Back to Basics: Stroke

Course: #8958Level: Introductory1 Hour 118 Reviews

This course will provide a "back to basics" review of the role of the speech pathologist in stroke care. This will include diagnosis, evaluation, and functional treatment recommendations.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list three symptoms of stroke.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify the impact of stroke and associated dysfunctions on language, swallowing, and cognition.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify three functional treatments for survivors of stroke.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes What is stroke?
10-15 Minutes Stroke symptoms
15-20 Minutes Impairment due to stroke
20-30 Minutes Assessment of language, cognition, and swallow
30-40 Minutes Functional treatment
40-55 Minutes Case study
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q&A


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