This course will look at the neurologic functioning of both speech and music in children with autism. The course will support the inclusion of music in speech-language treatment for children on the spectrum.
Course created on August 22, 2017
- After this course, participants will be able to identify neuroanatomy/physiology related to both speech/language and music functioning.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify music-based interventions in speech/language treatment.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe research related to music-based interventions with ASD.
|5-10 Minutes||Historical overview of autism related to speech and music|
|10-25 Minutes||Neuroanatomy and physiology of speech and music functioning|
|25-50 Minutes||Music-based interventions for speech/language treatment|
|50-55 Minutes||Resources for music development|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Kathleen Howland, PhD, CCC-SLP
Kathleen M. Howland has specialized in neuroscience as a way of understanding both the clinical interventions we use and the outcomes we seek to achieve. She earned her Master’s and PhD at the University of South Carolina. She has practiced in many clinical areas, especially autism and neurorehabilitation. In addition to being a speech-language pathologist, she is a music therapist. She is a professor at Berklee College in Boston.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory 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.
California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.
Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.