This is Part 1 of a two-part series on childhood apraxia of speech (CAS). Differential diagnosis of CAS and other speech sound disorders (SSDs) can be challenging. This course demonstrates the steps of the differential diagnosis process, including rating perceptual features of CAS and interpreting test results. Case studies are included for additional practice.
(Part 2: Course 9710)
Course created on May 4, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to identify and rate perceptual features of CAS.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify steps in the differential diagnostic process for CAS and other SSDs.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how to interpret testing results in order to differentially diagnose CAS and other SSDs.
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction & Background|
|10-25 Minutes||Feature Training and Practice|
|25-40 Minutes||Measurement of Inconsistency and Practice|
|40-50 Minutes||Co-occurring Disorders|
|50-80 Minutes||Differential Diagnosis and Practice|
|80-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Jenya Iuzzini-Seigel is Assistant Professor of Speech Pathology and Audiology and Director of the Communication, Movement and Learning Lab at Marquette University. Her research focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of children with speech sound disorders with a particular focus on CAS and dysarthria.
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