Workbooks, card games, and board games are often readily available for use in speech therapy to treat cognition in neurogenic disorders; however, these treatment methods are not in line with the most recent research for best practices in acquired brain injury (ABI). This course offers evidence, support and practical ideas for embedding functional treatment into current evidence-based frameworks for neurogenic disorders.
Course created on July 12, 2018
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 components to include in assessment and goal setting that contribute to a functional approach for the ABI population.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 4 categories to use as a launchpad for discovering functional needs for a patient.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 4 evidence-based cognitive interventions that can be integrated with personally relevant stimuli for the ABI population.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how a personally relevant home program may be the most efficient option for meeting functional goals.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and basics for traumatic brain injury (TBI) best practices|
|5-15 Minutes||Person-centered assessment components with PCOs specific for TBI|
|15-20 Minutes||Goal Setting: Goal mapping framework, goal makeovers|
|20-30 Minutes||Discovering functional needs: examples across settings|
|30-60 Minutes||Apply functional needs to evidence-based treatments: Spaced retrieval, Goal-Plan-Do-Review, Multi-Step Routine Training, External Cognitive Aids, Environmental Modification|
|60-70 Minutes||Putting it all together|
|70-80 Minutes||Functionally relevant home programs|
|80-90 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Sarah Baar, MA, CCC-SLP
Sarah is a speech-language pathologist working in Grand Rapids, MI. She’s had the opportunity to work in many settings across the continuum including acute care, acute rehab, home & community, and outpatient therapy, as well as being involved in various leadership projects. In 2016, she started the Honeycomb Speech Therapy website and blog as a way to promote person-centered and functional therapy ideas for treatment of adults with stroke and brain injury, with 2800 current followers.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
This course is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional Area)
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Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services
Approved for 1 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.
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Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
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