JTC's Listening Spoken Language (LSL) Lab

2021 Virtual English International (Summer) Session
June 21-July 2, 2021 (half days, am hours (PST)

*Due to COVID-19 global health situation the 2021 Session is VIRTUAL

Open to English speaking families worldwide including the U.S.

Applying Requires:

  • Completion of application form and copy of recent audiology report
  • Preschooler age 24 to 72 months whose primary need is hearing loss
  • Use of hearing aid, CI, or ABI and spoken language communication
  • Child available to interact for a part of family’s LSL appointments
  • Computer screen, reliable internet and access to Zoom platform

Program Provides:

  • Parent education classes
  • Group circle time activities
  • Individual LSL appointments
  • Support groups with counselors
  • Consultation with audiologists

Benefits Include:

  • Join from any time zone
  • Family participates at home
  • Obtain useful info and ideas
  • Confer with JTC professionals
  • Receive a personal LSL report

The primary student is the parent participating to gain understanding of listening, language and speech development as well as educational support. Families will also interact with other families who share perspectives that create a supportive atmosphere for coping, learning, planning, and sharing.

This highly specialized annual program is small, and spaces are limited. The application process begins mid-March and continues until the program is full. The application is an online form. Acceptance is based on space available, eligibility, completed application and date required documents are received.

The application form will be available here when the process opens. Contact pals@jtc.org with questions or concerns.

LSL Lab Fee

This 10 day online interactive session price of US $430 includes: classes, forums, support groups, consultations, counseling, circle times and LSL appointments. As a non-profit, JTC charges a fee to help cover a portion of actual costs incurred. Payments are made by credit card after application is accepted.

Download Session Flier

 


The decision to offer a sibling program for ages 6-12 years will be announced by March based on the number of brothers or sisters coming. There are also some nearby elementary age summer programs that parents can arrange.


JTC's International Session 2020 Fee 2020 Fee Payment Due Date
Child and Parent Education $1280 parent(s) and one child with
hearing loss for whole session
within 2 weeks of acceptance***
Second child with hearing loss in same family +$920 for whole session within two weeks of acceptance***
JTC Audiology appointment set by service received at end of the session
Family Housing 2020 Fee Payment Due Date
Furnished two-bedroom university student
apartment near JTC
$812 for fourteen nights paid
to the university
first day of the session

Download International Preschool Session Flyer


*** Refund Policy:
If a family cancels 7 or more days prior to session start date, 90% of payment is refundable.  If cancellation is less than 7 days before the start, there is no refund regardless of the reason for cancelling.

*** Refund Policy:
If a family cancels 7 or more days prior to session start date, 90% of payment is refundable.  If cancellation is less than 7 days before the start, there is no refund regardless of the reason for cancelling.

JTC's International English Toddler and Preschool Session

Application Information

Session Dates: July 12-24, 2020

Application process opens Jan 15, 2020

Introductory meeting Sunday 2 pm,
Two-week program Mon–Thur 9 am–3:30 pm, Fri 9 am–12 noon