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Language-Based Treatment for Children with Speech Sound Disorders, presented in partnership with Cincinnati Children's Hospital

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1.5 Hour  

This course will discuss the theoretical basis for addressing pediatric speech sound disorders through a language-based approach. Practical therapy activities will be demonstrated and discussed.

Course created on December 22, 2016

Unlimited CEU Access - $99/year

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Course Learning Outcomes

  • After this course, participants will be able to describe the relationship between language and speech sound disorders.
  • After this course, participants will be able to discriminate among different treatment approaches and state their clinical implications.
  • After this course, participants will be able to explain how to implement at least 5 language-based treatment activities targeting speech sound disorders.

Time-ordered Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-25 Minutes Background: Research Principles
25-45 Minutes Where to Start: Intervention Principles
45-85 Minutes Treatment Activities with Video Demonstrations
85-90 Minutes Summary; Q& A

Course Presenters

shyla miller

Shyla Miller, MA, CCC-SLP

Shyla Miller, MA, CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Shyla has been with the Division of Speech-Language Pathology since 2009. She earned her Master of Arts from the University of Cincinnati. Shyla’s clinical interests include speech sound disorders, preschool language, resonance disorders, and working with culturally and linguistically diverse families. Shyla is currently serving as Secretary on the Executive Council of the Ohio Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She previously served as the 2016 OSLHA Convention Co-Chair. 

sandra combs

Sandra Combs, PhD, CCC-SLP

Sandra Combs, PhD, CCC-SLP is an assistant professor at the University of Cincinnati, where she has served on the faculty since 2009. She has been a practicing clinician for over 25 years working in in private practice, Head Start, and the schools as well as in research and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Her research and teaching interests include collaboration and coaching teachers and SLPs, early and school-age language development and disorders as well as literacy. Sandra continues to supervise clinically in both Head Start and the University of Cincinnati Clinic. She previously served as the President of OSLHA, the Schools Professional Practice Representative, Scholarship Committee Chair and Honors & Awards Chair. Sandra was the ASHA State Educational Advocacy Leader-Ohio Representative from 2009-2011 and the State Education Advocacy Leader-Ohio Representative from 2009-2011. She has also served on various topic committees for ASHA conventions over the last 5 years. 

Presenter Disclosure: Sandra Combs- Financial: Sandra Combs has no financial relationships to disclose. Nonfinancial: No nonfinancial relationships to disclose. Shyla Miller - Financial: Shyla Miller is employed by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, SpeechPathology'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 and Medical Center.

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


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