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Pediatric TBI: Current Statistics

Jennifer Lundine, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANCDS

August 5, 2020

What are the current incidence and prevalence rates for pediatric brain injury in the United States?   Read More

  


Understanding Dementia

Barbara E. Weinstein, PhD

November 4, 2019

What is dementia? Is it a disease, a term synonymous with Alzheimer's disease or an umbrella term for a group of symptoms involving cognitive deterioration?   Read More


Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy

Jennifer Ostergren, PhD, CCC-SLP

May 20, 2019

What is Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy (CRT)?   Read More

  


Discourse in Aphasia Rehabilitation

Tricia Olea Santos, PhD, CCC-SLP

October 29, 2018

Why should discourse be considered in aphasia rehabilitation?   Read More

 


Assessing Memory in Patients with Cognitive-Linguistic Difficulties

Lisa Mechler, MS, CCC-SLP

May 14, 2018

How is memory assessed in patients with cognitive-linguistic difficulties?   Read More

 


Modifying the Environment during Mealtime

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

March 26, 2018

What are some ways to modify the environment at mealtime to assist a patient with dementia?   Read More

  


Drug-Induced Dysphagia

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

March 7, 2018

How do medications increase the likelihood of dysphagia?   Read More

  


Changes to Healthcare that Impact Rehabilitation

October 23, 2017

What are some of the current changes to the healthcare industry that will directly impact rehabilitation disciplines, especially speech-language pathology?   Read More

     


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

 


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

  


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

   


Dehydration in the Aging Population

Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP

January 4, 2017

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

  


What is Sarcopenia?

Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP

December 7, 2016

What is sarcopenia and how does it impact swallowing?   Read More

  


Involving Families in Aphasia Treatment

Jennifer Kerr, MS, CCC-SLP

November 14, 2016

How can families be involved in treatment for persons with aphasia?   Read More

  


Voice and Message Banking

Kim Winter, MA, CCC-SLP

October 27, 2016

What is the difference between voice banking and message banking?   Read More

  


Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and Cognition

Rima Abou-Khalil, PhD, CCC-SLP

September 30, 2016

How does temporal lobe epilepsy impact cognition?   Read More

  


Ensuring Patients and Families Understand Medical Instructions

Michelle Tristani, MS, CCC-SLP

September 23, 2016

How can I help ensure a patient and his or her family understand medical instructions?   Read More

    


Reporting Abuse or Neglect

Angela Sterling-Orth, MS, CCC-SLP

July 29, 2016

What should I do if I suspect abuse but my employer discourages me from reporting, because they do not want to deal with legal issues?   Read More

      


Service Delivery Models for Clients with Cognitive-Communication Disorders

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

May 18, 2016

What service delivery models are typically used with clients with cognitive-communication disorders?   Read More