This is Part 1 of a two-part series. This course will cover the types of dysarthria and basic assessment techniques for differential diagnosis of dysarthria.
- After this course, participants will be able to list and describe how to diagnose five types of dysarthria.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how to assess at a variety of levels of the ICF (impairment, activity, participation and environment).
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to assess the severity of dysarthria and speech intelligibility.
|5-20 Minutes||Types of Dysarthria|
|20-30 Minutes||Associated Levels of Assessment|
|30-40 Minutes||Perceptual Assessment|
|40-45 Minutes||Cranial Nerve Assessment|
|45-55 Minutes||Assessment of Severity and Intelligibility|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Jessica Huber, PhD, CCC-SLP
Dr. Huber’s research program aims to identify how Parkinson’s disease (PD) affects speech production and cognition and to develop and test treatments. She is the inventor of the SpeechVive device, a treatment for PD-related communication impairments. Currently she is developing a telemedicine platform for the SpeechVive and a balance-training paradigm.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
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Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services
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