This is Part 2 of a two-part series. This course reviews evidence-based practice and provides step-by-step training of a new semantically-based, sentence-level treatment approach for persons with aphasia: Semantic Priming to Improve Comprehension and Expression of Sentences (SPICES). (Part 1: Course 8293)
Course created on January 30, 2018
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the key differences between Semantic Priming to Improve Comprehension and Expression of Sentences (SPICES) and Verb Network Strengthening Treatment (VNeST).
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the steps of the novel treatment, SPICES.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe probe procedures for SPICES.
|5-15 Minutes||Evidence-based practice and theory: review|
|15-25 Minutes||Impetus for SPICES development: review|
|25-40 Minutes||Treatment description: comprehension|
|40-45 Minutes||Treatment demonstration: comprehension|
|45-60 Minutes||Treatment description: production|
|60-65 Minutes||Treatment demonstration: production|
|65-75 Minutes||Treatment Planning|
|75-85 Minutes||Presentation of probe data|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Alyssa Autenreith is a speech-language pathologist at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS). Ms. Autenreith has provided aphasia rehabilitation services within the context of the VAPHS Program for Intensive Residential Aphasia Treatment and Education (PIRATE) since 2014. In addition, she is currently treating participants enrolled in a clinical trial which aims to determine dosage, cognitive, linguistic and neurological predictors of treatment response to a semantically-oriented naming treatment. Ms. Autenreith received her Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Pittsburgh.
Content Disclosure: The primary focus of this course is the SPICES aphasia treatment approach, though other relevant approaches may be discussed to provide background information.
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