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Motor Speech Disorders Module 4: Other Speech Disorders and Differential Diagnosis

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Speech-Language
Contact Hours:   9
Registration Fee:   $179

1. Define and understand the meaning of mutism 2. Define and know the manifestations of acquired neurogenic mutism 3. Describe and distinguish between specific motor speech disorders and mutism 4. Understand the co-occurrence of some MSDs and neurogenic mutism 5. Recognize and describe the suspicions persisting mutism should arise within an accurate aphasia diagnosis 6. Discuss the nonaphasic cognitive and affective deficits associated with mutism 7. Recognize the common etiologies of each of the several forms of neurogenic mutism 8. Distinguish between other speech disturbances associated with unilateral, bilateral, multifocal, or diffuse central nervous system lesions 9. Define and understand palilalia and echolalia 10. Compare and contrast other speech disturbances associated with left and right hemisphere lesions 11. Define and describe neurogenic stuttering 12. Describe and explain various etiologies for acquired psychogenic and related nonorganic speech disorders 13. Discuss the distribution of psychogenic and related nonorganic speech disorders in clinical practice 14. Describe the important speech characteristics associated with specific psychiatric conditions 15. Understand and define specific psychogenic voice disorders 16. Identify the general guidelines for a comprehensive differential diagnosis 17. Distinguish among dysarthrias 18. Compare and contrast between characteristics of all motor speech disorders 19. Learn how to the speech examination leads to attempt to diagnose 20. Describe assessment results regardless of diagnosis

Target Audience
Speech-Language Pathologist

Chapter 12: Neurogenic Mutism Chapter 13: Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances Chapter 14: Acquired Psychogenic and Related Nonorganic Speech Disorders Chapter 15: Differential Diagnosis

By Joseph R. Duffy, Ph.D. This course utilizes text from the hardback textbook by Joseph R. Duffy, Ph.D. “Motor Speech Disorders” ©2005. Written by professor and head of speech language pathology at the Mayo Clinic, the second edition of Dr. Duffy’s textbook continues its reputation as a dependable and outstanding evidence-based source on acquired motor speech disorders in adults. It covers the substrates of motor speech and its disorders, the disorders and their diagnoses, and management -- focusing on integrating what is known about the bases of motor speech disorders with the realities of clinical practice to ensure readers have the key content they need to be effective practitioners. With expanded and updated information including current techniques, approaches, and case studies.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-31-2020 - 01-31-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM