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Assessment of Speech Sound Disorders in Children with Cleft Palate &/or VPD

Course: #6723 Level: Intermediate 1 Hour 1521 Reviews
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(This is the 1st course in a 4-part series, SSD in Children with Cleft Palate and/or VPD.) This course will review the primary components involved in assessing speech sound disorders in children with cleft palate and/or velopharyngeal dysfunction (VPD). Functional tools/techniques will be highlighted with the goal of determining when speech therapy is beneficial and when further medical referrals are necessary.

Course created on September 4, 2014

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Professional; Kansas LTS-S1370/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the key components of assessment of speech sound disorders in children with cleft palate and/or VPD.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify simple tools to help detect the presence of nasal air emission and judge resonance.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe methods for differentiating between obligatory articulation errors and compensatory articulation errors.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify when speech therapy is beneficial and when referral to a Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Team is recommended.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction and Overview
10-25 Minutes Articulation Assessment
25-40 Minutes Assessment of Velopharyngeal Function
40-55 Minutes Integrating Assessment Findings
55-60 Minutes Summary; Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Angela Dixon was paid an honorarium for this presentation by SpeechPathology.com. She also receives NIH grant funding for research related to this topic. Non-financial: Angela is a member of the American Cleft-Palate Association, serves on a committee for the Cleft Palate Foundation and is a member of the Education Committee of ASHA SIG 5: Speech Science and Oral Facial Disorders.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by SpeechPathology.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Area)


Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services

Approved for 1 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.


Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.