This is Part 2 of the three-part series, Connecting to Communicate: A Telepractice Series. How do I get started in telepractice? How do I know my clients or patients will benefit from telepractice services? What is the best technology to use? How do I structure telepractice services in relation to traditional, in-person services? In this course, quantitative and qualitative measures used in decision making will be described that will allow practitioners to evaluate the feasibility of telepractice services. A basic "getting started" checklist will be reviewed that outlines the fundamental technological requirements as well as other preparatory strategies practitioners can employ prior to launching a successful telepractice program.
Course created on April 12, 2018
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the key practice elements that are required prior to launching telepractice services.
- After this course, participants will be able to list a range of technologies and other peripherals that can be employed during telepractice.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to formulate a preliminary plan for establishing telepractice services.
|5-15 Minutes||Deciding to Launch a Telepractice Program|
|15-35 Minutes||Practice and Technological Elements of Telepractice|
|35-55 Minutes||Formulating a Plan for a Successful Telepractice Program|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
K. Todd Houston, PhD, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert AVT
K. Todd Houston, PhD, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT is a Professor, speech-language pathologist, and a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist (LSLS) Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist (Cert. AVT). For more than 20 years, his professional focus has been serving young children with hearing loss and their families who are learning to listen and acquire spoken language. Over the past decade, Dr. Houston has incorporated telepractice into his service delivery and continues to provide direct services each week, both in-person and through telepractice, to young children with hearing loss and their families. He has authored/edited three recent books through Plural Publishing: Telepractice In Speech-Language Pathology (2014), Assessing Listening and Spoken Language in Children with Hearing Loss (with Dr. Tamala Bradham, 2015), and Telepactice In Audiology (with Dr. Emma Rushbrooke, 2016).
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