Master skills to implement in your practice immediately with continued Master Class. This course covers interprofessional perspectives and practices for occupational therapists (OTs) and speech-language pathologists (SLPs) related to cognitive evaluation and intervention for individuals with acquired neurogenic disorders. Case studies are presented to demonstrate application of these concepts.
Course created on October 21, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the scope of practice for occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists related to neurorehabilitation efforts for individuals with non-progressive disorders.
- After this course, participants will be able to list assessment tools/techniques used for evaluating cognitive functioning across a variety of domains and contexts.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify transdisciplinary practices as well as distinct contributions of OTs and SLPs when presented with case studies of neurologically impaired clients.
|0-60 Minutes||Defining best practices for cognitive rehabilitation by occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists|
|60-120 Minutes||Building holistic assessment practices in neurorehabilitation settings to maximize the effectiveness of cognitive rehabilitation strategies|
|120-180 Minutes||Creating a toolbox for cognitive rehabilitation in neurorehabilitation settings|
|180-240 Minutes||Clinical applications for optimizing collaborative efforts between occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists when treating adults with neurological disorders|
Dr. Jessica Brown is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences at the University of Arizona. She completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and both her M.S. and Ph.D. at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Dr. Brown runs the Cognitive Communication Brain Lab and her research, teaching, and clinical interests focus on developing ecologically-valid assessments, creating Return-to-Learn practices, evaluating augmentative supports and strategies, and examining visual and cognitive abilities to improve functional outcomes for individuals with acquired neurological deficits.
Elena V. Donoso Brown
Dr. Elena Donoso Brown is an assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Duquesne University. Her clinical experience is in 2 v0821 inpatient rehabilitation of individuals post stroke and traumatic brain injury. Her research primarily focuses on improving the implementation of rehabilitation home programs for individuals with neurological impairments.
Elena Donoso Brown - Financial: Elena Donoso Brown received an honorarium for this presentation. Nonfinancial: No relevant relationships to disclose.
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