The clinical presentation of progressive apraxia of speech and aphasia will be described. Recommendations for management of this condition will be provided. This course is presented in partnership with Rush University.
Course created on July 30, 2015
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the clinical presentation of progressive apraxia of speech and aphasia in a complex case of neurodegenerative disease.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the speech and language characteristics of progressive apraxia of speech and aphasia.
- After this course, participants will be able to provide recommendations for the management of the disorder.
|5-15 Minutes||Case History & Background Literature|
|15-25 Minutes||Assessment Findings|
|25-30 Minutes||Impressions and Diagnoses|
|30-40 Minutes||Review of Literature|
|40-50 Minutes||Recommendations & Family Education|
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Richard K. Peach, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC - ANCDS
Richard K. Peach, PhD is Professor of Communication Disorders and Sciences, Neurological Sciences, and Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Peach is a Fulbright Scholar and a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. He is former editor of the American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology and is board certified in neurologic communication disorders in adults by the Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences. Prior to his appointment at Rush University, he was a member of the faculties of Emory University and the University of Georgia.
Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented in partnership with Rush University Medical Center.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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