This course will provide strategies and resources for delivering evidence-based services for people living with moderate to severe aphasia. The Life Participation Approach to Aphasia will be used to set the stage for collaborative goal setting and development of intervention - including communication partner training - targeting personally meaningful outcomes.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain at least two key factors and resources for collaborative goal setting for persons with moderate to severe aphasia.
- After this course, participants will be able to list at least three evidence-based intervention practices useful in working with people with moderate to severe aphasia.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify at least two resources available to support clinicians in training family members and other partners in communicating with someone with moderate to severe aphasia.
|5-10 Minutes||Overview of Life Participation Approach to Aphasia|
|10-25 Minutes||Assessment and Collaborative Goal Development|
|25-40 Minutes||Evidence-based intervention Techniques and Resources|
|40-55 Minutes||Communication Partner Training Techniques and Resources|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Katie Strong, PhD, CCC-SLP
Katie Strong, PhD, CCC-SLP is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Central Michigan University. Her research explores how therapists can support people with aphasia and TBI rebuild their identity by co-constructing stories about who they are. Katie has degrees from Washington State University, Kansas State University and Western Michigan University. Katie is a founding member of the Lansing Area Aphasia Support Group. She is the owner of Strong Speech Consulting, Inc., a member of the Aphasia Task Force for the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine and a regular host of the Aphasia Access Conversations Podcast.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
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