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Stroke as a Chronic Condition

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

September 28, 2017

Why is stroke considered to be a chronic condition?   Read More

 


Post-Traumatic Amnesia

Erin O. Mattingly, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS

August 30, 2017

What is post-traumatic amnesia and how does it impact assessment and treatment?   Read More

 


3:1 Service Delivery Model

Marva Mount, MA, CCC-SLP

July 19, 2017

What is the 3:1 Service Delivery Model?   Read More


Ethical Considerations for the Aging

Amber B. Heape, ClinScD, CCC-SLP, CDP

June 19, 2017

What are some important ethical considerations for the aging population?   Read More

  


Behavior Support Techniques

Christine Lackey, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL, Adam Diggs, MA, CCC-SLP

May 22, 2017

How can behavior support techniques be incorporated into intervention?   Read More

   


Differentiating Burnout from Depression

Melissa Page Deutsch, MS, CCC-SLP, CPCC, ACC

April 25, 2017

Characteristics of depression and burnout overlap quite a bit. How do I differentiate the two?   Read More


Short-term Versus Long-term Options for Alternate Nutrition and Hydration

Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP

March 27, 2017

What are the short-term versus long-term options for alternate nutrition and hydration?   Read More

 


Medicare's Requirement for Swallowing Assessments

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

March 13, 2017

What does Medicare expect to see in a swallowing assessment?   Read More

   


Clefting's Impact on Oral Feeding

Ann Clonan, M.Ed, CCC-SLP, Brenda Thompson, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

March 6, 2017

What is the impact of a cleft lip and/or palate on oral feeding in infants?   Read More

  


Using Visualization Strategies to Improve Reading Comprehension

Martha Coen-Cummings, PhD, CCC-SLP

February 27, 2017

What are some visualization strategies that can be used to improve reading comprehension?   Read More


Basic Principles for Embedding Speech Sound Intervention into Language-Based Activities

Sandra Combs, PhD, CCC-SLP, Shyla Miller, MA, CCC-SLP

February 20, 2017

What are some basic principles for embedding speech sound intervention into language-based activities?   Read More

 


Using the iPad® as a Dedicated SGD

Angela Sterling-Orth, MS, CCC-SLP

February 13, 2017

What are some of the considerations for using an iPad® as a speech generating device (SGD)?   Read More


Building Emotional Intelligence

Ann W. Kummer, PhD, CCC-SLP

February 6, 2017

How can a person develop and improve his or her emotional intelligence?   Read More


Short Gut Syndrome

Abby Mathews, MA, CCC-SLP, Luann Stevens, MA, CCC-SLP

January 30, 2017

What is short gut syndrome and how is it managed?   Read More

  


Readiness Indicators for Oral Feeding in Infants

Claire Miller, PhD, MHA, CCC-SLP, Debbie Dorr, MA, CCC-SLP

January 23, 2017

What are some indicators that would suggest an infant is ready for oral feeding?   Read More

 


Reasons for Floppy Dentures

Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP

January 16, 2017

What causes floppy dentures?   Read More

 


Problem Solving in Ethics

Kerri Phillips, SLP.D, CCC-SLP

January 9, 2017

How do we determine if a clinician has behaved unethically?   Read More

 


Dehydration in the Aging Population

Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP

January 4, 2017

Why is dehydration a common problem with aging patients?   Read More

  


Home Health Care Services for the Pediatric Population

Leandre Gerwin, MA, CCC-SLP, Kirsten Keppner, MS, CCC-SLP, Katie Mikkilineni, MS, CCC-SLP

December 19, 2016

What are some consideration for determining if a child should receive home health care services?   Read More

  


Close-ended and Open-ended Toys

Brian Fisher, MA, CCC-SLP, Megan Sturm, MA, CCC-SLP, Brynn Hanson, MS, CCC-SLP

December 12, 2016

What is the difference between close-ended toys and open-ended toys and how can they be utilized in play intervention?   Read More