Person-centered care is emphasized as a best practice in general health care as well as speech-language pathology. This course is an introduction for SLPs treating adults, to show how simple choices for each step of the clinical process can lead to a person-centered approach and highly meaningful, functional therapy.
Course created on June 21, 2018
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how person-centered care differs from the medical model that was previously emphasized in speech-language pathology.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to use Goal Attainment Scaling and different measurable factors to write functional, person-centered goals.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 5 evidence-based cognitive-communication interventions that can be integrated with personally relevant stimuli.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and basics for Person-Centered Care|
|5-15 Minutes||Medical Model vs Person-Centered Care Model|
|15-25 Minutes||Person-Centered Evaluation Techniques|
|25-35 Minutes||Person-Centered Goal-Setting Frameworks|
|35-45 Minutes||Integrating Personally relevant stimuli with evidence-based Interventions|
|45-50 Minutes||Personally relevant home programs|
|50-55 Minutes||Challenges, Barriers, & Solutions|
|55-60 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 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area)
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA AudiologyOnline, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
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.