This course will explore the speech production of highly unintelligible Spanish-speaking children along with recommended assessment and intervention practices. Phonological patterns and deviations will be discussed and case examples of transcribed productions will be analyzed. Recommendations for intervention will include considerations for pattern-oriented approaches as well as optimal practice words for treatment.
Course created on April 4, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to list at least three commonly occurring phonological deviations in the speech productions of Spanish-speaking children with highly unintelligible speech.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify at least three critical factors for conducting an evidence-based phonological assessment of Spanish-speaking children.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe five important considerations for choosing Spanish target words for intervention.
|5-20 Minutes||Assessment - Overview of deviation patterns|
|20-30 Minutes||Assessment - Case examples and analysis|
|30-45 Minutes||Intervention - Overview of target selection|
|45-55 Minutes||Intervention - Case examples and recommendations|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Raul F. Prezas, PhD, CCC-SLP
Raul Prezas, PhD, CCC-SLP, is Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Stephen F. Austin State University in Texas. He has several years of clinical experience in the university, public school, and home health settings; particularly working with bilingual children and their families. His research interests include bilingual phonological acquisition, bilingual/multilingual assessment and treatment, phonological treatment models/outcomes, multicultural issues, and school-based issues.
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