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Motor Speech Disorders Module 5: Managing Speech Disorders

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Speech-Language
Contact Hours:   12
Registration Fee:   $226

1. Understand the general managing procedures dealing with the focus of treatment and setting goals 2. Use clinical judgment in deciding the duration of treatment and its termination 3. Distinguish between various prognosis and the clinical skill that is needed the in determination of each 4. Define, understand and apply specific approaches to management for intervention purposes in regards to all types of MSDs 5. Learn the importance of a comprehensive case history and it’s role in diagnosing MSDs 6. Understand the need for conversational speech samples in determining a diagnosis and as a method of tracking progress 7. Provide a rationale for basic treatment based on knowledge of the brain and the functioning of specific systems needed for communication 8. Learn basic baseline data collection and it’s purpose 9. Understand and use stimulus selection and ordering for treatment sessions 10. Compare and contrast various behavioral strategies and the guidelines with which they should be used 11. Learn how to organize therapy sessions based on predictable outcomes 12. Understand the importance of making spontaneous decisions that help guide the direction of treatment in unpredictable situations 13. Describe and distinguish between various strategies and facts in managing the dysarthrias 14. Understand and apply the speaker-oriented treatments for specific dysarthrias 15. Define, understand, and apply the communication-oriented treatment strategies for the speaker and listener 16. Learn specific strategies in talking with and helping family members of patient’s in regards to patient’s communication and treatment

Target Audience
Speech-Language Pathologist

Chapter 16: Managing Motor Speech disorders: General Principles Chapter 17: Managing the Dysarthrias Chapter 18: Managing Apraxia of Speech Chapter 19: Managing Other Neurogenic Speech Disturbances Chapter 20: Managing Acquired Psychogenic and Related Nonorganic Speech Disorders

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