This course outlines the relevance of cognitive skills in the evaluation and treatment of speech/language in children. An overview of cognition and methods for incorporating cognitive skills into the speech-language pathologist’s practice will be provided.
Course created on November 15, 2016
- After this course, participants will be able to define and describe cognition.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the relevance of cognitive skills for assessment and treatment of developmental speech and language skills.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to incorporate cognition into assessment and treatment sessions.
|5-10 Minutes||Learner Outcomes & Scope of Practice|
|10-30 Minutes||Cognition & Language|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary; Q&A|
Kelly Frey, MA, CCC-SLP
Kelly Frey, MA, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Green Township. Her areas of interest and expertise are working with children and families impacted by feeding and swallowing disorders as well as cognitive-communication disorders and developmental speech/language needs. Kelly has been with the Division of Speech-Language Pathology for 6 years.
Caitlin Naples, MA, CCC-SLP
Caitlin Naples, MA, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Her areas of interest and expertise include working with children and families impacted by cognitive-communication disorders and developmental speech/language needs. Caitlin has been with the Division of Speech-Language Pathology for 4 years.
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.
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