Play-Based Treatment: Basic Strategies for Exceptional InstructionCourse: #7108 3.5 Hours
Many SLPs use fun activities to increase student investment and participation. However, the “fun” must also be directly connected to the targeted skill in a way that both captures attention and forms memories that will aid in meaningful learning. This course teaches SLPs how to use structured and purposeful play strategies to enhance their therapy sessions for achievement and generalization.
Course created on July 14, 2015
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the types and benefits of play.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the difference between play and playful learning.
- After this course, participants will be able to provide examples of how playful learning can be used in speech-language treatment for preschool through elementary-aged children.
|0-90 Minutes||How play impacts learning|
|90-150 Minutes||Examples and tips for speechlanguage therapy for articulation, language & literacy|
|150-205 Minutes||Examples and tips for speechlanguage therapy for literacy, pragmatics and other developmental disabilities|
|205-210 Minutes||Conclusion, Q&A|
Meredith Poore Harold, PhD, CCC-SLP
Meredith Poore Harold, PhD, CCC-SLP is a Speech–Language Pathologist with an academic research background. She currently works for a large Kansas City school district and owns her own private practice. She also teaches at Rockhurst University, Nova Southeastern University, and provides local and international lectures on communication disorders and treatment.
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AG Bell - Listening and Spoken Language Credential
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
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Kansas Dept of Health & Environment
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