End-of-Life Care for the SLP Part 2: Roles, responsibilities, and ethics

Course: #8861Level: Introductory1 Hour 108 Reviews

This is Part 2 of a three-part series. This course will provide an introduction to the important role that SLPs can play in caring for people near the end of life, and the application of ethical principles to end-of-life situations. Several case studies will be presented.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain key concepts of ethical principles as they relate to dying patients.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify key components and factors in care planning documentation.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the role of the SLP and other key professionals in end-of-life care.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes Ethical principles
10-20 Minutes Ethical dilemmas
20-35 Minutes End of life planning and documentation
35-55 Minutes Role of the SLP
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q&A


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