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Supporting Mental Health in People Living with Aphasia

Katie Strong, PhD, CCC-SLP

November 1, 2022

This course provides an overview of the psychosocial impact of aphasia, with particular attention to depression and anxiety as well as barriers to accessing mental health services.   Read More

  


How Clinicians Can Support Neuroplasticity in Adults

Jackie Hinckley, PhD, CCC-SLP

October 24, 2022

This course provides updates on neuroplasticity across the lifespan, including information on mirror neurons, and offers concrete suggestions for clinicians who work with adults with neurologic commun...   Read More


20Q: Mental Health, Aphasia, and the SLP’s Role

Rebecca Hunting Pompon, PhD

October 3, 2022

Depression and other mental health challenges are prevalent in individuals with aphasia. Recent research on the mental health status of individuals with aphasia, as well as several mental health and w...   Read More

  


20Q: Setting Meaningful Goals with Your Clients: How Counseling Techniques Can Help

Sarah Baar, MA, CCC-SLP, Heather Koole, PhD, CCC-SLP

August 15, 2022

Ethnographic counseling, motivational interviewing, and tools for verbally impaired clients are described, and examples within therapy interactions are provided.   Read More

   


Supporting Intimacy in Aphasia

Amanda Stead, PhD, CCC-SLP

May 12, 2021

Editor’s Note: This text is a transcript of the course, Supporting Intimacy in Aphasia, presented by Amand Stead, PhD, CCC-SLP. Learning OutcomesAfter this course, participants will be able to:I...   Read More

 


Incorporating Animal-Assisted Therapy into Speech-Language Pathology Clinical Practice: An Overview

Sharon Antonucci, PhD, CCC-SLP

December 21, 2020

A review of practical guidelines related to incorporating animal-assisted therapy into clinical practice.   Read More

    


Animal Assisted Therapy in Communication Sciences and Disorders: The State of the Evidence

Sharon Antonucci, PhD, CCC-SLP

December 11, 2020

This course will review the evidence base for animal-assisted therapy (AAT), including discussion of areas where further research is needed, and will describe uses of AAT in speech-language treatment...   Read More

    


Research Watch Report: Telepractice in Aphasia

April Garrity, PhD, CCC-SLP

November 5, 2020

COVID-19 has created an increased need for telepractice services. While some SLPs and their clients are comfortable with the telepractice model, SLPs who provide services to adults with neurogenic lan...   Read More

  


20Q: Goal and Treatment Selection in Aphasia in 20 Sessions or Less

Jacqueline Hinckley, PhD, CCC-SLP

June 10, 2020

In this article, Dr. Hinckley will discuss Goal Attainment Scaling and provide examples of activity-focused therapy goals. She will then describe characteristics of activity-focused therapy. Finally,...   Read More

 


Research Watch Report: "Intensive" Evidence-Based Aphasia Interventions

April Garrity, PhD, CCC-SLP

March 12, 2019

According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD, 2015), about 1 million people in the United States are currently living with aphasia. ASHA’s (2017) data sug...   Read More

  


Discourse Intervention in Aphasia: The clinical value of stories and conversation

Tricia Olea Santos, PhD, CCC-SLP

October 23, 2018

Before I begin, I would like to conduct some polls. The first question is, “When seeing patients, how many of you engage them in conversation?” This could be asking patients about how their day wa...   Read More

 


20Q: Clinical Challenges in Aphasia Rehabilitation

Janet Patterson, PhD, CCC-SLP, Patrick Coppens, PhD, CCC-SLP

May 29, 2018

If you work with individuals affected by aphasia, this article on aphasia management will be of great interest to you! Drs. Patrick Coppens and Janet Patterson, who are both experts in aphasia, have p...   Read More

  


Interpreting Test Scores & Key Concepts with Standardized Tests

Carolyn (Carney) Sotto, PhD, CCC-SLP

May 15, 2018

What I will cover in this course is related to evidence-based practice. As a review, ASHA did have a joint coordinating committee on evidence-based practice and does have a position statement about th...   Read More

         


Evidence-based Interventions for Dementia: An Overview of Spaced Retrieval and Montessori

Megan L. Malone, MA, CCC-SLP

December 6, 2017

The topic in this course is near and dear to my heart. Dementia is my area of specialty but I spent the first 10 years of my career working in research. Two of the intervention strategies that we look...   Read More

 


Justifying Speech-Language Pathology Services in a Turbulent Health Care Environment

Robyn Earley, MA, CCC-SLP

October 4, 2017

Change is one constant in healthcare. And the thing that I have noticed ever since I joined the field of speech pathology as a clinical fellow (CF) is that change is constant, whether it be changes in...   Read More

    


Pearson's EBP Briefs: Which AAC Interface Design Facilitates Communicative Interactions for Persons With Nonfluent Aphasia?

Kris L. Brock, PhD, CCC-SLP

March 16, 2017

Rico is a seasoned practitioner responsible for (a) providing services to individuals with acquired neurological communication disorders and (b) supervising student clinicians in a bustling urban outp...   Read More

  


Navigating the Money Maze: How SLP Services are Reimbursed in Different Settings

Nancy B. Swigert, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

May 27, 2016

We are going to talk about the money maze. For clinicians, sometimes the whole concept of where money comes from is a bit removed from the fact that where the money comes from can determine what is on...   Read More

    


Optimizing Cognition: Neuroprotective practices you need to know

Kim McCullough, PhD, CCC-SLP

May 20, 2016

My area of interest is adults with dementia and MCI so this course will have that focus. However, this information is completely relevant to any client on your caseload.If you look at the World Alzhei...   Read More

 


Thriving in Skilled Nursing: Part 2

Renee Kinder, MS, CCC-SLP, RAC-CT

April 22, 2016

How did we get to where we are currently in the skilled nursing facility world? The way things are done currently began as a result of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987. As part of this ac...   Read More

   


Pearson's EBP Briefs: Evaluating Group Therapy for Aphasia: What is the Evidence?

Claire Layfield, BA(HONS), MSLP, Kirrie Ballard, PhD, Donald A. Robin, PhD

December 31, 2015

Olivia is an experienced speech-language pathologist (SLP), managing a mixed inpatient subacute rehabilitation caseload as well as a community based caseload for adults requiring speech pathology serv...   Read More

 


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