April 2 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Using Fun iPad Apps to Target Spoken Language Needs
Tuesday, April 3 @ 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

CUE Conference, Palm Springs, CA, March 15 - March 17, 2012
CUE Live Interview - Includes my favorite iOS apps

Implementing iOS apps for communication: ArtikPix, Proloquo2Go, and Pictello
Friday, March 16 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST, Rm. Tapestry in Hilton Hotel

iOS apps for assistive technology
Saturday, March 17 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM PST, Rm. Tapestry in Hilton Hotel

iPad accessibility
Saturday, March 17 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PST, Rm. Tapestry in Hilton Hotel


CSUN Conference, San Diego, CA, Feb. 29, 2012
ArtikPix & PhonoPix on iPad for speech groups (1 hr.)

AssistiveWare’s Assistive Technology Webinars, Feb. 23, 2012
What's new in Proloquo2Go 1.8 (18 min.)

Marion K. Salomon & Associates, Long Island, NY, Feb. 8, 2012
Use of iPad Technology for Children with Autism and Special Needs (Full day)

Imperial Country Office of Education, El Centro, CA, Jan., 2012
Proloquo2Go training for iPad (3 hr. hands-on workshop)

North Platte Public Schools, North Platte, NE, Nov., 2011
iPad for Children with Special Needs (All day hands-on workshop)

CSHA District 8, Santa Ana, CA, Oct., 2011
iPad for Children with Speech-Language Needs (3 hrs.)

Closing the Gap Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Oct., 2011
Preconference hands-on iPad workshop 1 (presented by David Niemeijer, Mark Coppin, Eric Sailers, Jennifer Marden, Martijn Leopold, Cathy Kingeter): PC-2 An Introduction to the iPad and iPod touch as Assistive Technology Solutions. Monday, Oct 10 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

Preconference hands-on iPad workshop 2 (presented by David Niemeijer, Mark Coppin, Eric Sailers, Jennifer Marden, Cathy Kingeter): PC-13 In-Depth Exploration of Some of the Most Advanced Assistive Technology iPad Apps. Tuesday, Oct 11 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

Lab by Mark Coppin, Cathy Kingeter, Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer, Eric Sailers: In-Depth, Hands-On Exploration of Leading iPad Assistive Technology Apps (Two Block Session). Wed, Oct 12, 2011 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am.

Session by Mark Coppin, Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer and Eric Sailers: Effectively Using the iPad 2 with Communication Apps: Proloquo2Go, ArtikPix and Pictello. Wed, Oct 12, 2011 from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm.

Lab by Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer, Eric Sailers: In-Depth, Hands-On Exploration of Leading Speech Sound and Story Apps for iPad (Two Block Session). Wed, Oct 12, 2011 from 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm.

Lab by Mark Coppin, Cathy Kingeter, Martijn Leopold, Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer, Eric Sailers: AAC on the iPad: Hands-On with the Latest Proloquo2Go (Two Block Session). Thu, Oct 13, 2011 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am.

Lab by Mark Coppin, Cathy Kingeter, Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer, Eric Sailers: In-Depth, Hands-On Exploration of Leading iPad Assistive Technology Apps (REPEAT) (Two Block Session). Fri, Oct 14, 2011 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am.

Lab by Mark Coppin, Cathy Kingeter, Martijn Leopold, Jennifer Marden, David Niemeijer, Eric Sailers: AAC on the iPad: Hands-On with the Latest Proloquo2Go (REPEAT) (Two Block Session). Fri, Oct 14, 2011 from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm.

SWAAAC, Denver, CO, September, 2011
Implementing iPod touch and iPad for Children with Special Needs (All day hands-on workshop)

MAHEC Webinar, August, 2011
iPod touch and iPad for Pediatric Communication Disorders (2 hrs.)

AssistiveWare’s Assistive Technology Webinars, July-August, 2011
Proloquo2Go webinar series – 6 parts for professionals and 4 parts for users, family, and caregivers

ISTE, Philadelphia, PA, June, 2011
App-solutely Changing Special Education: Leading the iPad Revolution (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: Meg Wilson, Scott Meech, David Niemeijer

SWAAAC Summer Symposium, Denver, CO, June, 2011
iPod touch and iPad for Assistive Technology (All day hands-on workshop)

New Vision Children’s Services, Temecula, CA, May, 2011
iHave a Voice – iTunes, iOS devices, and apps for organization and social skills (3 hrs.)

Arizona Speech-Language & Hearing Association Conference, Tempe, AZ, April, 2011
iPod touch and iPad for AAC, Articulation, and Language Therapy (1.5 hrs.)

Minnesota Speech-Language & Hearing Association Conference, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN, April, 2011
iPod touch and iPad for Children in Speech-Language Therapy: AAC, Articulation, & Oral-Language Solutions (two 3 hr. sessions)

California Speech-Language & Hearing Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA, March, 2011
iPod touch and iPad for Children with Special Needs: AAC, Articulation, & Language Therapy Solutions (1.5 hrs.)

California State University of Northridge Conference, San Diego, CA, March, 2011
Effectively Implementing Communication Apps for iPad: Proloquo2Go, ArtikPix, and Pictello (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer & Mark Coppin

Autism Society of America, San Diego, CA, January, 2011
iCan Communicate – iPod touch and iPad Apps for Organization, Social Language, Literacy, and AAC (6 hrs.)
Co-presenter: Susan Berkowitz

Closing the Gap Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Oct., 2010
iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad as Assistive Technology: From AAC to Planning Tool (All day hands-on workshop)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer, Mark Coppin, Jennifer Marden

In-depth hands-on with iPod touch Assistive Technology Apps (2.5 hrs)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer, Mark Coppin

iPod touch and iPad for Children with Special Needs: AAC, AT, and More (1 hr.)
Co-presenter: Mark Coppin

North Coastal Consortium for Special Education, San Diego, CA, Oct., 2010
iPod touch and iPad for Children with Special Needs (two 3 hr. sessions)

Autism Society of America, San Diego, CA, July, 2010
iPod touch and iPad for Children with Autism (3 hrs.)

Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists & Audiologists Conference, Orlando, FL, May, 2010
Speech-Language Pathology Sharing 2.0 (1 hr.)

iPod touch Applications for Speech-Language Pathology (1 hr.)

Assistive Technology Workshop, San Diego, CA, April, 2010
iPod touch and iPad for Children with Special Needs (2 hrs.)

California State University San Marcos Workshop, San Marcos, CA, April, 2010
iPod touch and iPad for Students with Special Needs (1.5 hrs.)
Co-presenter: Cheryl Lee

California State University of Northridge Conference, San Diego, CA, March, 2010
Basics Proloquo2Go Lab (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer, Samuel Sennott, Mark Coppin

Advanced Proloquo2Go Vocabulary Lab (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer, Samuel Sennott, Mark Coppin

Discovering iPod touch Applications as Assistive Technology for Students with Special Needs (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: Samuel Sennott, Mark Coppin

Using iPod touch Applications as Assistive Technology for Students with Special Needs Lab (1 hr.)
Co-presenters: David Niemeijer, Samuel Sennott, Mark Coppin

AT Sharing 2.0 (1 hr.)

Computer-Using Educators Conference, Palm Springs, CA, March, 2010
iPod touch: Mobile Solutions for Special Needs Students (1 hr.)

Resource Sharing 2.0 (1 hr.)

Closing The Gap Conference, Minneapolis, MN, October, 2009
Using the iPhone and iPod touch as Assistive Technology: From AAC to Planning Tool and Beyond (all-day)
Co-presenters: Samuel Sennott, David Niemeijer

Speech-Language Pathology Sharing 2.0 (1 hr.)

Computer-Using Educators Conference, San Diego, CA, October, 2009
Bling Your Blog (1 hr.)

Assistive Technology Workshop, San Diego, CA, March, 2009
Wiimote Whiteboard (1 hr.)