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Course: #7813

Evaluation and Assessment of Communication in Infants and Toddlers: Birth to Two, presented in partnership with Cincinnati Children's

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1.5 Hour  

This course will provide a comprehensive process of evaluating the speech and language skills of infants and toddlers using best practice tools and systems. As part of the evaluation, a thorough knowledge base of development is required and will be provided through accompanying charts and videos.

Course created on November 3, 2016

Unlimited CEU Access - $99/year

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Course Learning Outcomes

  • After this course, participants will be able to describe the process of evaluating a child between the ages of birth to two.
  • After this course, participants will be able to describe normal sound acquisition versus delayed/disordered sound acquisition in infants.
  • After this course, participants will be able to identify red flags for co-existing conditions and conduct an appropriate referral.

Time-ordered Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes Learner Outcomes
10-45 Minutes Review components of an evaluation including commercial assessments , types of assessment, environment, materials, managing behavior
45-60 Minutes Review of normal development- sound production
60-75 Minutes Review of normal development- language
75-85 Minutes Red Flags and Referral
85-90 Minutes Summary, Q&A

Course Presenter

gina blume

Gina Blume, MA, CCC-SLP

Gina Blume MA, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.  Her area of interest and expertise is working with children and families impacted by autism, childhood apraxia of speech and children birth to three with speech and language disorders. Gina has presented information to parents, graduate students and colleagues in these areas and served as a mentor in various settings over her career.  Gina has been with the Division of Speech Pathology at CHH for 19 years and has been in the field of speech pathology for 30 years. Gina also worked as an adjunct instructor at the University of Cincinnati for several years while working at CCH.

Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Gina Blume is employed by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, SpeechPathology.com's cooperative partner for this event. Non-financial: No non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented in partnership with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.


Course Participation Information

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Review Technical Requirements

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Passing an online exam will be required to earn continuing education credit, where applicable.

Live Webinars allow presenter and participant interaction. The exam and course evaluation for these courses must be completed within 7 days of the event.

On-demand courses include texts, video and audio recordings of live webinars, and multimedia formats. The exam and course evaluation for on-demand courses must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

To participate in the course, complete the exam, and earn continuing education credit (where applicable), you must be a CEU Total Access member

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area)

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

Allied Health Media, LLC, DBA SpeechPathology.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Allied Health Media complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, Allied Health Media is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. Allied Health Media, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.

Illinois Early Intervention Training Program

The Illinois Early Intervention Training Program has approved this event for 1.5 hours of EI credential credit. See http://www.illinoiseitraining.org/page.aspx?module=15 for information about credit areas.

Kansas Dept of Health & Environment

Approved for 1.5 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.