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Dysphagia 101: Disorders, Medications and Impact on the Swallow

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Occupational Therapy / Speech-Language
Contact Hours:   4
Registration Fee:   $116

At the end of this course the professional will be able to: Identify specific disorders that impact the swallow Understand the type of swallow dysfunction in specific disorders List specific medications that could contribute to dysphagia Recognize the importance of a good chart review prior to the initial evaluation Identify disorders that are often seen together

Target Audience
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, and Speech Language Pathologists.

This video course will highlight the importance of understanding disorders and their impact on the swallow. A brief description of the disorders are reviewed as well as the implications. By doing a chart review, red flags should be recognized by the speech pathologist which indicates dysphagia is potentially part of the package and which phase of swallow would be affected.

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