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Seizures and Seizure Management in Early Childhood

Nancy Nathenson, RRT

June 22, 2022

Learn about seizures and seizure management in young children.   Read More


20Q: Becoming a Medical SLP: From NICUs to SNFs and Everything in Between

Kristie A. Spencer, PhD, CCC-SLP, Jacqueline Daniels, MA, CCC-SLP, Tamar Nir, MA, CCC-SLP

January 20, 2022

An overview of a career in Medical Speech-Language Pathologist, including the wide range of possible employment settings, interdisciplinary colleagues, and clinical caseload considerations.   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

    


Back to Basics: Guidelines for Management of Communication in Rett Syndrome

Theresa Bartolotta, PhD, CCC-SLP

June 23, 2020

I am happy to see this great interest in Rett syndrome, which is a topic I have spent about 20 years working on. I want to begin by giving a brief overview of Rett syndrome because you most likely do...   Read More

   


20Q: Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome (VCFS)

Karen J. Golding-Kushner, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow

December 5, 2018

It is my pleasure to introduce this 20Q article on the subject of velo-cardio-facial syndrome (VCFS). I recall seeing some children for speech therapy in the early ‘80s who had similar facial charac...   Read More

      


Pearson's EBP Briefs: Teaching Reading to Youth with Fragile X Syndrome: Should phonemic awareness and phonics instruction be used?

Allison Brazendale, Psy.D, Suzanne M. Adlof, PhD, Jessica Klusek, PhD, CCC-SLP, Jane E. Roberts, PhD

June 4, 2018

Structured AbstractClinical Question: Would a child with fragile X syndrome benefit more from phonemic awareness and phonics instruction or whole-word training to increase reading skills? Method: Sys...   Read More

  


Pearson's EBP Briefs: Best Practices for Assessing Communication Skills Prior to Preference Assessments for Students With Severe Developmental Disabilities

Miriam Boesch, PhD, Alexandra Da Fonte, PhD

May 26, 2018

On the first day of the staff being back to school, Mr. Stark, the principal, informed Ms. Bell, a special education teacher, that she was gaining a new student who had recently transferred from out o...   Read More

  


Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Introduction and Implications for Feeding

Rhonda Mattingly, Ed.D, CCC-SLP

April 10, 2018

In this course, we will discuss eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). Interestingly, this condition has not been recognized for that long, in comparison to many of the more familiar diagnoses that are frequ...   Read More

  


Congenital Heart Defects: An Overview and Impact on Feeding and Development

Rhonda Mattingly, Ed.D, CCC-SLP

March 22, 2018

Not surprising, the incidence of feeding problems is higher in the population of children with developmental disabilities. Congenital heart disease is implicated in negatively influencing feeding skil...   Read More

  


Prematurity: Diagnosis & Related Conditions

Rhonda Mattingly, Ed.D, CCC-SLP

February 14, 2018

During this course, and the three upcoming courses to follow, I'm going to share information about diagnoses and conditions that are associated with feeding problems. In this course, we will specifica...   Read More

  


Pearson's EBP Briefs: Sleep Disorders as a Risk to Language Learning and Use

Karla K. McGregor, PhD, CCC-SLP, Rebecca Alper, PhD, CCC-SLP

April 21, 2016

When we were speech-language pathologists (SLPs) in training—one many years ago, the other mere months ago—we were taught to include questions about sleep in diagnostic interviews. But we were nev...   Read More

 


Speech-Language Assessment & Treatment of Children with Alcohol Related Disorders

Tatyana Elleseff, M.A., CCC-SLP

July 17, 2013

This text-based course is a transcript of the live seminar, “Speech-Language Assessment & Treatment of Children with Alcohol Related Disorders”, presented by Tatyana Eleseff, M.A., CCC...   Read More

 


Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: An Overview of Deficits

Tatyana Elleseff, M.A., CCC-SLP

April 25, 2013

This text-based course is a transcript of the live seminar, "Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: An Overview of Deficits”, presented by Tatyana Eleseff, M.A., CCC-SLP. >> Tatyana Ellesef...   Read More

  


Rett Syndrome: Communication Assessment and Intervention; Part 2

Theresa Bartolotta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

January 25, 2013

This text-based course is a written transcript of the seminar, “Rett Syndrome: Communication Assessment and Intervention; Part 2” presented by Theresa Bartolotta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP. >>...   Read More


Rett Syndrome: Communication Assessment and Intervention; Part 1

Theresa Bartolotta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

January 8, 2013

This text-based course is a written transcript of the seminar, “Rett Syndrome: Communication Assessment and Intervention; Part 1” presented by Theresa Bartolotta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP. >>...   Read More

  


22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome: Role of the SLP in Diagnosis, Assessment and Treatment

Adriane Baylis, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

February 13, 2012

This article is a written transcript of the course, “22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome: Role of the SLP in Diagnosis,...   Read More

 


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